restricted access   Volume 47, Number 1, Winter 2004

Table of Contents

From: Perspectives in Biology and Medicine

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Paleo-Oncology: The Role of Ancient Remains in the Study of Cancer

pp. 1-14

Mutual Aid and Animal Dispersion: An Historical Analysis of Alternatives to Darwin

pp. 15-31

Reminiscences from My Medical School and Residency Days

pp. 32-46

From Butyribacterium to E. coli : An Essay on Unity in Biochemistry

pp. 47-66

Naming Streets for Physicians: "L'affaire Carrel"

pp. 67-73

"He Knows That Machine is His Mortality": Old and New Social and Cultural Patterns in the Clinical Trial of the AbioCor Artificial Heart

pp. 74-99

Profitable Gifts: A History of the Merck Mectizan Donation Program and Its Implications for International Health

pp. 100-109

Medicine Through the Artist's Eyes: Before, During, and After the Holocaust

pp. 110-134

Essay Review


pp. 135-139

Book Reviews

The Health of Nations: Infectious Disease, Environmental Change, and Their Effects on National Security and Development, and: Plagues and Politics: Infectious Disease and International Policy (review)

pp. 140-145

Making Sense of Life: Explaining Biological Development with Models, Metaphors, and Machines (review)

pp. 145-148

Possessing Genius: The Bizarre Odyssey of Einstein's Brain (review)

pp. 148-150

Our Posthuman Future: Consequences of the Biotechnology Revolution (review)

pp. 151-152

Descriptions and Prescriptions: Values, Mental Disorders, and the DSMs (review)

pp. 152-157

I Have Landed: The End of a Beginning in Natural History (review)

pp. 157-158