Shopping Basket

Your basket is empty

Who Invented Bagang?

Who Invented Bagang?

Bagang, often translated as “eight principles”, is arguably the dominant style of pattern differentiation in contemporary Chinese medicine. In this article the author explores the origins and development of this simple yet profound clinical framework, and concludes that bagang is not, in fact, a 20th century invention by the Chinese communists, but rather has been an integral part of Chinese medicine since its very origins in Han and pre-Han times.

Did you know?

For the cost of 5 articles (students) or 10 articles (practitioners) you can buy a year's access to the entire Journal of Chinese Medicine article archive.

Subscribe online now

SKU: jcm91-12

Availability: In stock

$6.00 VAT Exempt

Reward points With this product, you earn 6 loyalty point(s).


AuthorCharles Buck

Orders shipped outside of Europe are eligible for VAT relief and will not be charged VAT.