The Resource Survival of the sickest : a medical maverick discovers why we need disease, Sharon Moalem, with Jonathan Prince

Survival of the sickest : a medical maverick discovers why we need disease, Sharon Moalem, with Jonathan Prince

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Survival of the sickest : a medical maverick discovers why we need disease
Title
Survival of the sickest
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a medical maverick discovers why we need disease
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Sharon Moalem, with Jonathan Prince
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Language
eng
Summary
Invites readers to change their perceptions about illness in order to understand disease as an essential component of the evolutionary process, citing the role of such malaises as diabetes, STDs, and the Avian Bird Flu in protecting the survival of the human race
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322527
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Moalem, Sharon
Dewey number
616.042
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Prince, Jonathan
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True
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  • Disease susceptibility
  • Human evolution
  • Natural selection
Target audience
adult
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a medical maverick discovers why we need disease
Label
Survival of the sickest : a medical maverick discovers why we need disease, Sharon Moalem, with Jonathan Prince
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Publication
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 267 p.
Isbn
9780007236107
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(pbk.)
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(Sirsi) i9780007236107
Label
Survival of the sickest : a medical maverick discovers why we need disease, Sharon Moalem, with Jonathan Prince
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 267 p.
Isbn
9780007236107
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780007236107

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