WorldCat Identities

Shem, Samuel

Overview
Works: 22 works in 182 publications in 12 languages and 4,434 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Posters 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PS3569.H39374, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Samuel Shem
 
Most widely held works by Samuel Shem
The house of God : a novel by Samuel Shem( Book )
72 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The hilarious novel of the healing arts that reveals everything your doctor never wanted you to know. Six eager interns -- they saw themselves as modern saviors-to-be. They came from the top of their medical school class to the bottom of the hospital staff to serve a year in the time-honored tradition, racing to answer the flash of on-duty call lights and nubile nurses. But only the Fat Man --the Clam, all-knowing resident -- could sustain them in their struggle to survive, to stay sane, to love-and even to be doctors when their harrowing year was done
Mount Misery by Samuel Shem( Book )
34 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An expose on psychiatry featuring Roy Bash, a doctor-in-training in a hospital. He discovers his confreres are less interested in curing patients than in profiting from drug companies and insurance schemes, often doctoring diagnoses for that purpose. By the author of House of God
We have to talk : healing dialogues between women and men by Samuel Shem( Book )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Samuel Shem and Janet Surrey, a remarkable husband-and-wife team, challenge bestselling books that say men and women must resign themselves to inherent differences between them. Drawing on their extensive clinical experience as psychiatrist and psychologist, Shem and Surrey outline a program of healing dialogues to help any couple move beyond superficial harmony to genuine connection
Fine : a novel by Samuel Shem( Book )
7 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With the same brilliant meld of zany humor, human emotion, and high truth that made his first novel, The House of God, a medical classic, Samuel Shem, himself a psychiatrist, plunges headlong into the world of contemporary psychoanalysis
The spirit of the place : a novel by Samuel Shem( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the author of 'The House of God' comes a novel about an expatriate doctor called home to Columbia, New York following the death of his mother. As he reacquaints himself with the place, he learns what it means to be a healer, and to be healed
The house of god by Samuel Shem( Recording )
13 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and German and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hailed as one of the most important medical novels of the twentieth century, The House of God takes listeners into the lives of Roy Basch and five of his fellow interns at the country's most renowned teaching hospital
Bill W. and Dr. Bob by Stephen J Bergman( Book )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Typescript, dated Mar. 3, 2007
Napoleon's dinner ; and, Room for one woman by Samuel Shem( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Het huis van God by Samuel Shem( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in Dutch and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een jonge arts in Boston wordt uiterst cynisch bij de behandeling van zieke demente bejaarden, die hij nauwelijks nog als mensen beschouwt
We moeten praten : zinvolle gesprekken tussen man en vrouw by Samuel Shem( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in Dutch and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Il faut qu'on se parle : (re)construire un dialogue épanouissant pour le couple by Samuel Shem( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'originalité de cet ouvrage est de prendre comme point de départ les différences entre sexes pour assainir et dépasser les impasses de communication entre hommes et femmes. En connaissant mieux les peurs et les préférences de chacun, le couple peut mieux comprendre le point de vue de l'autre et instaurer ainsi une relation plus épanouissante. [SDM]
Orvilles Heimkehr : Roman by Samuel Shem( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in German and Undetermined and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ein begabter junger Arzt findet nach jahrelangem Einsatz für äÄrzte ohne Grenzenä in aller Welt, einer rastlosen Suche und einer Flucht vor Kindheitserinnerungen und verdrängter Einsamkeit, in seiner Heimatstadt in Columbia seine wahre Berufung
Doctor Fine : Roman by Samuel Shem( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in German and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Samuel Shem, der mit seinen Erfolgsromanen "House of God" und "Mount Mysery" inzwischen auch in Deutschland bekannt geworden ist, zeichnet in seinem neuen Roman das bissige Porträt eines jungen Psychiaters auf dem Weg in seinen oft wahrhaft verrückten Beruf
De kliniek by Samuel Shem( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in Dutch and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een arts in een psychiatrische kliniek raakt in verwarring omdat de verschillende afdelingen heel verschillende werkmethoden hebben
Au seuil du paradis : roman by Samuel Shem( Book )
2 editions published in 1981 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Excellent récit américain (1978) recréant un milieu hospitalier pittoresque où l'humour sert de palliatif à la douleur et à la mort. Sous des allures pseudo-cyniques qui leur permettent de survivre, médecins et infirmières aidés par les patients-qui-n'en-finissent-pas-de-mourir animent ce monde à la fois extraordinaire et quotidien. Un très bon roman sur ce thème
Musimy porozmawiać : uzdrawiające rozmowy między kobietami i mężczyznami by Samuel Shem( Book )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in Polish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Het gasthuis by Samuel Shem( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in Dutch and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een jonge arts in Boston wordt uiterst cynisch bij de behandeling van zieke demente bejaarden, die hij nauwelijks nog als mensen beschouwt
Dievo namai : romanas by Samuel Shem( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in Lithuanian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How to stay human in medicine ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Dr. Shem, a novelist and instructor at Harvard Medical School offers practical suggestions for both medical students and their teachers on how to restore and cultivate "humanness" in medical education and medical practice. These suggestions range from changing medical school admissions' policies to include selection of those with humanistic backgrounds to viewing patients as spouses and members of the community to choosing "human" role models
Bill W. and Dr. Bob ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Theater poster shows two men seated at table with cup of coffee
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Bergman, Stephen J.

Bergman, Stephen
Bergman, Stephen ca. 20./21. Jh.
Bergman, Stephen J.
Bergman, Stephen J. ca. 20./21. Jh.
Šems, Semjuels
シェム, サミュエル
Languages
English (99)
German (36)
Spanish (13)
French (7)
Polish (6)
Dutch (6)
Chinese (4)
Japanese (2)
Italian (2)
Czech (2)
Lithuanian (1)
Hebrew (1)
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