Thure von Uexküll

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Thure von Uexküll 1915 with his father

Thure von Üxküll (March 15, 1908, Heidelberg – September 29, 2004, Freiburg) was a German scholar of psychosomatic medicine and biosemiotics. He has developed the approach of his father, Jakob von Uexküll, in the study of living systems and applied it in medicine.

Career[edit]

1955–1965
Director of the Medical Outpatient Department at the University of Giessen
1966–1977
Director of the Department of Internal Medicine and Psychosomatics at the University of Ulm

Awards[edit]

Honorary Doctor of the University of Tartu (1994)

Works[edit]

  • Der Sinn des Lebens (with Jakob von Uexküll). Godesberg: H.Küpper (1947).
  • Psychosomatic Medicine. München: Urban & Schwarzenberg (1997).
  • Theorie der Humanmedizin (with Wolfgang Wesiack). München: Urban & Schwarzenberg (1998).

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