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Social Iatrogenesis Medicine undermines health not only through direct
aggression against individuals but also through the impact of its social
organization on the total milieu. When medical damage to individual health is
produced by a ...
By equating statistical man with biologically unique men, an insatiable demand
for finite resources is created. [The individual is subordinated to the greater "
needs" of the whole, preventive procedures become compulsory,184 and the
right of ...
Writing towards the end of the 15th century Ibn Khaldun observed the conflict
between the craft of medicine required by sedentary culture and its luxury and
Bedouin medicine, which was based mainly upon tradition and individual
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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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