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Anthroposophic Medicine & Therapy Guides Series

Foundations of Anthroposophical Medicine

A Training Manual

February 2001
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  • Publisher
    Floris Books
  • Published
    1st February 2001
  • ISBN 9780863154171
  • Language English
  • Pages 320 pp.

A comprehensive textbook for doctors undertaking courses in anthroposophic medicine. It includes chapters on the philosophical foundations of anthroposophical medicine; developing dynamic perception; polarities; metamorphosis; working with the texts of Rudolf Steiner; and the anthropsophical path of inner development.

C O N T E N T S:

1. “The Art and Science of Medicine,” Anton Dekkers
2. “A Philosophical Foundation of Anthroposophical Medicine,” Erik Baars
3. “Developing Dynamic Perception,” Guus van der Bie
4. “Dynamic Morphology and Embryology,” Jaap van der Wal
5. “Polarities: Projective Geometry,” Ferdie Amons
6. “Metamorphosis: Essence and Manifestation,” Guus van der Bie
7. “Observing Nature and Studying the Elements,” Guus van der Bie
8. “The Anthroposophical View of the Human Being,” Arie Bos &
“Pathology and Therapy,” Guus van der Bie
9. “Working with the Texts of Rudolf Steiner,” Anton Dekkers
10. “The Anthroposophical Path of Inner Development,” M. van Bree, G. van der Bie, M. Huber


Guus van der Bie

Guus van der Bie, M.D., is an anthroposophical general practitioner in Holland. Previously a university teacher, he works part time as a Goethean scientist at the Louis Bolk Instituut, teaching and writing for doctors and students.

Machteld Huber

Dr. Machteld Huber works in research on nutritional quality and health at the Louis Bolk Instituut in Holland. For more than ten years she has also taught at and coordinated the Dutch Anthroposophical Seminar for doctors.