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Essays that Worked for Medical Schools - Page 16

Ballantine - Education - 2007 - 160 pages
Ballantine. you through the application process. Not everything you see on the
VVeb is valid or germane to your experience. According to NACAC, more
students are applying on-line every year. Critics sa_v that some schools
encourage ...
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Hungry City: How Food Shapes Our Lives

Carolyn Steel - Architecture - 2013 - 400 pages
Hungry City examines the way in which modern food production has damaged the balance of human existence, and reveals that we have yet to resolve a centuries-old dilemma - one which holds the key to a host of current problems, from obesity, ...
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Shakespeare and Modern Culture

Marjorie Garber - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 326 pages
Shakespeare and Modern Culture is a brilliant recasting of our own mental and emotional landscape as refracted through the prism of the protean Shakespeare. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Essays That Will Get You Into Medical School

Daniel Kaufman, Chris Dowhan, Amy Burnham - Education - 1998 - 145 pages
(back cover) FOUR STEPS TO SUCCESS-- Assess your reading audience and determine what they're looking for Avoid topics and ideas they've seen too many times Gather your material and identify your theme Write your first draft, and then revise ...
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The Comforts of a Muddy Saturday: An Isabel Dalhousie Novel (5)

Alexander McCall Smith - Fiction - 2008 - 272 pages
Whatever the problem, whatever the case, we know we can count on Isabel's instincts to help her find the right solution. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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The Persistence of the Color Line: Racial Politics and the Obama Presidency

Randall Kennedy - Social Science - 2011 - 288 pages
Timely—as the 2012 presidential election nears—and controversial, here is the first book by a major African-American public intellectual on racial politics and the Obama presidency.
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Don't Sleep, There are Snakes: Life and Language in the Amazonian Jungle

Daniel Leonard Everett - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 300 pages
Although Daniel Everett was a missionary, far from converting the Pirahas, they converted him.
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The Challenge for Africa

Wangari Maathai - Social Science - 2009 - 190 pages
Infused with her unique luminosity of spirit, Wangari Maathai’s remarkable story of courage, faith, and the power of persistence is destined to inspire generations to come. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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The Age of Empathy: Nature's Lessons for a Kinder Society

Frans de Waal - Science - 2009 - 304 pages
In this thought-provoking book, the acclaimed author of Our Inner Ape examines how empathy comes naturally to a great variety of animals, including humans.
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Never Say Die: The Myth and Marketing of the New Old Age

Susan Jacoby - Social Science - 2011 - 352 pages
Her book speaks to Americans, whatever their age, who draw courage and hope from facing reality instead of embracing that oldest of delusions, the fountain of youth. From the Hardcover edition.
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