The Resource The last physician : Walker Percy and the moral life of medicine, edited by Carl Elliott and John Lantos

The last physician : Walker Percy and the moral life of medicine, edited by Carl Elliott and John Lantos

Label
The last physician : Walker Percy and the moral life of medicine
Title
The last physician
Title remainder
Walker Percy and the moral life of medicine
Statement of responsibility
edited by Carl Elliott and John Lantos
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3566.E6912
LC item number
Z738 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 1999 K-399
  • WZ 330
NLM item number
L349 1999
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Elliott, Carl
  • Lantos, John D
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Percy, Walker
  • Percy, Walker
  • Percy, Walker
  • Percy, Walker
  • Percy, Walker
  • Percy, Walker
  • Percy, Walker
  • Literature and mental illness
  • Literature and medicine
  • Physicians' writings, American
  • Medicine in literature
  • Ethics in literature
  • Medical ethics
  • Medicine in Literature
  • Authorship
  • Mental Disorders
  • Ethics
  • Ethics in literature
  • Literature and medicine
  • Literature and mental illness
  • Medical ethics
  • Medicine
  • Medicine in literature
  • Physicians' writings, American
  • Medizinische Ethik
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Psychiatrie
  • United States
Label
The last physician : Walker Percy and the moral life of medicine, edited by Carl Elliott and John Lantos
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dr. Percy's hold on medicine / Robert Coles -- The act of seeing with one's own eyes / Ross McElwee -- Why doctors make good protagonists / John Lantos -- From eye to ear in Percy fiction: changing the paradigm for clinical medicine / Martha Montello -- Prozac and the existential novel: two therapies / Carl Elliott -- Ethics in the ruins / David Schiedermayer -- Walker Percy and medicine: the struggle for recovery in medical education / Richard Martinez -- Now you are one of us: gender, reversal, and the good read / Laurie Zoloth -- Inherited depression, medicine, and illness in Walker Percy's art / Bertram Wyatt-Brown -- Pathology rounds with Dr. Percy: the modern malaise, its causes and cure / Brock Eide -- Walker Percy, reluctant physician / Jay Tolson -- Afterword: writing and rewriting stories / John Lantos
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
vii, 167 p.
Isbn
9780822323693
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
99014158
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)40813329
  • (OCoLC)ocm40813329
Label
The last physician : Walker Percy and the moral life of medicine, edited by Carl Elliott and John Lantos
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dr. Percy's hold on medicine / Robert Coles -- The act of seeing with one's own eyes / Ross McElwee -- Why doctors make good protagonists / John Lantos -- From eye to ear in Percy fiction: changing the paradigm for clinical medicine / Martha Montello -- Prozac and the existential novel: two therapies / Carl Elliott -- Ethics in the ruins / David Schiedermayer -- Walker Percy and medicine: the struggle for recovery in medical education / Richard Martinez -- Now you are one of us: gender, reversal, and the good read / Laurie Zoloth -- Inherited depression, medicine, and illness in Walker Percy's art / Bertram Wyatt-Brown -- Pathology rounds with Dr. Percy: the modern malaise, its causes and cure / Brock Eide -- Walker Percy, reluctant physician / Jay Tolson -- Afterword: writing and rewriting stories / John Lantos
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
vii, 167 p.
Isbn
9780822323693
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
99014158
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)40813329
  • (OCoLC)ocm40813329

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