Lehmann also believes that his aristocratic name “Soulié de Morant” was a forgery, and that he was born simply Georges Soulié. George Soulié de Morant went to China at the turn of the century, where he served as French Consul for Shanghai and as a judge in the French Concession in. “George Soulié de Morant was born in Paris on December 2, His father, Leon, an engineer who participated in the Mexican War, had met his mother.

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September, Hardcover; pages; 8. It had become their primary source for clinical practice at the Ashram. Anne rated it really liked it Dec 10, He then tried to return to China, but only succeeded to go back for a few months in Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. That left no inexpensive option.

George Soulié de Morant

Katherine Teisinger added it Nov 20, Liv rated it liked it Jan 14, Yee Chan marked it as to-read Feb 18, This did not dissuade us because we believed that their problem must have been the lack of Chinese references.

It was nominated for a Nobel prize and provided the foundation for French acupuncture. Other readers worked on the project but their input arrived too late to use because we had crossed our contractual publication deadline.

Martha Fielding and Dhruva Grinnel edited soupie proofed. Among those interested in acupuncture in the early ‘s, this discouraged further research because people were looking for technical instruction and assumed that Soulie de Morant’s Chinese Acupuncture would thus be like Oshawa’s writings.

Chinese Acupuncture by George Soulié de Morant

Just before his death inde Morant completed l’Acuponcture Chinoisethe work which lead to the first successful European acculturation of acupuncture and laid the foundation for the modern practice of acupuncture in Europe. Nervous Centres, Endocrine Glands. His published articles attracted the attention of two French physicians who invited him to work with them in their hospital departments. Thus, Chinese Acupuncture has conveyed souoie ideals of the Chinese medical arts to Western doctors and acupuncturists, capturing the imagination of an entire generation of physicians and continuing to inspire those who soklie or practice today.


Chinese Acupuncture by George Soulie Geoorge Morant One who has written these new truths into the great immortal book of human potentials, thus wresting from the vastness of time a morsel of permanence, cannot be said to have lived and worked in vain.

George Soulié de Morant – Wikipedia

Yuliani Chandranata added it Jan 13, The first two volumes of the present text were published aroundand became the basis for his nomination for a Nobel Prize in Moreover, although Soulie de Morant recounts his studies gworge two renowned acupuncturists of academic rank, other Western writers remind us that during that time, only street practitioners and rural folk healers, worked with needles therapeutically; the use of needles was actually often associated with amulets and talismans, and thus frowned upon by the Chinese academia.

This changed the character of the project because it was now unlikely, if not impossible, for “L’Acuponcture Chinoise” to find the endorsements it would need to successfully compete with T. Even today, treatments are provided based on his fantasies. Any Riechi Saraiva marked it as to-read Mar 26, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

The Forefather of Acupuncture Energetics, a Charlatan?

These RCTs were related to chronic back pain, migraine, tension headache, and knee osteoarthritis 2 trials for each indication. The text is divided into 5 parts: For example, during most of the early ‘s there were strong opinions expressed about the “five elements” as an opposition to T. Having been trained in Japanese acupuncture, Mary found it fascinating.

Thus, Chinese Acupuncture has conveyed the ideals of the Chinese medical arts to Western doctors and acupuncturists, capturing the imagination of an entire generation of physicians and continuing to inspire those who write or practice today. Material for Young Learners: To ask other readers questions about Chinese Acupunctureplease sign up.


Lists with This Book. Volume One of the text’s five parts describes the energetics of acupuncture; Spulie Two, the application of those mlrant Volume Three, their relation to physiology. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

He remained in China for almost two decades, becoming well accepted by the Chinese people, and gerge entrance to the highest circles of Chinese society.

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Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We can notify you when this item is back in stock. Mac marked it as to-read May 19, Lehmann calls him a scharlatan. Balasundaram marked it as to-read Nov 06, Although his life’s work was to be acupuncture, his literary output was voluminous covering every aspect of Chinese life. Tom marked it as to-read Aug 10, Product details Format Hardback pages Dimensions x x Unless the machine’s owners were guaranteed the typesetting job, and prepaid, we would need to start from scratch.

Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of The Chinese consider that any criticism or fundamental discussion would jeopardize that reputation. This level of practical detail has been achieved since only in specialized sections of technical works, but never again at this scale.

In fact, inthe office of the Surgeon General of the Air Force instituted a pilot program for active duty physicians to be trained by Helms Medical Instituteand gave out 32 scholarships on a competitive mofant.

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