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  Volume 36, Number 1, Autumn 1992

Table of Contents

From: Perspectives in Biology and Medicine

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Corn, Columbus, and Culture

pp. 1-12

Fashions in Pathogenetic Concepts During the Present Century: Autointoxication, Focal Infection, Psychosomatic Disease, and Autoimmunity

pp. 13-23

Tumor Suppressor Genes, Tissue Pattern Control, and Tumorigenesis

pp. 24-38

Curies, Cure, and Culture

pp. 39-45

The Impact of Philanthropy on Medicine and Health

pp. 46-56

Literary Portraits of the Family Physician

pp. 57-63

Science for Development

pp. 64-78

The Concept of Cellular Tone: Reflections on the Endothelium, Fibroblasts, and Smooth Muscle Cells

pp. 79-86

Prenatal Screening for Neural Tube Defects: A Choice for All

pp. 87-96

Causality In Medical Science with Particular Reference to Heart Disease and Atherosclerosis

pp. 97-119

The Faiths of Two Doctors: Thomas Browne and William Osler

pp. 120-128

Confusion in the Determination of Death: Distinguishing Philosophy from Physiology

pp. 129-138

Munchausen Syndromes: Hoaxes, Parodies, and Tall Tales in Science and Medicine

pp. 139-154

Book Reviews

Recombinant DNA (review)

p. 155

The Unheeded Cry: Animal Consciousness, Animal Pain, and Science (review)

p. 156

Transforming Traditions in American Biology, 1880-1915 (review)

pp. 156-157

The Absent Body (review)

p. 157

The New Medicine and the Old Ethics (review)

p. 157

Body and Brain: A Trophic Theory of Neural Connections (review)

p. 158

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