Celestial lancets : a history and rationale of acupuncture and moxa / Lu Gwei-Djen and Joseph Needham ; with a new introduction by Vivienne Lo.

  • Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge 2002
Physical description
1 online resource (li, 427 pages)
  • 9780203462256
  • 9781136612510
  • 9781136612558
  • 9781136612565
  • 9781138137165
  • 9780700714582
  • First published by Cambridge University Press in 1980.
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 324-381) and index.
  • 1. Introduction -- 2. The ching-lo system and its classical theory -- 3. Historical growth of the system -- 4. Moxibustion -- 5. Therapy and analgesia : physiological interpretations -- 6. Influences on other cultures -- 7. The lore of vital spots -- 8. Conclusions.
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