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Volume 52, Number 4, Autumn 2009

Table of Contents


Science and Medicine

Exemplary and Surrogate Models: Two Modes of Representation in Biology

pp. 485-499 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.0.0125

Why Is Modern Medicine Stuck in a Rut?

pp. 500-517 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.0.0131

The Placebo Effect: Illness and Interpersonal Healing

pp. 518-539 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.0.0115

Ethics and Philosophy

Variational Causal Claims in Epidemiology

pp. 540-554 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.0.0118

History and Biography

The Painless Brain: Lobotomy, Psychiatry, and the Treatment of Chronic Pain and Terminal Illness

pp. 555-565 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.0.0121

Richard Bradley: A Unified, Living Agent Theory of the Cause of Infectious Diseases of Plants, Animals, and Humans in the First Decades of the 18th Century

pp. 566-578 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.0.0124

Creativity in Biological Research

pp. 579-584 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.0.0127

Medical Education and Practice

Compassionate Solidarity: Suffering, Poetry, and Medicine

pp. 585-603 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.0.0130

Culture and Society

An Old Doctor Grows Older

pp. 604-611 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.0.0114

Essay Reviews

Reviving the Living

pp. 612-616 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.0.0120

Digital Image Processing for Medical Applications

pp. 617-623 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.0.0123

Is the Perfect the Enemy of the Good?

pp. 624-627 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.0.0126

Evolutionary Biology, Circa 2009

pp. 628-634 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.0.0129

Book Reviews

A Guinea Pig's History of Biology (review)

pp. 635-637 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.0.0113

The Art and Politics of Science (review)

pp. 637-642 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.0.0116

Birth Models that Work (review)

pp. 642-644 | DOI: 10.1353/pbm.0.0119



DOI: 10.1353/pbm.0.0128


Volume 52 Index

DOI: 10.1353/pbm.0.0122

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