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Ideas of Galen, by Text

[Greek, 129 - 200, Born at Pergamum. Settled in Rome at the age of 40, and died there. Doctor and medical thinker, who left many writings.]

169 On Medical Experience
p.42 Galen's medicine followed the mean; each illness was balanced by opposite treatment [Hacking]
170 On Hippocrates and Plato
p.243 Galen showed by experiment that the brain controls the body [Hankinson]
5.5.8 p.415 Each part of the soul has its virtue - pleasure for appetite, success for competition, and rectitude for reason