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Going Beyond Pain in Chris Crutcher's Stotan

- Going Beyond Pain in Chris Crutcher's Stotan High school buddies and members of the swim team Walker, Nortie, Lion and Jeff accept the challenge to participate in Stotan week, a week of rigorous swim training that pushes them beyond physical pain and tests their moral fiber, changing their lives forever.  In the novel Stotan  by Chris Crutcher a team of teenagers and best friends brace themselves for what’s going to be the hardest week of their lives mentally, physically, and emotionally.  A “Stotan” is a cross between a stoic and a Spartan.  Through this time of hardship they learn about friendships, relationships, dealing with cancer, racism, and physical abuse.  Each of the...   [tags: Crutcher Stotan Essays]

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Chris Crutcher Biography

- Chris Crutcher Biography Chris Crutcher was born on July 17, 1946 in Dayton, Ohio. His father was an Air Force pilot and his mother was a homemaker. Chris grew up in Cascade, Idaho. As a child there was not much for kids to do in Idaho, a tiny logging community north of Boise, so many children turned to sports. Chris got his education from Eastern Washington State College in 1968. His hobbies were running , basketball, swimming, biking, and competing in triathlon. Chris has an older brother who was valedictorian of his class....   [tags: Biography Writer Author]

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Business: What´s Co-Creation?

- ... So, customers can supply the innovation in the business both tangible and intangible factors of production. They also can be direct and indirect involved in transformation activities of the industry that aimed to change for customers themselves. Customers are resources that there are positive effect on innovativeness, product quality and cost, because it diversifies the resource that is available to the development teams. The information or resources can help industry to identify the marketing trends and opportunities to pursue and also the suitable product attributes or product concept....   [tags: new trend, product development]

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John Milton's Paradise Lost

- John Milton's Paradise Lost Freedom (free will) is the absence of imposed behavior. Individual freedom is obviously attractive, but when there is real freedom of choice, the wrong choice is the one that is made - such as the choice made by Satan who although he can be admired for his having dared to rebel against the norm, is not heroic for having chosen to plot against God. Free will was given to man in order to be able to choose the faith since in the absence of free will, there is no way to test faith....   [tags: Epic Biblical Poems Blind Faith Essays]

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