Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine: Roots of Modern Practice by Charles Buck

By Charles Buck

Charles dollar attracts on 3 many years of research, perform and instructing during this publication to supply a correct and fascinating account of the origins of acupuncture and chinese language drugs. From its pre-Han dynasty roots to chinese language drugs as we all know it at the present time, dollar covers the major texts, the most students and the strategies they've got contributed, emphasising those who are extra correct to clinicians wishing to appreciate the real culture. the data provided is predicated on assorted assets together with unique translations of chinese language resources and interpretations of the paintings of many in demand clinical sinologists. With Buck's lucid and interesting type, Roots of recent perform offers an available and authoritative source that might aid practitioners and scholars deepen their figuring out of this nice clinical tradition.

A sensible and sleek appreciation of China's clinical knowledge, this ebook might be of serious worth to scholars and practitioners of chinese language medication and acupuncture, and somebody drawn to the roots of this time-honoured medicine.

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