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Western Medicine: the Haunting Other for Traditional Chinese Medicine

@inproceedings{Mi2006WesternMT,
  title={Western Medicine: the Haunting Other for Traditional Chinese Medicine},
  author={L. Mi},
  year={2006}
}
  • L. Mi
  • Published 2006
  • Medicine
The dispute between TCM and western medicine, i.e. modern medicine is a cliche in the field of medical philosophy and history, while postmodernist philosophy may nonetheless provide a new perspective for further research. The tension between TCM and western medicine is reviewed in this paper from postmodernist perspective. Concepts like “other”,“gaze” are applied into the discussion of the relationship between the “two” medicines. The authors propose that throughout the whole process of medical… Expand