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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 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.1993.0000

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

pp. 13-23 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.1993.0014

Tumor Suppressor Genes, Tissue Pattern Control, and Tumorigenesis

pp. 24-38 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.1993.0028

Curies, Cure, and Culture

pp. 39-45 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.1993.0041

The Impact of Philanthropy on Medicine and Health

pp. 46-56 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.1993.0053

Literary Portraits of the Family Physician

pp. 57-63 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.1993.0065

Science for Development

pp. 64-78 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.1993.0077

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

pp. 79-86 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.1993.0008

Prenatal Screening for Neural Tube Defects: A Choice for All

pp. 87-96 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.1993.0022

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

pp. 97-119 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.1993.0036

The Faiths of Two Doctors: Thomas Browne and William Osler

pp. 120-128 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.1993.0048

Confusion in the Determination of Death: Distinguishing Philosophy from Physiology

pp. 129-138 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.1993.0060

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

pp. 139-154 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.1993.0072

Book Reviews

Recombinant DNA (review)

p. 155 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.1993.0003

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

p. 156 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.1993.0017

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

pp. 156-157 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.1993.0031

The Absent Body (review)

p. 157 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.1993.0043

The New Medicine and the Old Ethics (review)

p. 157 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.1993.0055

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

p. 158 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.1993.0067

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