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Thursday, May 28, 2009

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Center Cannot Hold: My Journey Through Madness by Elyn Saks.

开会时听她的 presentation,觉得有意思,干脆买了书来看。是她的自传,患有精神分裂症,但是学习很好。以全 A 成绩在 Vanderbilt 本科毕业,奖学金在牛津读哲学,病得很严重,住院几个月,竟然被她完成学业,从牛津毕业。又回到美国,上法学院,又毕业。期间不断发病,不停治疗,但一直事业有成,在 USC 法学院谋到教职,又病,住院,终于用药物稳定病情。现在是系主任,全国著名的医学法律专家,著作等身。

这是一本自传,并不是励志书。

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