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  Volume 49, Number 3, Summer 2006

Table of Contents

From: Perspectives in Biology and Medicine

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The Evolutionary Psychology of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: the role of cognitive metarepresentation

pp. 317-329 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2006.0037

History and Biography

Medical Electricity and Madness in the 18th Century: the legacies of Benjamin Franklin and Jan Ingenhousz

pp. 330-345 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2006.0036

Heart Attacks, Heart Rate, and Gel Electrodes: the invention of ambulatory cardiology

pp. 346-356 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2006.0047

Environment, Population, and Biology: a short history of modern epidemiology

pp. 357-368 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2006.0044

Aristotle's Fish: the case of the kobios and phucis

pp. 369-383 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2006.0050

Medical Education and Practice

"Aequanimitas" Redux: William Osler on detached concern versus humanistic empathy

pp. 384-392 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2006.0038

Doctoring as Leadership: the power to heal

pp. 393-406 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2006.0048

Culture and Society

Contested Boundaries: psychiatry, disease, and diagnosis

pp. 407-424 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2006.0046

What's in a Name? death before birth

pp. 425-434 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2006.0040

The Rise and Demise of a Collection of Human Fetuses at Mount Holyoke College

pp. 435-451 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2006.0043

Essay Reviews

History, Scientific Methodology, and the "Squishy" Sciences

pp. 452-456 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2006.0042

The Founding of Ethology

pp. 457-463 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2006.0049

Book Reviews

Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed (review)

pp. 464-467 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2006.0039

Ethics and the Metaphysics of Medicine: Reflections on Health and Beneficence (review)

pp. 467-470 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2006.0041

Bodily Matters: The Anti-Vaccination Movement in England, 1853-1907 (review)

pp. 471-473 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2006.0045

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