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dc.contributor.author Breathnach, Ciara
dc.contributor.author Walsh, Oonagh
dc.date.accessioned 2020-02-21T14:52:39Z
dc.date.available 2020-02-21T14:52:39Z
dc.date.issued 2014
dc.identifier.citation Breathnach, C. and Walsh O., (2014) 'Medical Humanities: new frontier or back to the past?' In: Margaret Kelleher and Jane Conroy(Eds.). Restating the Value of the Humanities. Dublin : Humanities Serving Irish Society. en_US
dc.identifier.isbn 9781905254811
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10344/8550
dc.description peer-reviewed en_US
dc.description.abstract In nomenclatural terms Medical Humanities is a relatively new discipline. Originating in the United States and Australia almost simultaneously, Medical Humanities is seen by many as a means of ‘making better doctors’ by adopting analytical and methodological strategies from the humanities and importing them into medical education. In the United States this remains its principal application and, as this definition from New York University’s School of Medicine suggests, it broadly encompasses the arts, humanities and social sciences: en_US
dc.language.iso eng en_US
dc.publisher Humanities Serving Irish Society Consortium en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Restarting the Value of the Humanities,Conroy, Jane & Kelleher, Margaret (eds);pp. 36-39
dc.subject medical humanities en_US
dc.subject strategies en_US
dc.subject medicine en_US
dc.title Medical humanities: new frontier or back to the past? en_US
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/bookPart en_US
dc.type.supercollection all_ul_research en_US
dc.type.supercollection ul_published_reviewed en_US
dc.date.updated 2020-02-21T14:46:11Z
dc.description.version PUBLISHED
dc.rights.accessrights info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess en_US
dc.internal.rssid 1559523
dc.internal.copyrightchecked Yes
dc.identifier.journaltitle Restating the Value of the Humanities
dc.description.status Peer reviewed


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