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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2014) 8 (1): 147–149.
Published: 01 March 2014
... compilation of twelve articles by scholars from Taiwan, China, and South Korea, traces the interactions between religion and medicine in East Asia from the seventeenth century BC to the post–World War II era. The book commences with a section on Daoist medical practices, then proceeds to Buddhism, and ends...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 137–141.
Published: 01 March 2012
... gaze to religion; Daoist studies specialists may find that while Lin draws on much of the major scholarship on his sources, his use of it is flat and does not engage the primary issues of dating or identification in Six Dynasties Daoism. The volume will be of particular interest to specialists in...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2014) 9 (1): 87–90.
Published: 01 November 2014
... commercial values of the knowledge of bodily practices. Chen's investigation of the varied aspects of nourishing life mainly contributes to two bodies of scholarship. First, previous scholarship narrowly considers the skills of nourishing life as part of a Daoist tradition, either tracing its...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2016) 10 (3): 315–319.
Published: 01 September 2016
... China in his contribution, sheds light on the other pieces of Chinese thought of the Axial Age. While giving insight into how Daoists and Confucianists viewed nature in opposition to culture, Roetz argues that Daoist literature defending the ideas of nature as a well-ordered chaos on which humans should...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2008) 2 (4): 525–543.
Published: 01 December 2008
... ‘internal’ martial art where ‘internal’ signals its emphasis on combat techniques blended with the practice of meditation and longevity exercises. The practice is associated with Confucian self-cultivation motifs and with Daoist ‘internal alchemy’ practices ( neidan ), including the type of calisthenic...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 577–580.
Published: 01 November 2012
... titles after their milk children ascended the throne, drawing opprobrium from male officials who criticized them for transgressing the boundaries of class and gender. Chapter 6 reveals the breadth and diversity of healing work carried out by female practitioners, including doctors, shamans, Daoist...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2012) 6 (2): 293–295.
Published: 01 June 2012
... examines in great detail the legal, religious, and medical aspects of (mis)treating patients and shows how the ill were stigmatized, cursed, and redeemed through Daoist and Buddhist beliefs and practices. Chapter 3 focuses on the popular practice of segregating the bodies infected with mafeng / li...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2008) 2 (4): 545–566.
Published: 01 December 2008
...; most notably, Daoist longevity and immortality techniques, Buddhist meditations, life-cultivation arts ( yangsheng ), medicine, and forms of the martial arts (e.g., taijiquan ) (Despeux 1989 , 2005 ; Engelhardt 2000 ; Frank 2006 ; Harper 1998 ; Kohn 1989 , 2000 , 2006 , 2007 ; Lo 2001...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 137–141.
Published: 01 March 2019
... creating a (somewhat strained) typology of largely standard STS orientations is really the best means. Why not experiment further with correlations, or with open-ended configurations and ever-changeable patterns (e.g., Jullien 1995 ), yin-yang geographies ( Farquhar, Lai, and Kramer 2017 ), or Daoist...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 1–8.
Published: 01 March 2012
... Politics of Traditional Medicine in Tanzania . Medical Anthropology 29 : 1 15 – 43 . Lekan Thomas 2004 . Imagining the Nation in Nature Landscape Preservation and German Identity, 1885–1945 . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press . Liu Xun 2009 . Daoist Modern...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2017) 11 (2): 239–250.
Published: 01 June 2017
... explored Daoism as entailing a “oneness” that offers “an immanent analytic of the human and the world.” Zhan, too, presents oneness as a future possibility for a new mode of engaging with the word, writing that “in spite of efforts to subsume the Daoist idea of oneness under Western thought or to turn it...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2009) 3 (4): 475–504.
Published: 01 December 2009
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2019) 13 (3): 367–389.
Published: 01 September 2019
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2008) 2 (4): 465–484.
Published: 01 December 2008
... after 1966. Qigong did not regain its official backing until, in 1978, a reformist government proclaimed the Four Modernisations ( sige xiandaihua 四個現代化). This did not mean that meditation practices derived from Daoist, Buddhist and Confucian traditions nor that those of the martial arts stopped to...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2014) 8 (1): 25–42.
Published: 01 March 2014
..., students, researchers, and consumers, even notwithstanding the fact that such medicine is (supposedly) based on the Daoist notion that language cannot access the greatest truths of the world ( WHO-WPR 2007 : 6). Despite all of the work that went into creating the IST-WPR , however, the term list never...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 465–485.
Published: 01 November 2012
... was the astronomy of ancient China. In addition, Aristotle's political theory was applied only to Greek city-states, while Daoist political theory was adopted only in ancient China. In fact, every genuine theory has stemmed from a particular cultural tradition and so is regional. Does this fact imply...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2017) 11 (2): 211–227.
Published: 01 June 2017
... like descriptions at all. For instance, the Daoist Dao De Jing is paradoxical, aphoristic, allusive, and poetic ( Lao Tzu 2007 ). This is because the world and its propensities are not fixed, cannot be pinned down, and are contextual and therefore elusive to representation. Our thinking about this is...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2014) 8 (1): 107–139.
Published: 01 March 2014
... equal epistemic status to both Chinese medicine and systems biology. This is underscored in the text appended to Figure 1 , in which Daoist landscapes of qi circulation and metabolomic networks are explicitly equated with each other in both content and form. Fig. 1   Figure from van der...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2010) 4 (1): 99–121.
Published: 01 March 2010
... 1983 , ch.2), and so on. Mou argued that all Confucian, Buddhist, and Daoist traditions affirmed that there was a united way to the two separate fields—it is the concept of the “transcendent mind.” The transcendent mind had access to the kingdom of things-in-themselves and had the ability to grasp them...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2010) 4 (2): 185–205.
Published: 01 June 2010