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Background Information

1.) Wars- Destroyed R PH System
2.) Med Lib Destroyed
3.) Invading Tribes- Couldn't Read
4.) War= Important--> Money On Army

After:
Church- Unis
Trained Docs- War
Scholars Trav

2

Christian Help/Hinder

Helped
Duty to Help sick
Preserved Ancient-Translated

Hinder
Diss- Banned
Never Question- Ancient Work
Supp- Gal& Hipp
Sick- Punishment

3

Muslim Help/Hinder

Helped
Duty to Help Sick
Education- Important= Translated
Al-Razi & Ibn Sina Books

Hinder
Diss-Banned
Supp Galen/Hipp

4

Acceptance

Galen- Rediscovered
Church= Galens Work= Fitted with Chris ideas- 'Creator'
God Created all Humans + Oragns Perfectly
Galen- Correct/Unable to Improve/Unchallenged

5

Combination Of Nat/Super Nat Beliefs
Natural Expl
Smells
4 humors
Nat Treatments
3 for 4 Hum
Super Nat Ex
Astrology
G Pun
Super Nat Tre
Pray
Beating

1.) Discouraged Science
Encouraged Supernat + Superstition
Combined SN+ N

6

Bubonic Plague

Infec Flea Bites
Cold + Tired
Buboes Appeared Arm/Groin (Pus)
Blisters/Head-aches/Fever
Death: 4-7 Days

7

Pnemonic Plague

Attacked Lungs/ Coughed Blood
Coughing= Spread
1/2 days

8

Responses To Black Death

No Understanding where it was coming from/why happening
No Sci Tech
Blame: Astrology/ Jews/ 4 Hum
Cleaning= Sum Responses helped

9

Development In Surgery

War=Common
Barber Surgeons= Likely to be on Battle field
Tools/ Minor Surgeries
Physicians= Forbidden
Operations= Dangerous