Case Number 41

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


The context of this case is unique, and Xu Shuwei takes the space to elaborate on it. The patient, who came from Fujian in south China, attended a special examination in Huainan limited to family members of incumbent officials. We should not that Huainan was some distance from Xu’s residence. The fact that the examination officials summoned him to treat the patient demonstrates his prestige.


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Authors and Affiliations

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

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