Life in Medicine: A Literary Anthology

Life in Medicine: A Literary Anthology

by Robert Coles
     
 

A Life in Medicine collects stories, poems, and essays by and for those in the healing profession, who are struggling to keep up with the science while staying true to the humanitarian goals at the heart of their work. Organized around the central themes of altruism, knowledge, skill, and duty, the book includes contributions from well-known authors, doctors

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A Life in Medicine collects stories, poems, and essays by and for those in the healing profession, who are struggling to keep up with the science while staying true to the humanitarian goals at the heart of their work. Organized around the central themes of altruism, knowledge, skill, and duty, the book includes contributions from well-known authors, doctors, nurses, practitioners, and patients. Provocative and moving pieces address what it means to care for a life in a century of unprecedented scientific advances, examining issues of hope and healing from both ends of the stethoscope.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781565848498
Publisher:
New Press, The
Publication date:
09/01/2003
Edition description:
2002 First Edition
Pages:
352
Sales rank:
1,372,161
Product dimensions:
6.08(w) x 10.88(h) x 1.01(d)

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