The Living End
The Future of Death, Aging, and ImmortalityBook - 2008
The decline of infections, starvation, warfare, heart attack and stroke has allowed people to reach extreme old age but ushered in disability, dementia and degenerative disease, with profound consequences for the self and society. Dr Guy Brown explores these vital issues at various levels, from the cell, to the whole body, to society.
Publisher: London ; New York : Macmillan, 2008.
Branch Call Number: 571.939 B877
Characteristics: vi, 278 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.