Article ID: CBB719647637

Il colore dei sogni e delle passioni (2020)

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In the vast panorama of literature on dreams and their interpretation, this work aims to open a small but significant glimpse into the presence of the dream in some medical and non-medical works produced in the Arabic language, particularly between the 9th and 15th centuries. In the Islamic medicine of the Middle Ages (scientific, prophetic and spiritual), as well as in ancient medicine, researching in a book the relationship between medicine and colour means investigating the chapters in which the signs (almt, dalil) of health and illness are mentioned. Among these signs, a role of not negligible importance is played by those concerning the relationship between the physical body and the soul; from the body to the soul (the colours of dreams), and from the soul to the body (the colours appearing on the body caused by vices, and passions, and emotions). This work is devoted to these themes, and is based primarily on the study of texts: passages taken from different authors, which, translated and commented, are the clearest explanation of a not easy subject.

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Authors & Contributors
Lamoreaux, John C.
Freudenthal, Gad
Grudzen, Gerald J.
Boys-Stones, G. R.
Swain, Simon
Lenz, T. S.
Journals
Galenos: Rivista di Filologia dei Testi Medici Antichi
Medicina nei Secoli - Arte e Scienza
Arabic Sciences and Philosophy
Early Science and Medicine: A Journal for the Study of Science, Technology and Medicine in the Pre-modern Period
Micrologus: Nature, Sciences and Medieval Societies
Publishers
State University of New York Press
Edwin Mellen Press
Oxford University Press
Brepols
SISMEL edizioni del Galluzzo
Cambridge University Press
Concepts
Medicine
Arab/Islamic world, civilization and culture
Arabic language
Islam
Translations
Manuscripts
People
Galen
Ibn Tibbon, Shmuel
'Ali ibn Ridwan
Chaucer, Geoffrey
Hunain Ibn Ishaq, Abu Zaid, Al-'Ibadi
ben Samuel, Hillel
Time Periods
Medieval
Ancient
Early modern
13th century
Modern
Places
Europe
Italy
Greece
England
Middle and Near East
Rome
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