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Anderson, C. W., Emily J. Bell, and Clay Shirky. “Post Industrial Journalism: Adapting to the Present.” Academic Commons, 2014. https://doi.org/10.7916/D8N01JS7.
“Fact or Fiction Bookmark.” ALA Store. Accessed August 7, 2018. https://www.alastore.ala.org/content/fact-or-fiction-bookmark.
Foundation, Poetry. “Anaphora.” Text/html. Poetry Foundation, September 7, 2018. https://www.poetryfoundation.org/learn/glossary-terms/anaphora.
Heinrichs, Jay. Thank You for Arguing: What Aristotle, Lincoln, and Homer Simpson Can Teach Us About the Art of Persuasion. Second edition. New York: Three Rivers Press, 2013.
Knapp, Jeff. “Library Guides: ‘Fake’ News: What Is Fake News?” Accessed September 7, 2018. //guides.libraries.psu.edu/c.php?g=620262&p=4319238.
Kovach, Bill, and Tom Rosenstiel. Blur: How to Know What’s True in the Age of Information Overload. 1st U.S. ed. New York: Bloomsbury, 2011.
Saleh, Naveed. The Complete Guide to Article Writing: How to Write Successful Articles for Online and Print Markets. Cincinnati, Ohio: Writer’s Digest Books, 2013.
“September 11, 2018: Hour 1.” Here & Now. NPR, September 11, 2018. https://www.npr.org/podcasts/510051/here-x26-now.
Thompson, Derek. Hit Makers: The Science of Popularity in an Age of Distraction. New York: Penguin Press, 2017.
“Attention Spans.” Consumer Insights. Microsoft Canada, 2015. https://www.scribd.com/document/317442018/microsoft-attention-spans-research-report-pdf.
Bal, P. Matthijs, and Martijn Veltkamp. “How Does Fiction Reading Influence Empathy? An Experimental Investigation on the Role of Emotional Transportation.” PLOS ONE8, no. 1 (January 30, 2013): e55341. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0055341.
Fallows, James. “The Reinvention of America.” The Atlantic, n.d. https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2018/05/reinventing-america/556856/.
“Is Google Killing Your Memory?” TED-Ed. Accessed August 24, 2018. https://ed.ted.com/featured/7S4PHeYg.
Pinker, Steven. The Better Angels of Our Nature: The Decline of Violence In History And Its Causes. Penguin Books Limited, 2011.
“Befana | Folklore.” Encyclopedia Britannica. Accessed July 21, 2018. https://www.britannica.com/topic/Befana.
Crowell, Nikki. “The Story of Befana, The Italian Santa Claus.” Culture Trip, May 8, 2017. https://theculturetrip.com/europe/italy/articles/the-story-of-befana-the-italian-santa-claus/.
“Lincoln’s Evolving Thoughts On Slavery, And Freedom : NPR.” Accessed June 22, 2018. https://www.npr.org/templates/transcript/transcript.php?storyId=130489804.
Chaffin, Tom. “Frederick Douglass’s Irish Liberty.” New York Times Opinionator (blog), February 25, 2011. https://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/02/25/frederick-douglasss-irish-liberty/.
“Frederick Douglass | Biography, Life, & Facts.” Encyclopedia Britannica. Accessed June 23, 2018. https://www.britannica.com/biography/Frederick-Douglass.
“The Polygamists.” National Geographic, February 1, 2010. https://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2010/02/mormon-fundamentalist-church-latter-day-saints-polygamy/.
“Warren Jeffs: Prophet of Evil.” A&E Networks, February 19, 2018. https://www.aetv.com/specials/warren-jeffs-prophet-of-evil/full-special.
Dieng, Adama. “Note to Correspondents: Statement by Adama Dieng, United Nations Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide, on His Visit to Bangladesh to Assess the Situation of Rohingya Refugees from Myanmar.” United Nations Secretary-General, March 12, 2018. https://www.un.org/sg/en/content/sg/note-correspondents/2018-03-12/note-correspondents-statement-adama-dieng-united-nations.
