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Who Survives Cancer? by Howard P. Greenwald

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Who Survives Cancer?
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Publisher: University of California Press
ISBN/ASIN: 0520077253
ISBN-13: 9780520077256
Number of pages: 280

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Addressed more to health-care professionals and policymakers than to the lay public, this book by Greenwald, a professor in the University of California's School of Public Administration, makes it clear that we are not winning the war against cancer. In a well-documented text, he looks at how class, race, sex, psychological state and available treatments can affect one's chances of survival.

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