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  Volume 17, Number 2, Winter 1974

Table of Contents

From: Perspectives in Biology and Medicine

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Announcements of New Books

pp. I-III

Sitting on a Basketball: How It Feels To Be a Paraplegic

pp. 151-163

Probabilistic Aspects of the Human Cybernetic Machine

pp. 164-183

Portraits on My Study Wall

pp. 184-200

A Model for Aging Based on Differential Repair of Somatic Mutational Damage

pp. 201-208


p. 209

Hypothesis: The Role of Vitamin C in Diabetic Angiopathy

pp. 210-217

The Role of the Thyroid in Endocrine Control Mechanisms

pp. 218-226

The Screening Laboratory of 1980

pp. 227-232

Immediate Hypersensitivity: A Defense against Arthropods?

pp. 233-241

The FDA Ten Years after the Kefauver-Harris Amendments

pp. 242-249

The Pathogenicity of Entamoeba histolytica: Is Heat Stress a Factor?

pp. 250-266


pp. 267-285

Book Reviews

Acupuncture Therapy: Current Chinese Practice By Leong T. Tan, Margaret Y.-C. Tan, and Ilza Veith (review)

pp. 286-288

What Are We Living For? Practical Philosophy. I. The Ethics By Chauncey D. Leake (review)

pp. 288-289

Transplantation Antigens Edited by Barry D. Kahan and Ralph A. Reisfeld (review)

pp. 289-290

Exploring New Ethics for Survival: The Voyage of the Spaceship "Beagle." By Garrett Hardin (review)

p. 290

Who Should Have Children? An Environmental and Genetic Approach By Dwight J. Ingle (review)

pp. 290-292

Molecular Bioenergetics and Macromolecular Biochemistry Edited by H. H. Weber (review)

pp. 292-293

Stalking the Wild Taboo By Garrett Hardin (review)

pp. 293-294

Ask the Doctor By Morris Fishbein (review)

p. 294

Letters to the Editor

pp. 295-299

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