Dorn, A. Walter, and Jonathan Matloff. “Preventing the Bloodbath: Could the UN Have Predicted and Prevented the Rwandan Genocide?” Journal of Conflict Studies 20, no. 1 (August 1, 2000). https://journals.lib.unb.ca/index.php/JCS/article/view/4333.
Fussel, Jim. “Group Classification on National ID Cards as a Factor in Genocide and Ethnic Cleansing.” presented at the Seminar Series of the Yale University Genocide Studies Program, November 15, 2001. http://www.preventgenocide.org/prevent/removing-facilitating-factors/IDcards/.
Fussell, Jim. “Indangamuntu 1994: Ten Years Ago in Rwanda This Identity Card Cost a Woman Her Life.” Prevent Genocide International, n.d. http://www.preventgenocide.org/edu/pastgenocides/rwanda/indangamuntu.htm#1.
Gourevitch, Philip. “After the Genocide.” The New Yorker, December 18, 1995. https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/1995/12/18/after-the-genocide.
Gwin, Peter. “Revisiting the Rwandan Genocide: How Churches Became Death Traps.” Photography, April 2, 2014. https://www.nationalgeographic.com/photography/proof/2014/04/02/revisiting-the-rwandan-genocide-how-churches-became-death-traps/.
Haupt, Jennifer. “Bio.” Jennifer Haupt, n.d. http://jenniferhaupt.com/author/bio/.
“Rwanda Genocide of 1994.” Encyclopedia Britannica. Accessed May 12, 2018. https://www.britannica.com/event/Rwanda-genocide-of-1994.
“Freelanacing in America: A National Survey of the New Workforce.” Freelancers Union, 2014. https://fu-web-storage-prod.s3.amazonaws.com/content/filer_public/c2/06/c2065a8a-7f00-46db-915a-2122965df7d9/fu_freelancinginamericareport_v3-rgb.pdf.
Konrad, Martin. “Freelancers Make Up 34 Percent of the U.S. Workforce. Here’s How to Find, Hire and Manage Them.” Entrepreneur, May 24, 2016. https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/275362.
Manyika, James, Susan Lund, Jaques Bughin, Kelsey Robinson, Jan Mischke, and Deepa Mahanjan. “Independent Work: Choice, Necessity, and the Gig Economy.” McKinsey Global Institute, October 2016. https://www.mckinsey.com/~/media/McKinsey/Global%20Themes/Employment%20and%20Growth/Independent%20work%20Choice%20necessity%20and%20the%20gig%20economy/Independent-Work-Choice-necessity-and-the-gig-economy-Full-report.ashx.
McRobbie, Linda Rodriguez. “The Strange and Mysterious History of the Ouija Board.” Smithsonian. Accessed April 7, 2018. https://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/the-strange-and-mysterious-history-of-the-ouija-board-5860627/.
Rubenstein, Roberta. “Quilt and Guilt.” World & I 12, no. 2 (February 1997): 262. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mfm&AN=9701292949&site=ehost-live.
Shields, David S., and Mariselle Meléndez. “Closing the Last Chapter of the Atlantic Revolution: The 1837-38 Rebellions in Upper Canada and Lower Canada.” In Liberty! Égalité! Independencia!: Print Culture, Enlightenment, and Revolution In the Americas, 1776-1838 : Papers From a Conference At the American Antiquarian Society In June 2006., 215. Worcester [Mass.], 2007. http://www.americanantiquarian.org/proceedings/44539644.pdf.
Bloom, Amy. White Houses. Random House, 2018.
LoProto, Mark. “Why Didn’t America Join the War Sooner?” Visit Pearl Harbor, January 19, 2017. https://visitpearlharbor.org/didnt-american-initially-join-war/.
