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Peter B. Medawar • 53 Items / 11 Books, 25 Articles, 17 Reviews
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  1. Adventures of the Mind: The Future of Man
    The Saturday Evening Post, October 1, 1960, pp. 32-33
  2. Advice to a Young Scientist (1980)
    3 Reviews
  3. Advice to a Young Scientist
    The Harpers Monthly, September 1979, pp. 39-46
  4. Science
    Anglo-Saxon Attitudes
    Encounter, August 1965, pp. 52-57
  5. [+]
    The Ape Redressed (4 Reviews)
    Animal in Its World, Vol. I, by Niko Tinbergen
    1. Animal in Its World, Vol. I by Niko Tinbergen
    2. Early Childhood Autism by Elisabeth A. Tinbergen and Niko Tinbergen
    3. Dominant Mammal by Macfarlane Burnet
    4. The Human Imperative by Alexander Alland, Jr.
    The New York Review of Books, March 8, 1973, pp. 21-22
  6. Aristotle to Zoos (1983)
    A Philosophical Dictionary of Biology
    3 Reviews, 1 Readable
  7. The Art of the Soluble (1967)
    1 Review, 1 Readable
  8. Authors & Critics
    Disestablishing Science?
    Encounter, September 1971, p. 91
  9. [+]
    Bad Bookside Manner (Review)
    Conquering Cancer, by Lucien Israel
    1. Conquering Cancer by Lucien Israel
    The American Scholar, Autumn 1979, pp. 551-554
  10. [+]
    Calling Dr. Cooper (Review)
    The Vital Probe, by Irving S. Cooper
    1. The Vital Probe by Irving S. Cooper
    The New York Review of Books, January 21, 1982, pp. 54-58
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    Comet With a Cold (Review)
    Diseases from Space, by Fred Hoyle and Chandra Wickramasinghe
    1. Diseases from Space by Fred Hoyle and Chandra Wickramasinghe
    The New York Review of Books, October 23, 1980, p. 45
  12. [+]
    The Crab (5 Reviews)
    The Unseen Fight Against Cancer, by Thelma Brumfield Dunn
    1. The Unseen Fight Against Cancer by Thelma Brumfield Dunn
    2. The Cancer Connection by Larry Agran
    3. X-Rays: More Harm Than Good? by Priscilla W. Laws
    4. You Can Fight for Your Life by Lawrence LeShan
    5. You Can Fight Cancer and Win by Jane E. Brody and Arthur I. Holleb
    The New York Review of Books, June 9, 1977, pp. 10-14
  13. [+]
    Does Mind Matter? (Review)
    The Self and Its Brain, by Karl R. Popper and John C. Eccles
    1. The Self and Its Brain by Karl R. Popper and John C. Eccles
    The New York Review of Books, November 8, 1979, pp. 31-33
  14. Books
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    Doing the Honors (Review)
    Astride the Two Cultures, by Harold Arthur Harris
    1. Astride the Two Cultures by Harold Arthur Harris
    The Saturday Review, March 6, 1976, p. 22
  15. [+]
    The Evolution of a Proof (Review)
    Darwin and His Critics, by David L. Hull
    1. Darwin and His Critics by David L. Hull
    The New York Review of Books, November 15, 1973, p. 12
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    Fear and DNA (3 Reviews)
    Playing God, by June Goodfield
    1. Playing God by June Goodfield
    2. Biohazard by Michael Rogers
    3. The Ultimate Experiment by Nicholas Wade
    The New York Review of Books, October 27, 1977, pp. 15-20
  17. The Future of Man (1960)
    2 Reviews
  18. The Hope of Progress (1972)
    1 Review, 1 Readable
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    How to Be Your Own Worst Enemy (Review)
    Type A Behavior and Your Heart, by Meyer Friedman and Ray H. Rosenman
    1. Type A Behavior and Your Heart by Meyer Friedman and Ray H. Rosenman
    The New York Review of Books, April 4, 1974, pp. 3-5
  20. [+]
    In Defense of Doctors (Review)
