Philosophy of Medicine: Reframing the Past, Rethinking the Future

PhD in Cognitive Science and Philosophy of Science and Technology, Department of Philosophy of Science and Technology, Institute for Humanities and Cultural Studies, Tehran, Iran


The philosophy of medicine is a rapidly growing and progressing branch of philosophy; however, in order for it to remain a distinct field of inquiry, I propose historical reframing based on reflection on its roots and development. In other words, understanding its history is a way to give perspective to the contemporary issues of philosophy of medicine and shape its future...

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