Lege Artis Medicinae

[The state of Hungarian medical literature in the 19th century]

KAPRONCZAY Katalin

DECEMBER 25, 1991

Lege Artis Medicinae - 1991;1(18)

[The scientific life of the first decades of the 19th century was also paralysed by the current political situation in the country. The measures of the police state following the suppression of the Jacobin movement had a negative impact on the functioning of educational institutions, censorship hindered publishing activities, and social gatherings, forbidden by police measures, did not even allow the establishment of scientific societies and associations. The compulsory use of Latin and German in public and academic life hindered the cultivation of the sciences in their mother tongues. Thus, the Hungarian medical and natural sciences language did not develop. ]

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