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The expressiveness of the body and the divergence of Greek and Chinese medicine
AuthorKuriyama Shigehisa 栗山茂久, 1954-
Pub. LocationNew YorkPublisherZone Books
Date1999Phys. Desc.340 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
LocationDirector's OfficeCall NumberR723.K87 1999
The expressiveness of the body and the divergence of Greek and Chinese medicine / Shigehisa Kuriyama.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-329) and index.

Styles of touching--Grasping the language of life--Expressiveness of words--Styles of Seeing--Muscularity and identity--Expressiveness of colors--Styles of being--Blood and life--Wind and self.
Keywords: Comparative Anatomy; medical texts, internal organs, the body in art.

Subject(s)Medicine, Chinese--Philosophy
Medicine, Greek and Roman--Philosophy
Human body--Social aspects
Human anatomy--China
Human anatomy--Greece
Medicine--Philosophy
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #10608
ISBN0942299884 ; 9780942299885LCCN98-37210OCLC39796519