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Florida State University College of Medicine Students in Nicaragua

Center Director's Recommended Books

  • Mountains beyond Mountains by Tracy Kidder*
  • Epic Measures: One doctor. Seven Billion Patients by Jeremy N. Smith
  • Half the Sky by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn*
  • The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down by Anne Fadiman*
  • The Bottom Billion: Why the Poorest Countries are Failing and What Can be Done About It by Paul Collier
  • The Ghost Map by Steven Johnson*
  • Guns, Germs and Steel by Jared Diamond*
  • The End of Poverty: Economic Possibilities for Our Time by Jeffrey Sachs
  • The Pathology of Power: Health, Human Rights, and the New War on the Poor by Paul Farmer
  • Infections and Inequalities: The Modern Plagues by Paul Farmer
  • Partner to the Poor: A Paul Farmer Reader by Paul Farmer
  •  Haiti After the Earthquake by Paul Farmer
  • White Man's Burden by William Easterly
  • The Human Right to Health by Jonathan Wolff
  • Heart and Soul: Awakening Your Passion to Serve by Gary Morsch

*Denotes a New York Times best-seller

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