Literary Non Fiction A Writers Artists Companion

Author: Sally Cline
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1474268315
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In her book The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, she tackled the morality of
medical research and racial attitudes – but she also had to confront her own
ethical dilemma. In much the same way as a biographer, she was forced to think
about exactly who owned Henrietta's life, how she as an author related to it, how
much to include the Lacks family in the book, and how much of the author should
appear. She faced the structural challenge of telling a complex medical story in a

Common Core Reading Lessons

Author: Stacey O'Reilly
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317821068
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... Rebecca Skloot's The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, and Neal Shusterman's
Unwind and UnWholly. This is a great opportunity for differentiation. With Flowers
for Algernon, teachers can choose between the short story, the film, or the novel.
All three versions encompass the essential learning targets, but depending on
time and student ability, one may better meet student needs. Another possibility is
for high-level readers to study The Immortal Life ofHenrietta Lacks in its entirety, ...

Rin Tin Tin

Author: Susan Orlean
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439190135
Size: 42.97 MB
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He embodied the core paradoxes of the American ideal: He was a loner who was
also a faithful companion, a brave fighter who was also vulnerable. I was
astonished to learn from this delightful book that he has existed for eleven
generations over a century. By chronicling his amazing ups and downs, Susan
Orlean has produced a hugely ... was born to tell—it's filled with amazing
characters, reporting, and writing.” —REBECCA SKLOOT, author of The Immortal
Life of Henrietta Lacks.

Blattgefl Ster

Author: Hope Jahren
Publisher: Ludwig
ISBN: 3641114381
Size: 24.11 MB
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Eine hinreißende Geschichte über Pflanzen, Liebe und die Wissenschaft Hope Jahren hat das, wovon viele Menschen träumen: einen Beruf, der ihr Herz und ihr Leben erfüllt.

Effektiver Altruismus

Author: Peter Singer
Publisher: Suhrkamp Verlag
ISBN: 3518745131
Size: 29.91 MB
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Diese simple Idee ist Ausgangspunkt einer neuen sozialen Bewegung – des effektiven Altruismus. Peter Singer, einer ihrer Gründerväter, zeigt in seinem Buch, wie effektives Spenden möglich und warum es richtig ist.

Understanding Viruses

Author: Teri Shors
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 1284025926
Size: 73.30 MB
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“Navigating the rapids: The development of regulated next-generation
sequencing-based clinical trial assays and companion diagnostics. ... Lab 257:
The Disturbing Story of the Government's Secret Plum Island Germ Laboratory. ...
New York: Pocket Books. Regush, N. 2000. The Virus Within: A Coming Epidemic
. New York: Penguin Putnam. Skloot, R. 2010. The Immortal Life of Henrietta
Lacks. New York: Crown Publishers. Wolfe, N. 2011. The Viral Storm: The Dawn
of a New ...

Rethinking Empathy Through Literature

Author: Meghan Marie Hammond
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317817370
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Deborah's insufficient self-care, erratic professional healthcare, sexual and
physical abuse, and untreated posttraumatic stress leading to dysfunction in her
partner relationships as well as her social isolation, all of which stem from
multiple racial, gender, and ... The potential for paradoxical worsening of
empathy in students and general readers of The Immortal Life ofHenrietta Lacks,
a book acclaimed for exposing injustice, arises from a subject-to-object
ambassadorial strategy.

Windows Into The Soul

Author: Gary T. Marx
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022628591X
Size: 44.88 MB
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Super Sad True Love Story: A Novel. New York: Random House, 2010. ... Skloot,
R. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. New York: Random House, 2010. Slovic,
Paul. ... Smith, Michael J., Pascale Carayon, Katherine J. Sanders, Soo-Yee Lim,
and David LeGrande. “Employee Stress and Health Complaints in Jobs With and
Without Electronic Performance Monitoring.” Applied Ergonomics 23, no. 1 (1992
): 17–27. Smith, Robert E. War Stories. Providence, RI: Privacy Journal, 1997.

Hidden Figures Unerkannte Heldinnen

Author: Margot Lee Shetterly
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 3959676433
Size: 30.11 MB
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Dies ist ihre Geschichte. "Mit dieser unglaublich mitreißenden und vielschichtigen Erzählung zeigt Shetterly ihr Können. Die Geschichte begeistert in allen Aspekten." Booklist