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Representation of Vaccination in the Early 20th Century: Analyzing American Newspapers between 1915-1921
(Virginia Tech, 2012)
In today’s society, vaccination is a highly controversial issue drawing all sorts of people into the debate from scientists and physicians to religious leaders and parents. Currently, there are many different arguments for ...
Vaccination in the News: Newspaper Coverage 1915-22
(Virginia Tech, 2012)
The newspapers I focused my research on are: Bisbee Daily (Bisbee, Arizona), The Evening Herald (Klamath Falls, Oregon), The Evening World (New York, New York), The Washington Herald (Washington, D.C.), The Commoner (Lincoln, ...
(University of Chicago Press, 2012-05)
(Virginia Tech, 2012-12)
This media kit explores the reasoning behind the belief that an influenza pandemic is imminent.
Andrew Wakefield and the MMR Vaccination Controversy
(Virginia Tech, 2012-03)
This information sheet seeks to explain Andrew Wakefieldʼs role in the MMR vaccination controversy and the reaction that followed from his 1998 publication in The Lancet.
Applying Learning Theories of Meaningful Reception Learning and Schema in Identifying Essential Information on the Front, Back and on the Inside of a Sewing Paper Pattern
(Virginia Tech, 2012-12-12)
This lesson should take about 20-30 minutes to complete. At the end of this lesson the learner should be able to identify the essential information on the: 1) Front and Back of a Paper Pattern Envelope, and 2) Inside of a ...
Influenza Vaccine History
(Virginia Tech, 2012-10)
This media information sheet provides a brief overview of the history of Influenza vaccine development and recommendations made over time concerning vaccine use.
Rhetorics of Displacement: Constructing Identities in Forced Relocations
(National Council of Teachers of English, 2012-03)
Forced displacement has often involved the use of rhetoric, both by government institutions and by people who struggle not only to survive displacement, but also to resist it. The author analyzes such discourses through ...
Introduction: Towards a History of Violence in Colonial Kenya
(African Studies Center, Boston University, 2012)
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the authors discuss topics addressed in the issue related to violence in colonial Kenya, including corporal punishment, the connections between the death penalty and ...
Syllabus - REL 5984 (Spring 2013)