Men in Pain: Masculinity, Medicine and the 'Miracles' of St. Artemios

Alwis, Anne P (2012) Men in Pain: Masculinity, Medicine and the 'Miracles' of St. Artemios. Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies, 36 (1). pp. 1-19. ISSN 0307-0131. E-ISSN 1749-625X. (doi:https://doi.org/10.1179/030701312X13238617305536) (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided)

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Abstract

The miracles of St. Artemios, which reveal a catalogue of men who are in severe pain and who express their anguish volubly, are analysed to provide two methodological frameworks (anthropological and medical), within which to investigate the masculinity of these ‘ordinary’ Byzantine men.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled keywords: Miracles, saints, medicine, masculinity, Byzantium
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion
B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BR Christianity
D History General and Old World
D History General and Old World > DE The Mediterranean Region. The Greco-Roman World
Divisions: Faculties > Humanities > School of European Culture and Languages
Depositing User: Anne Alwis
Date Deposited: 04 Aug 2014 09:07 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Jun 2017 09:08 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/42079 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Alwis, Anne P: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-5688-4381
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