The Resource WHERE ANGELS FEAR TO TREAD : my life in minding medicine and other people's business, (ebook)

WHERE ANGELS FEAR TO TREAD : my life in minding medicine and other people's business, (ebook)

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WHERE ANGELS FEAR TO TREAD : my life in minding medicine and other people's business
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WHERE ANGELS FEAR TO TREAD
Title remainder
my life in minding medicine and other people's business
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eng
Summary
This is an autobiography with a difference, an unapologetic justification for asking questions, and never being satisfied with unsupported "expert opinion." The author, now aged seventy-seven, counts himself fortunate to have lived in this time of unprecedented scientific advance. But when wandering into areas outside medicine-for example, the law and archeology-he is less sanguine over what he sees. He treasures the opportunities retirement has offered him and describes his life with an acerbic wit as he takes the reader through his erratic voyages of exploration. These range from fighting psychopathic bosses and WHO guidelines, to searching for China's missing impact craters, to fighting for justice in obvious travesties in Italy and those that framed Stefan Kiszko in the UK and put Darlie Routier on death row in Texas. He argues that man's collective psychopathology may have selected by balanced polymorphism for amygdala dysfunction, leading to a state where the most empathy-deficient hold most of the positions of power. The book is lightened by many entertaining anecdotes and illustrations, including sketches by the author, and an appendix of poetry and North Country recitations to which he is addicted
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ANDERSON, DAVID COUSSMAKER
Dewey number
941.085092
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non fiction
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  • Anderson, David C
  • Physicians
  • College teachers
  • Electronic books
  • Great Britain
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adult
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WHERE ANGELS FEAR TO TREAD : my life in minding medicine and other people's business, (ebook)
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online resource
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text
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781546298311
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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MWT12258598
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remote
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MWT12258598
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Label
WHERE ANGELS FEAR TO TREAD : my life in minding medicine and other people's business, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781546298311
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12258598
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12258598
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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