hsieh-ping
   A Taiwanese term, used to denote a "trance-like state which is characterized by ancestor identification, tremor, disorientation, and " delirium, which tends to last for 30 min to several hours, and which may be accompanied by "visual and " auditory hallucinations.
   References
   Wen, J.K. (1998). Folk belief, illness behavior and mental health in Taiwan. Chang Gung Medical Journal, 21, 1-12.

Dictionary of Hallucinations. . 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Ping Hsin — Chin. /bing shin /, Wade Giles. (Hsieh Wan ying) See Bing Xin. * * * …   Universalium

  • Ping Hsin — Chin. /bing shin /, Wade Giles. (Hsieh Wan ying) See Bing Xin …   Useful english dictionary

  • Xie Bingying — ▪ 2001 Hsieh Ping ying        Chinese writer (b. 1906, Hunan province, China d. Jan. 5, 2000, San Francisco, Calif.), was highly regarded for her autobiographical works that challenged traditional Chinese feminine identity. In 1926, in order to… …   Universalium

  • Культуроспецифичные расстройства (culture-bound disorders) — Термин «К. р.» относится к психол. нарушениям, распространенность к рых ограничивается представителями отдельных этнокультурных групп и традиций. И сам этот термин, и стоящее за ним понятие весьма спорны и были темой широких дискуссий, поскольку… …   Психологическая энциклопедия

  • Культурно-определяемый синдром (КОС) — любое явление психопатологии, считающееся характерным для определённой культуры. Всего в литературе сообщается о более чем 30 видов КОС. Это, к примеру (см.), коро в Юго Восточной Азии, пиблоктог у эскимосов, кубомания в обществах с… …   Энциклопедический словарь по психологии и педагогике

  • arts, East Asian — Introduction       music and visual and performing arts of China, Korea, and Japan. The literatures of these countries are covered in the articles Chinese literature, Korean literature, and Japanese literature.       Some studies of East Asia… …   Universalium

  • Education in Taoyuan County — Education in Taoyuan County, Republic of China, below tertiary level, is through an established school system that consists of elementary schools, junior high schools, and senior high schools. It is managed by the Education Department of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Taiwan — /tuy wahn /, n. Wade Giles, Pinyin. a Chinese island separated from the SE coast of China by Taiwan Strait: a possession of Japan 1895 1945; restored to China 1945; seat of the Republic of China since 1949. Cap.: Taipei. Also called Formosa. * *… …   Universalium

  • Chinese Taipei at the 2006 Asian Games — Chinese Taipei at the 15th Asian Games …   Wikipedia

  • Chinese Taipei at the 1996 Summer Olympics — Chinese Taipei at the Olympic Games Chi …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”