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.
Act 1, Scene 1 Abstract
* MEN IN WHITE opens in the library of a large urban hospital where several doctors and interns study, relax and talk.
* Dr. Hochberg, Chief of Surgery, enters looking for Dr. Ferguson, a promising young intern.
* Dr. Hochberg confers with Dr. Gordon on a patient case and...
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