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The concepts of health and disease : from the viewpoint of four cultures / edited by Fengli Lan and Friedrich G. Wallner.

Author/creator Concepts of Health and Disease (Congress) (2013 : Vienna, Austria)
Other author/creatorLan, Fengli.
Other author/creatorWallner, Friedrich, 1945-
Format Electronic and Book
Publication InfoNordhausen Verlag Traugott Bautz GmbH, 2014.
Description352 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Supplemental Content Full text available from Ebook Central - Academic Complete
Series Libri nigri ; 46
Libri nigri ; 46. ^A1286809
Contents Chapter 1. Analysis of and on Chinese Medicine; Lan / Wallner -- Triple Jiao: Having a Name but No Shape?; Lan / Wallner -- Transmitting Trend of Chinese Medicine in the West: From Skills to Way; Lishan -- The Whole -- The Starting Point of Understanding Disease in TCM; Hiekel -- Traditionelle Chinesische Medizin -- ein paralleles Forschungsprogramm ; Chapter 2. European Reflections on Problems of Health and Medicine; Holzenthal -- Culture and Medicine in the Philosophical Materialism and Constructive Realism -- Schulz -- How can different medical systems be true at the same time? Popper, Feyerabend and Wallner about truth and method Cerezo -- North by Northwest: The Search for Objectivity in the Origins of Modern Western Medicine; Khroutski -- What can neo-Aristotelian ideas contribute to establish an Integrative medicine?; Kl√ľnger -- Anthroposophic medicine (AM )A short introduction into basic concepts; Hashi -- Dr. Morita's Psychophysical Therapy Influenced by Zen Buddhism / A Comparison of the Thinking Principles of Morita and the Cognitive Scientist M. Schlick -- Chapter 3. The Special Situation of Psychotherapy; Greiner -- Tools of Experimental Hermeneutics in Psychotherapy Science; Chapter 4. The Buddhist Perspective; Mahanarongchai -- The Wheel of Life and Buddhist Understanding of Health; Sirikanchana -- Thai Buddhism on Health; Chaiyasuj -- Thai Traditional Medicine in Thailand Health System; Chapter 5 Aspects of Health from the Viewpoint of Islamic Culture and Philosophy; Khodayarifard / Afrooz / Fatemi / Abedini -- Spiritual-Religious Family Therapy: History, Theoretical and Experimental Bases and its Techniques and Principles -- Zarghami-Hamrah -- Mental health in intellectual/peripatetic attitude in Islamic philosophy With an emphasis on ideas by Ibn Miskawayh: Strangification of the doctrine of the mean?
General note"This book offers the highlights of the conference: Concepts of Health and Disease from the Viewpoint of Four Cultures"--Page 10.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references.
Access restrictionAvailable only to authorized users.
Technical detailsMode of access: World Wide Web
LanguageIncludes some German and Chinese.
Genre/formElectronic books.

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