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Running head: Project 2 1 Project 2: Research Plan and Introduction Kayli Schroth Southern New Hampshire University
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Project 2 2 Research Plan Research Question : Did the dropping of the atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945 leave permanent health problems for surviving humans as well as nature? Secondary Sources : Malloy, S. L. (2012). ‘A very pleasant way to die’: Radiation effects and the decision to use the atomic bomb against Japan. Diplomatic History, 36(3), 515–545. Retrieved from ? direct=true&AuthType=cookie,ip,url,cpid&custid=shapiro&d b=a9h&AN=74547716&site=ehost-live&scope=site Reynolds, M. L., & Lynch, F. X. (1955). Atomic bomb injuries among survivors in Hiroshima. Public Health Reports, 70(3), 261–270. Retrieved from ? url= Historical Context : The bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945 was a decision that was made by the United States after Japan attacked Pearl Harbor. While the atomic bomb did lead to the end of WWII, the effects of the bomb still sit with Japan until today. Malloy writes about what American scientists knew about the radiation from the bomb prior to the bomb being dropped. The bombing of these two Japanese cities were almost like an experiment done by the
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