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Sex in the Yellow Emperor's basic questions : sex, longevity, and medicine in early China

Author: Jessieca Leo
Publisher: Dunedin, FL : Three Pines Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Studies developments in medicine and sexology up to the time of the Su wen (1st part of Huangdi nei jing) including extensive reference to the sex manuals excavated at Mawangdui (Shiwen, [Ten questions], He yinyang [Uniting yin and yang], and Tianxia zhidao tan [Discourse of the Supreme Dao under Heaven]).
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Genre/Form: History
Terminology
Named Person: Long Gongsun
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jessieca Leo
ISBN: 9781931483186 1931483183
OCLC Number: 694566424
Description: xvii, 219 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Studying sex in Chinese culture --
The Yellow Emperor's text --
The longevity connection --
Pathological diagnostics --
Speaking of sex --
Expressions of sexual interaction --
Sexual energetics --
Sexual anatomy --
Reproductive physiology --
Overindulgence and intoxication --
Sex and health --
Sex in the suwen.
Responsibility: Jessieca Leo.

Abstract:

The Yellow Emperor's Basic Questions (Suwen), compiled around the beginning of the Common Era and the oldest medical text in China, is still highly relevant today. Jessieca Leo's examination of this  Read more...

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