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Long-distance race. The standard marathon is 42.2km (26.2mi) long, which was the distance run by the ancient Greek soldier who brought news to Athens of victory over the Persians at the...

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Pain

Christopher Eccleston.

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November 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Psychology; Cognitive Psychology. 11180 words.

Pain is discussed as a signal of disease and or a reason to avoid harm. The intriguing idea that pain might have some benefits in some situations is also discussed, in relation to rites of...

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