Traditional Chinese Medicine: Heritage and Adaptation
Title: Traditional Chinese Medicine: Heritage and Adaptation
Author: Paul U. Unschuld
Translator: Bridie Andrews
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Publish Date: January 09, 2018
Pages: 184 pages
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.