Traditional Chinese Medicine: Heritage and Adaptation
Contributors: Paul U Unschuld (Author), Bridie Andrews (Translator)
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Pub Date: January 09, 2018
This book explains the ideas and practice of Chinese medicine from its beginnings in antiquity to today. Paul U. Unschuld describes medicine's close connection with politics and society, bringing together texts, techniques, and worldviews to understand changing Chinese attitudes toward healing and the significance of traditional medicine today.