Case Number 11

  • Asaf Goldschmidt
Part of the Archimedes book series (ARIM, volume 54)


This case is one of the most complicated, and at the same time most intriguing, cases in the book. In this case, as well as in case #21, Xu Shuwei applied one of the innovative doctrines that flourished during the late eleventh and twelfth centuries: the doctrine of the Five Cyclical Phases and Six Energetic Configurations (Wuyun liuqi 五運六氣, also called Yunqi 運氣, Phase Energetics).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Asaf Goldschmidt
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  1. 1.Department of East Asian StudiesTel Aviv UniversityTel AvivIsrael
  2. 2.Visiting ProfessorRenmin University of ChinaBeijingChina

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