M05.4 A New Synthesis

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From the course by 香港中文大学
Intellectual Change in Early China: Warring States and Han
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From the lesson
MODULE 05: Changing Theories of Illness
This module states how new theories of healing based on the cosmology of Dao and Qi, in the face of the political and social crisis of the second century CE, made way for a return of ideas of demon-caused illness.

Meet the Instructors

  • Prof. John Lagerwey
    Prof. John Lagerwey
    Research Professor
    Centre for China Studies