The Yellow Emperor's classic of internal medicine
University of California Press,
The Yellow Emperor's Classic has become a landmark in the history of Chinese civilization. In recent years, traditional medical practice has seen a dynamic revival in China and throughout many countries in the Western world. Elements of this time-honored therapy, including acupuncture and the harmony of human spirit with the natural world, have become part of mainstream medical practice; The Yellow Emperor's Classic provides the historical and philosophical foundation of this practice. Ilza Veith provides an extensive introduction to her monumental translation of this classic work, which is written in the form of a dialogue in which the emperor seeks information from his minister Ch'I-Po on all questions of health and the art of healing. A new foreword by Ken Rose places the translation in its historic contexts, underlining its significance to the Western world's understanding of Chinese medicine.
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|Grouping Title||yellow emperor s classic of internal medicine|
|Grouping Author||chapters 1 34 translated from the chinese with an|
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|subject_facet||Medicine, Chinese -- Early works to 1800|
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|title_full||The Yellow Emperor's classic of internal medicine. Chapters 1-34 translated from the Chinese with an introductory study by Ilza Veith|
|title_short||The Yellow Emperor's classic of internal medicine|