Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Patients and society: the big divide

  • Patients and society: The big divide

    J.M.S. Pearce United Kingdom   But society has now fairly got the better of individuality; and the danger which threatens human nature, is not the excess, but the deficiency, of personal impulses and preferences. John Stuart Mill (1806–1873), On Liberty, chapter 3, 1859      John Snow memorial and pub. Photo by Justinc on Wikimedia.…