Robert Boyle and Medical Reform in the 17th Century
Introduce pupils to the work of Robert Boyle and his influence on medical practice through a series of informational texts and discussion questions.
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- Administer each section as part of a jigsaw reading or individual research assignment pertaining to seventeenth-century medical philosophy
- Other topics covered include Claudius Galen, Galenism, and medical philosophy
- Includes images of famous scientists and primary source documents
- The resource is primarily a vague reference text that will require the teacher to supplement with much more research and instruction
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