The Skin I M In

Author: Sharon Flake
Publisher: Disney Electronic Content
ISBN: 1423132513
Size: 46.23 MB
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Maleeka suffers every day from the taunts of the other kids in her class. If they're not getting at her about her homemade clothes or her good grades, it's about her dark, black skin. When a new teacher, whose face is blotched with a startling white patch, starts at their school, Maleeka can see there is bound to be trouble for her too. But the new teacher's attitude surprises Maleeka. Miss Saunders loves the skin she's in. Can Maleeka learn to do the same?

The Skin I M In

Author: Pat Thomas
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 1438083963
Size: 71.53 MB
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Racial discrimination is cruelÑand especially so to younger children. This title encourages kids to accept and be comfortable with differences of skin color and other racial characteristics among their friends and in themselves. ÒA First Look AtÓ is an easy-to-understand series of books for younger children. Each title explores emotional issues and discusses the questions such difficulties invariably raise among kids of preschool through early school age. Written by a psychotherapist and child counselor, each title promotes positive interaction among children, parents, and teachers. The books are written in simple, direct language that makes sense to younger kids. Each title also features a guide for parents on how to use the book, a glossary, suggested additional reading, and a list of resources. There are attractive full-color illustrations on every page.

A First Look At Racism

Author: Pat Thomas
Publisher: Wayland
ISBN: 9780750242608
Size: 64.12 MB
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Aimed at children aged 5-7, this book looks at the difficult issue of racism and suggests ways in which children can cope with racism. It spells out in simple terms why people may feel threatened by racial differences, what it feels like to be bullied because your skin is a different colour and why it hurts everyone to judge people by their skin or culture. It is designed to encourage positive acceptance and openness about differences and to suggest ways for children to celebrate their own cultural heritage without belittling someone else's.

I Love The Skin I M In

Author: Mayma Raphael
Publisher: Mom Pub
ISBN: 9780615568652
Size: 48.86 MB
Format: PDF
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Ruby, a curious little girl, engages the reader in a wonderful dialog with her mother. I Love the Skin I'm In!, uniquely expresses rhythmic responses to curious questions about skin color. The book creates a beautiful rainbow of harmonious expressions of tolerance, self acceptance and love of oneself. It is a simplified way of explaining to children that regardless of skin color we are more alike than we are different.

Encyclopedic Dictionary Of Polymers

Author: Jan W. Gooch
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1441962468
Size: 72.22 MB
Format: PDF
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This is the first complete book of polymer terminology ever published. It contains more than 7,500 polymeric material terms. Supplementary electronic material brings important relationships to life, and audio supplements include pronunciation of each term.

Garbage Person

Author: Emilija Morkunaite
ISBN: 1365194345
Size: 66.70 MB
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A new style of poetry, not comprehensible to anyone, ever. A fresh take on an old genre where nothing is off limits, and nothing is quite on them either.

Physical Therapy Technician

Author: United States. Department of the Air Force
Size: 77.36 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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"To be used as a reference and training tool along with standard reference texts for technicians in the physical therapy career field."--Prelim. p. [i].

Spec Hurwitz Clinical Pediatric Dermatology E Book 12month Subscription

Author: Amy S. Paller
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 1437736130
Size: 42.21 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Hurwitz Clinical Pediatric Dermatology, by Amy S. Paller, MD and Anthony J. Mancini, MD, gives you easy access to the practical, definitive guidance you need to expertly identify and manage all types of skin disorders seen in children. Continuing the legacy of Dr. Sidney Hurwitz’s beloved reference, it covers all pediatric dermatoses in a thorough, yet efficient and accessible way, enabling you to get the answers you need quickly and provide your patients with the most effective care. This edition brings you up to date on the latest classification schemes, the molecular basis for genetic skin disorders, atopic dermatitis, hemangiomas, viral disorders, bites and infestations, hypersensitivity disorders, collagen vascular disorders, bacterial and fungal infections, psoriasis, contact dermatitis, and much more. A thousand full-color photographs help you to recognize the characteristic manifestations of every type of skin disease. Hurwitz remains the indispensable pediatric dermatology resource you need for optimal practice. Efficiently locate the answers you need with a remarkably concise, practical, clinically focused reference that minimizes redundancy and offers an ideal ratio of text to figures and tables. Overcome challenges in pediatric dermatology with confidence with a wealth of clinical "pearls" from Amy S. Paller, MD and Anthony J. Mancini, MD - esteemed leaders in the field who possess significant experience in both research and clinical practice. Stay on the cutting edge of the latest diagnostic, therapeutic, and research advances with updated and expanded coverage of the most recent classification schemes, the molecular basis for genetic skin disorders, atopic dermatitis, hemangiomas, viral disorders, bites and infestations, hypersensitivity disorders, collagen vascular disorders, bacterial and fungal infections, psoriasis, contact dermatitis, and much more. Recognize a wide range of pediatric diseases thanks to a completely revised image library with over 370 new clinical images – more than 1,000 in all.

Handbook Of Diet Nutrition And The Skin

Author: Victor R. Preedy
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 9086867294
Size: 14.77 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Introduction -- 1. The skin: an introduction -- General aspects of skin, nutrition and diet -- 2. Gut bacteria and skin health -- 3. The fatty acids and the skin: a focus on the n-6 family of unsaturated fatty acids -- 4. Role of vitamin B6 in skin health and diseases -- 5. Antioxidants and skin: an overview -- Micronutrients -- 6. The skin and vitamin D -- 7. Vitamin C, gene expression and skin health -- 8. Strategies for vitamin E transdermal delivery -- 9. Vitamin E chemistry, biological activity and benefits on the skin -- 10. Dietary tocotrienol and UVB-induced skin damage -- 11. Zinc and skin health: an overview -- 12. Iron and skin health: iron stimulates skin function -- Nutraceuticals and skin -- 13. Skin photoprotection and nutraceuticals: an overview -- 14. Effect of flaxseed- and borage oil ingestion on skin conditions -- 15. Dietary red ginseng and skin protection -- 16. Dietary grape seed proanthocyanidins and skin cancer -- 17. Olive oil as a skin protector -- 18. Protec ...