Metaphor [electronic resource]

  • Lan, Fengli , Wallner, Friedrich
  • Verlag Traugott Bautz GmbH
  • 2015
Metaphor [electronic resource]


Qu Xiang Bi Lei is the metaphorizing process and the way of forming metaphors in Chinese medicine, and metaphor is its deep structure. In real fact, Chinese medicine is a linguistic medical system for it forms in the way of linguistication and metaphorization. Interpreting metaphors in Chinese medicine is a key to understand, reconstruct, inherit and develop Chinese medicine.