Chapter abstracts are short descriptions of events that occur in each chapter. They highlight major plot events and detail the important relationships and characteristics of characters and objects. The Chapter Abstracts can be used to review what the students have read, or to prepare the students for what they will read. Hand the abstracts out in class as a study guide, or use them as a "key" for a class discussion. They are relatively brief, but can serve to be an excellent refresher of the text for either a student or teacher.
Part 1, pp. 1-28 Abstract
* Einstein is a careful thinker in the humanities. He is perhaps not comprehensive but thoughtful.
* He's quite modest about his fame and delighted to share his views.
* In Paradise Lost Einstein proposes that European intellectuals lose when supporting nationalism.
* In My First Impressions of the U.S.A. Einstein speaks of being...
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