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The Resource Natural causes : an epidemic of wellness, the certainty of dying, and killing ourselves to live longer, Barbara Ehrenreich

Natural causes : an epidemic of wellness, the certainty of dying, and killing ourselves to live longer, Barbara Ehrenreich

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Natural causes : an epidemic of wellness, the certainty of dying, and killing ourselves to live longer
Title
Natural causes
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an epidemic of wellness, the certainty of dying, and killing ourselves to live longer
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Barbara Ehrenreich
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Language
eng
Summary
The respected cellular immunologist and author of the best-selling Nickel and Dimed shares cautionary insights into today's healthcare practices to identify the cellular sources of aging and illness while revealing how most treatments are aggressive and offer only an illusion of control and better survivability at the cost of life quality
Summary
The respected cellular immunologist and author of the best-selling Nickel and Dimed shares cautionary insights into today's healthcare practices to identify the cellular sources of aging and illness while revealing how most treatments are aggressive and offer only the illusion of control and better survivability at the cost of life quality
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10638355
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JBL
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Ehrenreich, Barbara
Dewey number
306.9
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Death
  • Aging
  • Large type books
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Life Stages / Later Years
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Death & Dying
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Disease & Health Issues
Target audience
adult
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an epidemic of wellness, the certainty of dying, and killing ourselves to live longer
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Natural causes : an epidemic of wellness, the certainty of dying, and killing ourselves to live longer, Barbara Ehrenreich
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Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 320-374)
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Midlife revolt -- Rituals of humiliation -- The veneer of science -- Crushing the body -- The madness of mindfulness -- Death in social context -- The war between conflict and harmony -- Cellular treason -- Tiny minds -- "Successful aging" -- The invention of the self -- Killing the self, rejoicing in a living world
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on1029872928
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition, Large print.
Extent
xix, 374 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781538730928
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1029872928
Label
Natural causes : an epidemic of wellness, the certainty of dying, and killing ourselves to live longer, Barbara Ehrenreich
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 320-374)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Midlife revolt -- Rituals of humiliation -- The veneer of science -- Crushing the body -- The madness of mindfulness -- Death in social context -- The war between conflict and harmony -- Cellular treason -- Tiny minds -- "Successful aging" -- The invention of the self -- Killing the self, rejoicing in a living world
Control code
on1029872928
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition, Large print.
Extent
xix, 374 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781538730928
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1029872928

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