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The Pharmaceutical Invasion Doctors are not needed to medicalize a society's
drugs.84 Even without too many hospitals and medical schools a culture can
become the prey of a pharmaceutical invasion. Each culture has its poisons, ...
It implies performance according to a set of control mechanisms: plans, recipes,
rules, and instructions, all of which govern personal behavior.5 To a large extent
culture and health coincide. Each culture gives shape to a unique Gestalt of ...
Only those cultures survive that provide a viable code that is adapted to a group's
genetic make-up, to its history, to its environment, and to the peculiar challenges
represented by competing groups of neighbors. The ideology promoted by ...
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The most explosive, uncompromising, thoroughly researched attack on the gravest health hazard we face today: our medical system. In this landmark book, one of the most brilliant social critics of our ... Read full review
The Epidemics of Modern Medicine
The Medicalization of Life
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