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  Volume 47, Number 3, Summer 2004

Table of Contents

From: Perspectives in Biology and Medicine

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p. ii | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2004.0041


Science and Medicine

Meaning-Making in the Immune System

pp. 317-327 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2004.0056

The Placebo Response: Its Putative Role as a Functional Salutogenic Mechanism of the Central Nervous System

pp. 328-338 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2004.0053

The Sculpturing Role of Fibroblast-Like Cells in Morphogenesis

pp. 339-356 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2004.0048

Ethics and Philosophy

Does Biomedicine Entail the Successful Reduction of Pathology to Biology?

pp. 357-371 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2004.0040

Moving Beyond Bioethics: History and the Search for Medical Humanism

pp. 372-385 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2004.0043

Conceptualizing "Religion": How Language Shapes and Constrains Knowledge in the Study of Religion and Health

pp. 386-401 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2004.0050

Culture and Society

Bodies and Borders: A New Cultural History of Medicine

pp. 402-421 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2004.0044

Superficial? Not Us--We Men Are Born Molecular Geneticists!

pp. 422-429 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2004.0057

Genetics: The Not-So-New New Thing

pp. 430-440 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2004.0046


Dual Personality with a Cilia Twist

pp. 441-442 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2004.0055

Essay Review

Rosy and Jim: The Mystery of the Double Helix

pp. 443-448 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2004.0059

Book Reviews

Birding on Borrowed Time (review)

pp. 449-453 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2004.0054

Iconoclast: Abraham Flexner and a Life in Learning (review)

pp. 453-456 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2004.0049

Comparative Biomechanics: Life's Physical World (review)

pp. 456-457 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2004.0047

Universities in the Marketplace: The Commercialization of Higher Education (review)

pp. 457-461 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2004.0058

Ion Adventure in the Heartland, vol 1 (review)

pp. 461-462 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2004.0042

Etienne Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1772-1844: A Visionary Naturalist (review)

pp. 463-464 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2004.0051

The Romantic Conception of Life: Science and Philosophy in the Age of Goethe (review)

pp. 464-468 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2004.0045

Designing Our Descendants: The Promises and Perils of Genetic Modifications (review)

pp. 468-470 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2004.0052

Suppressing the Diseases of Animals and Man: Theobald Smith, Microbiologist (review)

pp. 471-473 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2004.0060

$1,000 Writing Award

$1,000 Writing Award

p. 474 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.2004.0061

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