Sharon R. Kaufman is professor of medical anthropology at the University of California, San Francisco. She is the author of numerous articles, book chapters, and two previous books: The Ageless Self: Sources of Meaning in Late Life (a New York Times Book Review Notable Book) and The Healer's Tale: Transforming Medicine and Culture. She lives with her husband in the San Francisco Bay Area.
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