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Chinese Medicine, Classical And Pre– Modern (62 products)

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101 Concepts in Chinese Medicine

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Aspects of Spirit

Hun Po, Jing Shen, Yi Zhi

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In this text the author explores the development of human consciousness through the classical Chinese literature. From an early understanding of the spirits as forces of nature, through reverence and propitiation of the ancestors, there was a gradual recognition that human beings are responsible for their own destiny, and that it is through the adaptation...

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Chinese Life Sciences: Introductory Readings in Classical Chinese Medicine

By (author)  Paul U. Unschuld

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This work offers a selection of sixty texts with vocabulary and translation, compiled and translated from 33 classics including the Huang Di Nei Jing, Yi Xue, Nan Jing, Shi Ji, San Yin Lun, Shang Han Lun, Ben Cao Gan Mu, and Pi Wei Lun. The texts are presented in ten lessons. Each lesson provides information on the issues that have...

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Chinese Medicine from the Classics- A Beginner's Guide

By (author)  Sandra Hill

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The Huangdi Neijing, the Yellow Emperor’s Inner Classic, is the foundation text of Chinese medicine. This book provides an introduction to the medicine of the Neijing and is a guide to the Monkey Press series ‘Chinese Medicine from the Classics’. It discusses the basic philosophical...

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Chinese Traditional Healing 3 Volume Set

The Berlin Collections of Manuscript Volumes from the 16th through the Early 20th Century

By (author)  Paul U Unschuld
By (author)  Jin-Sheng Zheng

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Research on past knowledge, practices, personnel and institutions of Chinese health care has focused on printed text for many decades. The Berlin collections of handwritten Chinese volumes on health and healing from the past 400 years provide a hitherto unprecedented access to...

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Classic of Difficulties

A Translation of the Nan Jing

Translated by  Bob Flaws

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This book is a pocket-sized translation of the Nan Jing. Written in the late Han Dynasty, the Nan Jing is one of the four foundation classics of Chinese medicine. Its full title in Chinese is the Huang Di Ba Shi Yi Nan Jing (The Yellow Emperor's Eighty-one...

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Dictionary of the Ben Cao Gang Mu

Volume 1: Chinese Historical Illness Terminology

Edited by  Paul U. Unschuld

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The Ben cao gang mu, compiled in the second half of the sixteenth century by a team led by the physician Li Shizhen (1518-1593) on the basis of previously published books and contemporary knowledge, is the largest encyclopedia of natural history in a long tradition on Chinese...

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Dictionary of the Ben Cao Gang Mu Vol II

By (author)  Paul U. Unschuld
By (author)  Hua Linfu

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The Ben cao gang mu, compiled in the second half of the sixteenth century by a team led by the physician Li Shizhen (1518-1593) on the basis of previously published books and contemporary knowledge, is the largest encyclopedia of natural history in a long tradition of Chinese materia medica works. Its description of almost 1,900 pharmaceutically...

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Dictionary of the Huangdi Neijing Suwen

By (author)  Hermann Tessenau
By (author)  Paul U Unschuld

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This Dictionary is a result of a project, initiated in 1988, to generate an annotated English translation of the Huang Di Nei Jing Su Wen, a seminal text on the theory and clinical application of ancient Chinese medicine. For the first time in the history of Western interest in the early origins of Chinese life sciences academic and non-academic users...

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Discussion of Cold Damage (Shang Han Lun)

Commentaries and Clinical Applications

By (author)  Guohui Liu
By (author)  Henry McCann

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Scholar and medical doctor, Guohui Liu, presents a new and detailed translation of the Chinese classic Shang Han Lun. He provides a line by line translation of the text with extensive commentary and descriptions of the clinical applications. The book includes the 112 formulas and...

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The Divine Farmer's Materia Medica

A Translation of the Shen Nong Ben Cao Jing

By (author)  Shou-Zhong Yang

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The Shen Nong Ben Cao Jing (The Divine Farmer’s Materia Medica Classic) is one of the three foundation books of Chinese medicine. The Nei Jing (Inner Classic) established the theoretical foundations of Chinese medicine and especially acupuncture and moxibustion. The Shen Nong Ben...

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Divine Farmer's Materia Medica - Shen Nong Ben Cao

By (author)  Sabine Wilms, tr

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This text is a literal translation of one of the earliest and  most important classics of Chinese medicine and natural science: the Shén Nóng Běncǎo Jīng   神農本草經 or "Divine Farmer's Classic of Materia Medica." Compiled in the third century CE but undoubtedly much older in content, it contains information on...

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Double Aspect of the Heart

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Within Chinese medicine, the heart is presented as having a double aspect - two functions, two energetic qualities, two meridians. In this book, Elisabeth Rochat de la Vallee explores this double aspect of the heart – the heart/mind that regulates emotions and acts as the dwelling...

