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Evolution and Healing: The New Science of Darwinian Medicine

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By: R Nesse and GC Williams

290 pages, Figs, tabs

Phoenix Publishers

Paperback | Dec 1996 | #53772 | ISBN: 1857995066
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Hardback | Dec 1995 | #40152 | ISBN: 0297861409
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About this book

The authors propose that most aspects of what we think of as illness are best understood as being side effects of Darwinian progress. They liken the perpetual battle between the human race and its enemies - viruses, bacteria, and parasites - to a perpetual evolutionary arms race.


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