“Timeline of Events - 1933–1938.” United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Accessed January 26, 2018. https://www.ushmm.org/learn/timeline-of-events/1933-1938.
Carmody, Deirdre. “Letters by Eleanor Roosevelt Detail Friendship With Lorena Hickok.” The New York Times, October 21, 1979, sec. Archives. https://www.nytimes.com/1979/10/21/archives/letters-by-eleanor-roosevelt-detail-friendship-with-lorena-hickok.html.
“Lindbergh Kidnapping.” Page. Federal Bureau of Investigation. Accessed December 29, 2017. https://www.fbi.gov/history/famous-cases/lindbergh-kidnapping.
Popova, Maria. “Eleanor Roosevelt’s Controversial Love Letters to Lorena Hickok.” Brain Pickings (blog), October 11, 2012. https://www.brainpickings.org/2012/10/11/eleanor-roosevelt-lorena-hickok-love-letters/.
Roberts, Sam. “How Marguerite LeHand Shaped the Franklin D. Roosevelt White House.” The New York Times, October 23, 2016, sec. Books. https://www.nytimes.com/2016/10/24/books/how-marguerite-lehand-shaped-the-franklin-d-roosevelt-white-house.html.
Thomas, Louisa. “America First, for Charles Lindbergh and Donald Trump.” The New Yorker, July 24, 2016. https://www.newyorker.com/news/news-desk/america-first-for-charles-lindbergh-and-donald-trump.
Carnegie, Andrew. “The Gospel of Wealth.” North American Review, 1889.
Laskin, David. “Where a Tycoon Made It Just to Give It Away.” The New York Times, October 21, 2007, sec. Travel. https://www.nytimes.com/2007/10/21/travel/21footsteps.html.
Stamberg, Susan. “How Andrew Carnegie Turned His Fortune Into A Library Legacy.” NPR.org. Accessed December 17, 2017. https://www.npr.org/2013/08/01/207272849/how-andrew-carnegie-turned-his-fortune-into-a-library-legacy.
Button, Liz. “A Q&A With Kristin Hannah, Author of February’s #1 Indie Next List Pick.” American Booksellers Association, February 4, 2015. http://www.bookweb.org/news/qa-kristin-hannah-author-february%E2%80%99s-1-indie-next-list-pick.
Bernstein, Adam. “Andrée de Jongh; Belgian Helped Airmen Avoid Nazis,” October 16, 2007. http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/10/15/AR2007101501218.html.
Corbett, Sara. “The Escape Artist.” The New York Times Magazine, December 30, 2007, sec. Magazine. https://www.nytimes.com/2007/12/30/magazine/30dejongh-t.html.
“Interview with Kristin Hannah.” Goodreads, February 3, 2015. https://www.goodreads.com/interviews/show/1009.Kristin_Hannah.
Hannah, Kristin. The Nightingale. St. Martin’s Press, 2015.
Fogel, Joshua A. The Nanjing Massacre in History and Historiography. Asia: Local Studies/Global Themes 2. University of California Press, 2000.
“Korea | Historical Nation, Asia.” Encyclopedia Britannica. Accessed July 18, 2017. https://www.britannica.com/place/Korea.
Park, Linda Sue. When My Name Was Keoko. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, 2002.
Scheiber, Harry N. “Taking Responsibility: Moral and Historical Perspectives on the Japanese War-Reparations Issues.” Berkeley Journal of International Law 20, no. 1 (March 2002): 233. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=asm&AN=6625239&site=ehost-live.
Baughman, Judith S., Victor Bondi, Richard Layman, and Tandy McConnell, eds. “Working Women in the 1930s.” In American Decades, Vol. 4, 1930–1939. Detroit: Gale, 2001. http://link.galegroup.com/apps/doc/CX3468301237/UHIC?u=sand55832&xid=4a83ab53.
Bernstein, Irving. “Americans in Depression and War.” U.S. Department of Labor, n.d. https://www.dol.gov/oasam/programs/history/chapter5.htm.
