Volume 52, Number 1, Winter 2009

Table of Contents

From: Perspectives in Biology and Medicine

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Article

Darwinism and the Cultural Evolution of Sports

pp. 1-16
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Kawasaki Disease in India: Increasing Awareness or Increased Incidence?

pp. 17-29
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Ethics and Philosophy

Personal Morality and Professional Obligations: Rights of Conscience and Informed Consent

pp. 30-38
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Creating Reflective Spaces: Interactions Between Philosophers and Biomedical Scientists

pp. 39-47
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History and Biography

Who Is Dürer’s “Syphilitic Man”?

pp. 48-60
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Edward Bancroft’s “Torporific Eels”

pp. 61-79
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Poetry and the Brain: Cajal’s Conjectures on the Psychology of Writers

pp. 80-89
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Medical Education and Practice

Medical Education and the Tyranny of Competency

pp. 90-102
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Culture and Society

Death, Mourning, and Medical Progress

pp. 103-115
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The Threat That Dare Not Speak Its Name: Human Extinction

pp. 116-125
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Essay Reviews

The Stem-Cell Century: A New Epoch and Fresh Challenge

pp. 126-133
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Down with Natural Selection?

pp. 134-140
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Science Without Laws

pp. 141-152
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Welcome Home, Descartes! Rethinking the Anthropology of the Body

pp. 153-158
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Book Review

Inhuman Research: Medical Experiments in German Concentration Camps (review)

pp. 159-160
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