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Being There

Learning to Live Cross-Culturally

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$23.50 • £18.95 • €21.00

ISBN 9780674049277

Publication Date: 09/19/2011

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272 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

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Sarah H. Davis earned her PhD in cultural anthropology at Emory University.

Melvin Konner is Samuel Candler Dobbs Professor in the Department of Anthropology and the Program in Neuroscience and Behavioral Biology at Emory University.

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On this day 75 years ago, the United States dropped the world’s first atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan. James L. Nolan Jr.’s grandfather was a doctor who participated in the Manhattan Project, and he writes about him in Atomic Doctors: Conscience and Complicity at the Dawn of the Nuclear Age, an unflinching examination of the moral and professional dilemmas faced by physicians who took part in the project. Below, please find the introduction to Nolan’s book. On the morning of June 17, 1945, Captain James F. Nolan, MD, boarded a plane