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Eight Extraordinary Meridians

By (author)  Claude Larre

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This book presents an examination of the eight extraordinary meridians from the texts of the Neijing, the Nanjing, and their commentaries. The first section provides an overview of meridians as revealing the basic interaction of yin and yang within the body, providing the foundation for the movement of qi and the underlying framework for the main meridian...

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Essence Spirit Blood and Qi

By (author)  Claude Larre

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Drawn from lectures given at their popular seminar series, this book presents translated passages from the Ling Shu and the Su Wen along with the insights, observations, and philosophical reflections of the authors which are rooted in their textual studies of classical Chinese texts, and which focus on the "four treasures," as indicated by the title.

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Essential Subtleties on the Silver Sea: Yin-hai Jing-wei

By (author)  Paul Unschuld
By (author)  Gen JurKovacs

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Here is the first translation into English of the complete Yin-hai jing-wei, a classic 15th century text on Chinese ophthalmology. As one of the few original manuscripts on traditional Chinese medicine translated into a Western language, this work offers an unprecedented view of the practice of medicine, and specifically eye care, in pre-modern...

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Essential Texts in Chinese Medicine

The Single Idea in the Mind of the Yellow Emperor

By (author)  Richard Bertschinger

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This selection of the key texts on Chinese medicine, taken from the Huangdi Neijing (the Yellow Emperor’s Medical Classic), provides the passage vital for students and practitioners to understand and work with in their practice today.

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Essential Woman: Female Health & Fertility in Chin Classical

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An understanding of women's health is essential to modern Chinese medical practice, yet it has rarely been studied from the classics. In this unique book Elisabeth Rochat draws on a range of Chinese texts both well-known and more obscure. Beginning with the balance of blood and qi she moves on to examine the different roles played by the zang fu and...

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Extraordinary Fu

By (author)  Claude Larre

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Claude Larre's visionary understanding of the philosophical and cultural background of classical Chinese medicine and Elisabeth Rochat's thorough knowledge of the Chinese medical classics provide a unique insight into the foundations of Chinese medicine. Here they turn their attention to the six extraordinary fu: brain, marrow, bones, mai, gallbladder,...

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Forgotten Traditions of Ancient Chinese Medicine

By (author)  Paul U Unschuld

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Here is a text for scholars, for students of Chinese language and culture, and for those clinicians (particularly herbalists) who recognize a relationship between their clinical skill and their understanding of Chinese thought. The author, Hsu Ta-Chun, wrote in the 18th century immediately prior to the introduction of Western science and medicine to...

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Foundations of Theory for Ancient Chinese Medicine

Shang Han Lun and Contemporary Medical Texts

By (author)  Gaohui Liu
By (author)  Charles Buck

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Discussions of Cold Damage (Shang Han Lun) and contemporary texts of ancient China form the bedrock of modern Chinese medicine practice, yet these texts contain many concepts that are either hard to understand or confusing. Based on over 30 years’ medical practice, and study...

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Fu Qing-Zhu's Gynecology

By (author)  Shou-Zhong Yang
By (author)  Da-Wei Liu

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Fu Qing-zhu's Gynecology is perhaps the single most famous book on traditional Chinese gynecology and obstetrics. Dating from the early Qing dynasty, this book established many of the disease mechanisms and pattern diagnoses now standard in contemporary Chinese gynecology....

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Gold Mirrors and Tongue Reflections

The Cornerstone Classics of Chinese Medicine Tongue Diagnosis - The Ao Shi Shang Han Jin Jing Lu, and The Shang Han She Jian

By (author)  Ioannis Solos

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Two of the major texts in the history of tongue diagnosis are presented and put into context in this volume. The author provides an excellent overview of the tongue diagnosis theories in the major classics prior to the Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368), and discusses significant developments...

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The Great Intent

Acupuncture Odes, Songs and Rhymes

By (author)  Jizhou Yang
Translated by  Richard Bertschinger

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Songs and rhymes have been used by physicians for centuries in China as a means of memorising and passing on methods of practice and behaviour, moral attitudes, effective points, diagnostic tips and rules of thumb. These newly translated poems offer a rich insight into the life and thought of these...

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Heart Approach to Gynecology: Essentials in Verse

Fu Ke Xin Fa Yao Jue

By (author)  Yu Shen

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The Fu Ke Xin Fa Yao Jue is the gynecology section of the imperial compilation known as the Golden Mirror of Orthodox Medicine, a comprehensive, 90-volume compendium of medical theory and practice compiled by court physicians in 1742 and used as a textbook for the Imperial Medical School in the Qing Dynasty. The Golden Mirror...

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