An Introductory Reader
Original texts compiled with an introduction, commentary and notes by Andrew Maendl
This a small book that is nonetheless potent with an excellent selection of Steiner’s key lectures and essays on the topic of the medical arts. If you are looking for a readable overview of the basic tenants of anthroposophical medicine, you’ve found your book.
- true human nature as a basis for medical practice;
- the science of knowing;
- the mission of reverence;
- the four temperaments;
- the bridge between universal spirituality and the physical;
- the constellation of the supersensible bodies;
- the invisible human within us: the pathology underlying therapy;
- cancer and mistletoe, and aspects of psychiatry;
- case history questions: diagnosis and therapy;
- anthroposophic medicine in practice: and three case histories.