On Vanishing: Mortality, Dementia, and What It Means to Disappear

On Vanishing: Mortality, Dementia, and What It Means to Disappear

For fans of Atul Gawande?s Being Mortal, Eula Biss?s On Immunity, and Paul Kalanithi?s When Breath Becomes Air, On Vanishing offers an essential, empathic exploration of dementia, and in the process asks searching questions about what it means to face our own inevitable vanishing An estimated 50 million people in the world suffer from dementia. Diseases such as Alzheimer?s For fans of Atul Gawande?s Being Mortal, Eula Biss?s On Immunity, and Paul Kalanithi?s When Breath Beco...

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Title:On Vanishing: Mortality, Dementia, and What It Means to Disappear
Author:Lynn Casteel Harper
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ISBN:On Vanishing: Mortality, Dementia, and What It Means to Disappear
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9781948226288
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