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The best American science writing 2002

Author: Matt Ridley
Publisher: New York : Ecco, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Provides thoughts on medicine, evoltuionary psychology, physics, computer technology, and other topics by contributors including Lisa Belkin, Sally Satel, Jerome Groopman, and Gary Taubes.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Matt Ridley
ISBN: 006621162X 9780066211626
OCLC Number: 50632145
Description: 325 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Dr. Daedalus / Lauren Slater --
Crimson tide / Atul Gawande --
The made-to-order savior / Lisa Belkin --
A desire to duplicate / Margaret Talbot --
Medicine's race problem / Sally Satel --
The thirty years' war / Jerome Groopman --
The soft science of dietary fat / Gary Taubes --
Brothers with heart / Joseph D'Agnese --
I love my glow bunny / Christopher Dickey --
Rethinking the brain / Michael Specter --
Penninger / Mary Rogan --
Mothers and others / Sarah Blaffer Hrdy --
Of altruism, heroism and natures gifts in the face of terror / Natalie Angier --
Pirate utopia / Julian Dibbell --
Code red for the web / Carolyn Meinel --
What brings a world into being? / David Berlinski --
Quantum shmantum / Tim Folger --
Shadow science / Oliver Morton --
Can science explain everything? Anything? / Steven Weinberg --
The eco-optimist / Nichols Wade --
George Divoky's planet / Darcy Frey.
Responsibility: editor, Matt Ridley ; series editor, Jesse Cohen.

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Provides thoughts on medicine, evoltuionary psychology, physics, computer technology, and other topics by contributors including Lisa Belkin, Sally Satel, Jerome Groopman, and Gary Taubes.

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