Sex in The Yellow Emperor's Basic Questions: Sex, Longevity, and Medicine in Early China

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ISBN-13: 9781931483186
Published: September 2011

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220 pages
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  • About the Book
  • 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 work is a study of sexuality as an aspect of medical knowledge with particular reference to the social and literary context of the Han period.

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  • About the Author(s)
    • Jessieca Leo, Author