SG Jenner 7-40

SG Jenner 7-40 - reaches the human? 2. Is this account...

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Study Guide: Edward Jenner, Vaccination Against Smallpox , pp. 7-40 --Erysipelas literally means red skin and refers now to an infection of the skin. --Phagedenic is a word formed from the Greek verb “to eat” and refers to a spreading ulcer (think of an ulcer “eating away” at healthy tissue). --Scrofula is a form of tuberculosis that is usually characterized by lumps in the neck around the lymph nodes. 1. What, according to Jenner, is the journey that the smallpox virus takes before it
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Unformatted text preview: reaches the human? 2. Is this account completely accurate? (Look at the footnotes.) 3. What is Jenners method? How does he arrive at his conclusions? Be specific. 4. What are some of the rhetorical devices that Jenner makes use of? How does he use language to be persuasive to his readers? 5. What would you say is Jenners opinion of nature? The first three paragraphs of the text are especially illuminating in this regard....
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