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Product Description: This is a large-format colour-illustrated guide to human reproduction, best described by the authors themselves: "This book offers accessible information about the anatomy of men and women, the physiological steps that lead to conception and gestation and birth, and the means we have to control these events...read more

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9781850706977 | CRC Pr I Llc, January 1, 1996, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: This is a large-format colour-illustrated guide to human reproduction, best described by the authors themselves: "This book offers accessible information about the anatomy of men and women, the physiological steps that lead to conception and gestation and birth, and the means we have to control these events.

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Product Description: Stories Matter examines the many ways that narrative methods of analysis and interpretation are transforming the work of medicine and ethics. The contributors-philosophers, literary scholars, psychologists, and physicians-offer new understandings of the implications of stories for the ethical practice of medicine...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Rita Charon (editor) and Martha Montello (editor)

Hardcover:

9780415928373 | Brunner-Routledge, July 1, 2002, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: First published in 2002.

Paperback:

9780415928380 | Routledge, July 1, 2002, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Stories Matter examines the many ways that narrative methods of analysis and interpretation are transforming the work of medicine and ethics.

Miscellaneous:

9780203800485 | Routledge, June 14, 2002, cover price $39.95

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Product Description: This work includes forewords by Sir Kenneth Calman, Lynn Calman, and Rita Charon. Respectively Vice-Chancellor and Warden, University of Durham and former Chief Medical Officer for England; Research Associate, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester; Professor of Clinical Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, University of Columbia, New York, USA...read more
By Calman (foreword by), Lynn Calman (foreword by), Rita Charon (foreword by), Kathy Feest and Karen Forbes

Paperback:

9781846190780 | 1 edition (CRC Pr I Llc, March 1, 2007), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: This work includes forewords by Sir Kenneth Calman, Lynn Calman, and Rita Charon.

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Product Description: Narrative medicine has emerged in response to a commodified health care system that places corporate and bureaucratic concerns over the needs of the patient. Generated from a confluence of sources including humanities and medicine, primary care medicine, narratology, and the study of doctor-patient relationships, narrative medicine is medicine practiced with the competence to recognize, absorb, interpret, and be moved by the stories of illness...read more

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9780195166750 | Oxford Univ Pr, March 2, 2006, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Narrative medicine has emerged in response to a commodified health care system that places corporate and bureaucratic concerns over the needs of the patient.

Paperback:

9780195340228 | 1 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, January 29, 2008), cover price $30.95 | About this edition: Narrative medicine has emerged in response to a commodified health care system that places corporate and bureaucratic concerns over the needs of the patient.

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Product Description: Contributors explore the significance of literature and psychoanalysis for medical education and practice.In this pioneering volume, Peter L. Rudnytsky and Rita Charon bring together distinguished contributors from medicine, psychoanalysis, and literature to explore the multiple intersections between their respective fields and the emerging discipline of narrative medicine, which seeks to introduce the values and methods of literary study into clinical education and practice...read more
By Rita Charon (editor)

Hardcover:

9780791473511 | State Univ of New York Pr, February 7, 2008, cover price $89.50 | About this edition: Contributors explore the significance of literature and psychoanalysis for medical education and practice.

Paperback:

9780791473528 | 1 edition (State Univ of New York Pr, February 7, 2008), cover price $33.95 | About this edition: Contributors explore the significance of literature and psychoanalysis for medical education and practice.

By Rita Charon (foreword by) and Rosanne Olson

Hardcover:

9781579653637 | Artisan, April 1, 2008, cover price $25.95

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Product Description: This new publication of On Being Ill with Notes from Sick Rooms presents Virginia Woolf and her mother Julia Stephen in textual conversation for the first time in literary history. In the poignant and humorous essay On Being Ill, Virginia Woolf observes that though illness is a part of every human being's experience, it is not celebrated as a subject of great literature in the way that love and war are embraced by writers and readers...read more
By Rita Charon (other contributor), Mark Hussey (introduced by), Hermione Lee (introduced by), Julia Stephen and Virginia Woolf

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9781930464131 | Reprint edition (Paris Pr, November 6, 2012), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: This new publication of On Being Ill with Notes from Sick Rooms presents Virginia Woolf and her mother Julia Stephen in textual conversation for the first time in literary history.

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