Medicine in China: A History of Ideas
In the first comprehensive and analytical study of therapeutic concepts and practices in China, Paul Unschuld traces the history of documented health care from its earliest extant records to present developments.
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The Foundation of Theocratic Rule
Buddhism and Indian Medicine
Medicine in TwentiethCentury China
Primary Texts in Translation
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Chinese Primary Sources
List of Chinese Characters
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