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Paul U. Unschuld

Full Name: Paul U. Unschuld
Number of Works: 19
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ISBN: 0912111550, 9780912111551
Keywords: medicine, chinese
Pages: 133
Published: 1997
  • Rating: 60%

Though not a history book, this is the work of an historian and is written from an historian's point of view, explaining events against the background of the life of the times in China. It introduces each element of Chinese medical knowledge, each phase of its development in the light of the intelectual, social, political, and economic soil from which it sprang, and shows how the concepts of Chinese medicine were able to gain acceptance and how, despite its gradual evolution, its basic features remained stable for 2000 years. Aside from the wealth of information it contains about the nature an
ISBN: 0520266986, 9780520266988
Keywords: huang, volumes, wen, jing, nei, paul, project, editor, general, unschuld, classic, annotated, translation, inner, basic, questions
Pages: 1556
Published: 2011
  • Rating: 80%

A foundation of Chinese life sciences and medicine, the Huang Di Nei Jing Su Wen is now available for the first time in a complete, fully annotated English translation. Also known as Su Wen, or The Yellow Emperor's Inner Classic, this influential work came into being over a long period reaching from the 2nd century bce to the 8th century ce. Combining the views of different schools, it relies exclusively on natural law as conceptualized in yin/yang and Five Agents doctrines to define health and disease, and repeatedly emphasizes personal responsibility for the length and quality of one's life.
ISBN: 0520266137, 9780520266131
Keywords: ideas, history, china, medicine
Pages: 464
Published: 2010

In the first comprehensive and analytical study of therapeutic concepts and practices in China, Paul Unschuld traces the history of documented health care from its earliest extant records to present developments.
ISBN: 0520257669, 9780520257665
Keywords: healing, approaches, eastern, western, medicine
Pages: 256
Published: 2003

What Is Medicine? Western and Eastern Approaches to Healing is the first comparative history of two millennia of Western and Chinese medicine from their beginnings in the centuries BCE through present advances in sciences like molecular biology and in Western adaptations of traditional Chinese medicine. In his revolutionary interpretation of the basic forces that undergird shifts in medical theory, Paul U. Unschuld relates the history of medicine in both Europe and China to changes in politics, economics, and other contextual factors. Drawing on his own extended research of Chinese primary so
ISBN: 3540437401, 9783540437406
Keywords: band, einfhrung, den, sprachaufbau, alltag, und, sprachkurs, fr, medizin, chinesisch
Pages: 482
Published: 2002

Chinesisch Wort für Wort. Durch schrittweisen Aufbau eines neuen Satzes lernt der Leser schon nach kurzer Zeit, Chinesisch zu sprechen und zu verstehen. Anhand der Dialoge des ersten Bandes wird in diesem Buch mit einer neuartigen didaktischen Methode der Sprachaufbau deutlich gemacht. Farbliche Hervorhebungen, chinesische Schriftzeichen, leicht nachvollziehbare Lautschrift - so wird es auch für Anfänger ein Leichtes, sich flüssig zu unterhalten. Besonders hilfreich sind die gesundheitsbezogenen Vokabeln und Redewendungen. Also ein unverzichtbares Buch für alle, die in absehbarer Zeit nac