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Medicine in China

A History of Ideas, 25th Anniversary Edition, With a New Preface

Paul U. Unschuld (Author)

Available worldwide

Paperback, 464 pages
ISBN: 9780520266131
June 2010
$34.95, £24.95
In the first comprehensive and analytical study of therapeutic concepts and practices in China, Paul Unschuld traced the history of documented health care from its earliest extant records to present developments. This edition is updated with a new preface which details the immense ideological intersections between Chinese and European medicines in the past 25 years.
Paul U. Unschuld is Professor and Director of the Horst-Goertz Endowment Institute for the Theory, History, and Ethics of Chinese Life Sciences at Charité-Medical University Berlin.

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