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By Jackson, Mark, 1959- author
eBook. English.
Published London: Oneworld, 2014
A wide-ranging introduction that reveals the fusion of East and West, science and quackery, in the roots of modern medicine. As scientists confidently...

By Porter, Roy, 1946-2002
eBook. English.
Published London: Penguin, 2003
This is a brief history of mankind's battle to stay alive. Each chapter sums up a different battlefield - from surgery to hospitals and to the body itself...

By Schaffner, Anna Katharina, author
eBook. English.
Published New York: Columbia University Press, [2016]
Today our fatigue feels chronic; our anxieties, amplified. Proliferating technologies command our attention. Many people complain of burnout, and economic...

By Bijsterveld, Karin
Hardback. English.
Published London: Palgrave Macmillan, [2019]
It is common for us today to associate the practice of science primarily with the act of seeing - with staring at computer screens, analyzing graphs,...

By Burton, June K
Hardback. English.
Published Lubbock, TX.: Texas Tech University Press, 2007
"Examination of predominantly primary sources focuses on discourses of women and women's issues in light of the prevailing view of the relationship between...

By Hartnell, Jack
eBook. English.
Published London: Profile Books; Wellcome Collection, 2018
Dripping with blood and gold, fetishized and tortured, gateway to earthly delights and point of contact with the divine, forcibly divided and powerful...

eBook. English.
Published Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017
This title explores the connections and tensions between sociological, psychological, and biological theories of exhaustion. It examines how the prevalence...

eBook. English.
Published London: Palgrave Macmillan, [2018]
This work is about an emotion constantly present in human culture and history: fear. It is also a book about literature and medicine, two areas of human...

By Marsh, Margaret
Book. English.
Published Baltimore, MD; London: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996
In The Empty Cradle, Margaret Marsh and Wanda Ronner delve into the origins of the many misconceptions surrounding infertility as they explore how medical...

By Bryson, Bill
eBook. English.
Published London: Doubleday, 2019
The bestselling author provides information on overlooked details of the body in his folksy and familiar style popular across generations
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