19 January 1989
Show More The Essential Book of Traditional Chinese Medicine. Vol. I: Theory by Liu Yanchi, translated by Fang Tingyu and Chen Laidi.
Columbia, 305 pp., $40, April 1988, 9780231061964Show More
The Essential Book of Traditional Chinese Medicine. Vol. II: Clinical Practice by Liu Yanchi, translated by Fang Tingyu and Chen Laidi.
Columbia, 479 pp., £80, April 1988, 0 231 06518 3Show More
Traditional Medicine in Contemporary China by Nathan Sivin.
University of Michigan Centre for Chinese Studies, 549 pp., $22.50, September 1987, 0 89264 073 1Show More
“... instead as dynamic moments in continuous cycles of growth and decay, rising and falling, disintegration and re-integration, marks of the fruitful antagonisms of conflicting principles. Above all, as NathanSivin emphasises in the major introduction to his translation of the Revised Outline of Chinese Medicine (1972), the entire terminology employed by traditional Chinese medicine, including such ...”