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The Empathy Exams

Essays

Leslie Jamison

From personal loss to phantom diseases, The Empathy Exams is a bold and brilliant collection; winner of the Graywolf Press Nonfiction Prize.Beginning with her experience as a medical actor who was paid to act out symptoms for medical students to diagnose, Leslie Jamison’s visceral and revealing essays ask essential questions about our basic underst...
Publish Date
2014
April 1
Goodreads rating
3.66
ISBN
8601420775183
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Dec 29, 2014
Stayed up far too late reading The Empathy Exams by @lsjamison. This book should be required if you're looking to be a person.      source