“The Description of the World.”
Have you heard about
The Description of the World?
The East was thought as ‘wonderland’ by the West.
‘Orientalism’ written by Edward Said is the book on those perspectives in those days.
Depicted Tibetans as
Barbarians eating snake, bugs, and monkey brain.
People who do Brutal religious ceremony
Importantly, the yin-yang theory emphasizes the harmony between two opposite principals, rather than the dualism between them. Categorizing the world in this way, and stressing harmonization, proved beneficial for Chinese medicine, art, anatomy, pathology, psychology, diagnosis, and so on - all of which were greatly improved in the Han dynasty. However, although it encouraged an advanced civiliza