november 1986

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  • No-Fat City

    Walking Tokyo streets leads an American to wonder, Why are the Japanese so much thinner than we are? And why do they live longer?

  • Intimate Partners

    An examination of the underlying architecture of love relationships—the influence of the past, the causes of infidelity, and the systems that couples create  

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