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Sherwin B. Nuland

Дата рождения: 8. Декабрь 1930
Дата смерти: 3. Март 2014

Sherwin Bernard Nuland was an American surgeon and writer who taught bioethics, history of medicine, and medicine at the Yale School of Medicine, and occasionally bioethics and history of medicine at Yale College. His 1994 book How We Die: Reflections on Life's Final Chapter was a

New York Times Best Seller and won the National Book Award for Nonfiction, as well as being a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize.

In 2011 Nuland was awarded the Jonathan Rhoads Gold Medal of the American Philosophical Society, for “Distinguished Service to Medicine.”Nuland wrote non-academic articles for The New Yorker, The New York Times, The New Republic, Time, MIT Technology Review and the New York Review of Books. He was a fellow of the Hastings Center, an independent bioethics research institution.

Цитаты Sherwin B. Nuland

„The later decades of a life become the time for our capabliites to find an unscattered focus, and in this way increase the force of their concentraled worth.“

—  Sherwin B. Nuland

[The art of aging: a doctor's prescription for well-being, 2008, Random House, 10, https://books.google.com/books?id=7JR_1wsxvz8C&pg=PA10]
The Art of Aging (2007)

„Tradition is a persuasive teacher, even when what it teaches is erroneous.“

—  Sherwin B. Nuland

[Doctors: the biography of medicine, Random House, 1995, 4, https://books.google.com/books?id=22hNffrgFCkC&pg=PA4]
Doctors (1988)

„Poets, essayists, chroniclers, wags, and wise men write often about death but have rarely seem it. Physicians and nurses, who see it often, rarely write about it.“

—  Sherwin B. Nuland

[How we die: reflections on life's final chapter, Vintage, 1995, Random House, 1995, 8, https://books.google.com/books?id=ffj03ghdnqwC&pg=PA8]
How We Die (1994)

„The tendency toward mysticism is ingrained in human nature. Superstition, religion, and medicine have made their long journey together, and even now are unable to let go of one another's hands.“

—  Sherwin B. Nuland

[The mysteries within: a surgeon explores myth, medicine, and the human body, Simon & Schuster, 2001, 18, https://books.google.com/books?id=uSBaTVMTYvIC&pg=18]
The Mysteries Within (2000)

„If there is one operation for a disease, you know it works. If there are fifteen operations, you know that none of them work.“

—  Sherwin B. Nuland

[The extraordinary power of ordinary people, TED Talks, February 2003, https://www.ted.com/talks/sherwin_nuland_on_hope] (2:40 of 12:31 in video)

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