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╥ Chapter Natural Causes: An Epidemic of Wellness, the Certainty of Dying, and Killing Ourselves to Live Longer - Kindle edition by Barbara Ehrenreich. Politics & Social Sciences Kindle eBooks @ Amazon.com. for early readers □ Book By Barbara Ehrenreich ▽ p.p1 margin 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px line height 17.0px font 14.7px Arial color 000000 webkit text stroke 000000 span.s1 font kerning none background color ffffff span.s2 font kerning none Ehrenreich s sharp and fearless take on mortality privileges joy over juice fasts and argues that, regardless of how many hours we spend in the gym, death wins out An incisive, clear eyed polemic, NATURAL CAUSES relaxes into the realization that the grim reaper is considerably less grim than a life spent in terror of a fate that awaits us all p.p1 margin 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px font 12.0px Helvetica Neue color 454545 Matthew Desmond, Pulitzer Prize winning and New York Times bestselling author of Evicted p.p1 margin 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px line height 14.0px font 12.0px Times color 000000 webkit text stroke 000000 span.s1 font kerning none A provocative, informative, hilarious, and deeply moving book A must read Arlie Hochschild, New York Times bestselling author of Strangers in their Own Land Anger and Mourning on the American Right p.p1 margin 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px line height 17.0px font 14.7px Helvetica color 212121 webkit text stroke 212121 background color ffffff span.s1 font kerning none Throughout the text, Ehrenreich employs the erudition that earned her degree, the social consciousness that has long informed her writing, and the compassion that endears her to her many fansA powerful text that floods the mind with illumination and with agonizing questions Kirkus starred review p.p1 margin 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px line height 18.0px font 16.0px Helvetica color 212121 webkit text stroke 212121 span.s1 font kerning none background color ffffff Ehrenreich offers a healthy dose of reformist philosophy combined with her trademark investigative journalism In assessing our quest for a longer, healthier life, Ehrenreich provides a contemplative vision of an active, engaged health care that goes far beyond the physical restraints of the body and into the realm of metaphysical possibilities Booklist p.p1 margin 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px line height 17.0px font 14.7px Helvetica color 000000 webkit text stroke 000000 background color ffffff span.s1 font kerning none Barbara Ehrenreich is a singular voice of sanity amid our national obsession with wellness and longevity She is deeply well informed about contemporary medical practices and their shortcomings, but she wears her learning lightly NATURAL CAUSES is a delightful as well as an enlightening read No one who cares about living or dying well can afford to miss it Jackson Lears, PhD, Editor in Chief of the Raritan Quarterly Review p.p1 margin 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px line height 14.0px font 12.0px Georgia color 121212 background color ffffff span.s1 font kerning none This book is joyous It is neither anti medicine nor anti prevention it is pro balance, pro scepticism and pro perspective Paradoxically, Natural Causes is about hope If you are struggling with choices that weigh hope in potential medical advances that damage quality of life against non treatment and the acceptance of a terminal diagnosis, this may not offer much comfort, butas with so many of Ehrenreich s books, NATURAL CAUSES is a much needed tonic The Guardian p.p1 margin 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px line height 18.0px font 16.0px Arial color 212121 webkit text stroke 212121 background color ffffff span.s1 font kerning none Give me a lever and a place to stand and I will move the earth, promised Archimedes In Natural Causes, Barbara Ehrenreich has achieved an Archimedean feat Her lever is made of erudition, acuity and irreverence her place to stand is the perspective of cultural criticism and she has turned the current understanding of body and self upon its head To read this book is a relief at last, what needed to be said Jessica Riskin, author of The Restless Clock A History of the Centuries Long Argument over What Makes Living Things Tick p.p1 margin 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px line height 27.0px font 21.0px Arial color 111111 webkit text stroke 111111 background color ffffff span.s1 font kerning none p.p1 margin 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px line height 18.0px font 16.0px Helvetica color 212121 webkit text stroke 212121 p.p2 margin 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px line height 17.0px font 14.7px Helvetica color 212121 webkit text stroke 212121 span.s1 font kerning none background color ffffff Claiming to be old enough to die, feminist scholar Ehrenreich Living with a Wild God takes on the task of investigating America s peculiar approach to aging, health, and wellnessEhrenreich s sharp intelligence and graceful prose make this book largely pleasurable reading Publishers Weekly p.p1 margin 0.0px 0.0px 10.0px 0.0px line height 16.0px font 14.0px Times New Roman color 333333 webkit text stroke 333333 background color ffffff span.s1 font kerning none R ichly layered with evidence, stories and quotationsand sprinkled with barbed humor Ehrenreich lets nobody off the hook, skewering Silicon Valley meditators and misogynist obstetricians with equal vigor It s impossible to read this book without questioning the popular wisdom about the body and its upkeep At the very least, you ll be able to make better decisions about how to work out, whether to have that mammogram and when to just order the steak BookPage p.p1 margin 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px line height 17.0px font 14.7px Helvetica color 212121 webkit text stroke 212121 span.s1 font kerning none background color ffffff Ehrenreich s description of cells rushing to staunch a wound is so full of wonder and delight that it recalls Italo CalvinoShe sits in contemplation of death itself in the book s concluding, very beautiful passages, bringing to it her characteristic curiosity and awe at the natural world The New York TimesBarbara Ehrenreich is the author of several books, including the New York Times bestseller Nickel and Dimed She is a frequent contributor to the New York Times, Progressive, Harper s, and Time magazine and currently lives in Florida. 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