Short article submitted to the 2011 Pacific Symposium


"Aspects of the Cultural Personality of Chinese Medicine and the Imperative Focus on the Classics"

 

https://www.pacificcollege.edu/acupuncture-massage-publications/om-newspaper/116-summer-2011/1007-aspects-of-the-cultural-personality-of-chinese-medicine-and-the-imperative-focus-on-the-classics.html

This article was submitted to the 2011 Pacific Symposium in San Diego, CA. It attempts at unequivocally pointing out that studying the classics is not actually a choice rather than a necessity when being a Chinese medicine practitioner; and that not studying the classics sisgnifies the end of an individual practitioner's chances for self-improvement.