Cohen, Rhaina. “Who Took Care of Rosie the Riveter’s Kids?” The Atlantic, November 18, 2015. https://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2015/11/daycare-world-war-rosie-riveter/415650/.
“Facts About Pregnancy Discrimination.” U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, n.d. https://www.eeoc.gov/eeoc/publications/fs-preg.cfm.
Gao, George, and Gretchen Livingston. “Working While Pregnant Is Much More Common than It Used to Be.” Pew Research Center, March 31, 2015. http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2015/03/31/working-while-pregnant-is-much-more-common-than-it-used-to-be/.
Horowitz, Sara. “Why Are More Women Than Men Freelancing?” Fast Company, March 11, 2015. https://www.fastcompany.com/3043455/why-are-more-women-than-men-freelancing.
Kochhar, Rakesh. “How Pew Research Measured the Gender Pay Gap.” Pew Research Center, December 11, 2013. http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2013/12/11/how-pew-research-measured-the-gender-pay-gap/.
“Margaret Fishback.” Text/html. Poetry Foundation, May 30, 2017. https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems-and-poets/poets/detail/margaret-fishback.
Rooney, Kathleen. Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk. St. Martin’s Press, 2017.
Shabo, Vicki. “Advances in Workplace Protections for Family Caregivers.” Generations 39, no. 4 (Winter2015/2016 2015): 89. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=f5h&AN=112205858&site=ehost-live.
Billman, Linda Webb. “Aren’t These Books for Little Kids?” Educational Leadership 60, no. 3 (2002): 48. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=f5h&AN=7738499&site=ehost-live.
Brad Meltzer. I Am Helen Keller. Ordinary People Change the World. Penguin Group (USA) LLC, 2015.
———. I Am Rosa Parks. Ordinary People Change the World. The Penguin Group, 2014.
“Brad's Bio.” Brad Meltzer. Accessed April 1, 2017. http://bradmeltzer.com/Site/About/.
“Helen Keller | American Author and Educator.” Encyclopedia Britannica. https://www.britannica.com/biography/Helen-Keller.
Pearson, Molly Blake. “Speaking to Their Hearts: Using Picture Books in the History Classroom.” Library Media Connection 24, no. 3 (November 2005): 30. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=lxh&AN=18773462&site=ehost-live.
Chiaet, Julianne. “Novel Finding: Reading Literary Fiction Improves Empathy.” Scientific American, October 4,2013. https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/novel-finding-reading-literary-fiction-improves-empathy/.
Diane, Ravitch. “Decline and Fall of Teaching History.” The New York Times Magazine, November 17, 1985. http://www.nytimes.com/1985/11/17/magazine/decline-and-fall-of-teaching-history.html.
Guriev, Sergei, and Daniel Treisman. “The New Dictators Rule by Velvet Fist.” The New York Times, May 24, 2015. https://www.nytimes.com/2015/05/25/opinion/the-new-dictators-rule-by-velvet-fist.html.
Ivanitskaya, Lana, Deborah Clark, George Montgomery, and Ronald Primeau. “Interdisciplinary Learning: Process and Outcomes.” Innovative Higher Education 27, no. 2 (Winter 2002): 95. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=asm&AN=10838577&site=ehost-live.
Lopez, Linette. “Steve Bannon’s Obsession with a Dark Theory of History Should Be Worrisome.” Business Insider, February 2, 2017. http://www.businessinsider.com/book-steve-bannon-is-obsessed-with-the-fourth-turning-2017-2.
“Nazi Propaganda and Censorship.” United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. https://www.ushmm.org/outreach/en/article.php?ModuleId=10007677.
“Significance of History for the Educated Citizen.” UCLA Department of History National Center for History in the Schools, 1996. http://www.nchs.ucla.edu/history-standards/preface/significance-of-history-for-the-educated-citizen.