    The Role of Medicine, by Thomas McKeown
    1. The Role of Medicine by Thomas McKeown
    The New York Review of Books, May 15, 1980, pp. 6-10
  21. Is the Scientific Paper Fraudulent?
    The Saturday Review, August 1, 1964, pp. 42-43
  22. Julian Huxley
    A Tribute
    The Saturday Review, April 19, 1975, pp. 8-9
  23. Letters
    The New York Review of Books, April 9, 1970, pp. 45-48
  24. Letters
    The New York Review of Books, April 17, 1975, pp. 37-40
  25. Letters
    The New York Review of Books, June 10, 1976, pp. 41-43
  26. Letters
    The New York Review of Books, June 23, 1977, pp. 44-48
  27. Letters
    The New York Review of Books, March 31, 1977, pp. 36-40
  28. Letters
    The New York Review of Books, September 15, 1977, pp. 49-56
  29. Letters
    The New York Review of Books, July 17, 1980, p. 49
  30. Letters
    The New York Review of Books, March 19, 1981, pp. 52-56
  31. Letters
    The New York Review of Books, April 1, 1982, pp. 47-52
  32. The Life Science: Current Ideas of Biology (1977)
    3 Reviews
  33. The Limits of Science (1984)
    3 Reviews, 1 Readable
  34. Memoir of a Thinking Radish (1986)
    An Autobiography
    2 Reviews
  35. The Message
    Encounter, October 1978, p. 29
  36. Authors & Critics
    Misunderstanding Psycho-Analysis
    Encounter, November 1969, pp. 88-94
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    The Molecular Shadow (4 Reviews)
    Biology and Man, by George Gaylord Simpson
    1. Biology and Man by George Gaylord Simpson
    2. The Relations Between the Sciences by C.F.A. Pantin
    3. Approaches to a Philosophical Biology by Marjorie Grene
    4. Towards a Theoretical Biology by C.H. Waddington
    The New York Review of Books, October 23, 1969, pp. 21-23
  38. Men & Ideas
    On from Spencer
    Encounter, September 1963, pp. 35-43
  39. On J.B.S. Haldane
    The New York Review of Books, October 10, 1968, pp. 15-17
  40. Pluto's Republic (1982)
    Incorporating the Art of the Soluble and Induction and Intutition
    3 Reviews
  41. Reports & Comment
    Medicine: When We Are Old
    The Atlantic Monthly, March 1984, pp. 16-21
  42. Revising the Facts of Life
    The Harpers Monthly, February 1977, pp. 41-61
  43. Science & Literature
    Encounter, January 1969, pp. 15-23
  44. Authors & Critics
    "Science & Literature"
    Encounter, July 1969, pp. 81-87
  45. Science & The Sanctity of Life
    Encounter, December 1966, pp. 96-105
  46. The Standing Room Fee
    The Saturday Review, March 1, 1958, p. 48
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    The Strange Case of the Spotted Mice (Review)
    The Patchwork Mouse, by Joseph R. Hixson
    1. The Patchwork Mouse by Joseph R. Hixson
    The New York Review of Books, April 15, 1976, pp. 6-10
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    Stretch Genes (Review)
    Genes, Mind, and Culture, by Edward O. Wilson and Charles J. Lumsden
    1. Genes, Mind, and Culture by Edward O. Wilson and Charles J. Lumsden
    The New York Review of Books, July 16, 1981, pp. 45-48
  49. The Threat and the Glory (1990)
    Reflections on Science and Scientists
    2 Reviews
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    Unnatural Science (2 Reviews)
    The Science and Politics of I.Q., by Leon J. Kamin
    1. The Science and Politics of I.Q. by Leon J. Kamin
    2. The IQ Controversy by Ned J. Block and Gerald Dworkin
    The New York Review of Books, February 3, 1977, pp. 13-18
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    Victims of Psychiatry (Review)
    The Victim Is Always the Same, by Irving S. Cooper
    1. The Victim Is Always the Same by Irving S. Cooper
    The New York Review of Books, January 23, 1975, p. 17
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    The Volubility of DNA (2 Reviews)
    Genetics of the Evolutionary Process, by Theodosius Dobzhansky
    1. Genetics of the Evolutionary Process by Theodosius Dobzhansky
    2. The Evolution of Man and Society by C.D. Darlington
    The New York Review of Books, May 20, 1971, pp. 17-18
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