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Title The puzzle of pain / translated from the French edition by Fideline A. Djité-Bruce
Imprint [Switzerland?] : Gordon and Breach Arts International ; New York, NY : STBS [distributor], 1994
book jacket
 Life Sci. LIB  WL704 P994p 1994    AVAILABLE    30150100026746
Descript ix, 165 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm
Note "Prompted by an exhibition on Pain, organised by the Institute for International Scientific Co-operation in Paris in 1992-1993"--Foreword
"First published in 1992 in the French language by Gordon and Breach Science Publishers ... Yverdon, Suisse"--T.p. verso
Includes bibliographical references (p. 164-165)
Pain: beyond all paradoxes / Jean-Paul Natali -- Displayed pain and hidden pleasure / Jean-Didier Vincent -- The neurobiology of pain / Allan I. Basbaum -- Modern strategies in the development of new analgesics: from opium to endogenous opioids / Jean-Marie Besson and Bernard P. Roques -- The neurosurgeon and pain / Jan Gybels -- Pain treatment centres / François Boureau -- Physical pain in the Middle Ages / Georges Duby -- A woman in tears / Marc Le Bot -- Pain and history in the Western World / Roy Porter -- Culture and pain / Robert T. Anderson and Scott T. Anderson -- On pain, in brief / Michel Enaudeau -- Mad with pain / Patrick Lacoste
Subject Pain
Pain -- physiology
Pain -- history
Pain -- etiology
Alt Author Institut pour la coopération scientifique internationale (France)
Gordon and Breach Science Publishers
Alt Title Pain
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