• The Universality of Science and Traditional Chinese Medicine

    1 month ago - By Springer

    Abstract
    This paper represents a philosophical appraisal of Traditional Chinese Medicine from the point of view of the philosophy of science. As it is generally the case with other versions of Traditional Medicine, rather than a coherent research program Traditional Chinese Medicine constitutes an array of various techniques and practices coupled with a diversity of very different speculative doctrines regarding the physiological structure of certain body parts as well as the purported etiology of disease and malfunction. This chapter starts off by describing some of the theoretical...
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