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Author Hsu, Elisabeth, author
Title Pulse diagnosis in early Chinese medicine : the telling touch / Elisabeth Hsu ; with an annotated translation of The Memoir of Chunyu Yi (Canggong Zhuan) in the 105th chapter of the records of the historian (Shi ji, ca 86 BCE) by Sima Qian, and an anthropological analysis of the first ten medical case histories
Imprint Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2010
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  RC74 H873 2010    DUE 01-31-21    30530001054972
 Modern History Library  616.0754 H873    AVAILABLE    30550100494721
 人文社會聯圖  RC76 .H79 2010    AVAILABLE    30600020100740
Descript xv, 404 pages : map ; 24 cm
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unmediated n rdamedia
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Series University of Cambridge oriental publications ; 68
University of Cambridge oriental publications ; no. 68
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Framing the field. Introduction ; The questions ; Diagnosis and medicine in the Warring States and the early Han ; Conceptions of the body in the Warring States and the early Han ; Discussion -- The memoir of Chunyu Yi in Shi ji 105. Outline of the memoir (Canggong zhuan) ; Translation of the memoir of Chunyu Yi ; Commentators and commentaries to the memoir ; Map of Chunyu Yi's itineraries -- Translation and interpretation of the medical case histories 1-10 in the memoir of Chunyu Yi. Text structure semantics ; Case 1 : coagulated blood in the liver ; Case 2 : qi trapped in the chest ; Case 3 : cold waters congealing into a mass ; Case 4 : hot waters dispersing as sweat pearls ; Case 5 : the queen dowager's overexposure to yang ; Case 6 : a body form in dissolution, delirium and death ; Case 7 : a lethal constipation ; Case 8 : a deadly diarrhoea ; Case 9 : the king of Jibei's overabsorption of yin ; Case 10 : two cases in one : qi went into the abdomen ; Discussion of the medical case histories 1-10
Subject Chunyu, Yi, ca. 216-ca. 154 B.C
Sima, Qian, ca. 145-ca. 86 B.C
Physical diagnosis -- China -- History -- Early works to 1800 -- History and criticism
Medicine, Chinese -- History -- Early works to 1800 -- History and criticism
China -- History -- Han dynasty, 202 B.C.-220 A.D. -- Biography -- History and criticism
Pulse
Diagnosis
Medicine, Chinese Traditional
Alt Author Sima, Qian, approximately 145 B.C.-approximately 86 B.C. Shi ji. Juan 105 Bianque Canggong zhuan. English
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