People You Should Know: Top 101 Reformers, Revolutionaries, Activists, and Change Agents, 1st Edition

  • Nicholas Faulkner
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  • ISBN-10: 1680484974
  • ISBN-13: 9781680484977
  • DDC: 303.48
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 184 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released August 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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Overview

This book profiles some of the most influential change agents in history. They come from all walks of life, and they include writers, artists, politicians, and musicians, among others. Readers will get a sense of the sacrifices made by others so we can live in the world we do today. They will also learn that it takes only one person, one voice, to change the world.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Jane Addams.
2: Ai Weiwei.
3: Muhammad Ali.
4: Kofi Annan.
5: Susan B. Anthony.
6: Ella Baker.
7: Benazir Bhutto.
8: Simón Bolívar.
9: Louis D. Brandeis.
10: David Ross Brower.
11: John Brown.
12: Pearl S. Buck.
13: Rachel Carson.
14: Jimmy Carter.
15: Cesar Estrada Chavez.
16: Michael Collins.
17: Dalai Lama.
18: Charles Darwin.
19: Eugene V. Debs.
20: John Dewey.
21: Frederick Douglass.
22: W. E. B. Du Bois.
23: Medgar Wiley Evers.
24: Henry Ford.
25: Francis I.
26: Betty Friedan.
27: John Kenneth Galbraith.
28: Galileo.
29: Indira Gandhi.
30: Mahatma Gandhi.
31: Leymah Gbowee.
32: Charlotte Perkins Gilman.
33: Mikhail Gorbachev.
34: Albert Gore, Jr..
35: Che Guevara.
36: Johannes Gutenberg.
37: Abbie Hoffman.
38: Jesse Jackson.
39: Thomas Jefferson.
40: Joan of Arc.
41: Saint John Paul II.
42: Tawakkul Karmān.
43: Florence Kelley.
44: John F. Kennedy.
45: John Maynard Keynes.
46: Billie Jean King.
47: Martin Luther King, Jr..
48: John Lennon.
49: John L. Lewis.
50: Abraham Lincoln.
51: Liu Xiaobo.
52: Martin Luther.
53: Malcolm X.
54: Nelson Mandela.
55: Thurgood Marshall.
56: Harvey Milk.
57: Michael Moore.
58: Lucretia Mott.
59: John Muir.
60: A. J. Muste.
61: Ralph Nader.
62: Barack Obama.
63: George Orwell.
64: Rosa L. Parks.
65: Frances Perkins.
66: Wendell Phillips.
67: Homer Plessy.
68: A. Philip Randolph.
69: Paul Robeson.
70: Jackie Robinson.
71: Eleanor Roosevelt.
72: Franklin Delano Roosevelt.
73: Bayard Rustin.
74: Oscar Arias Sánchez.
75: Margaret Sanger.
76: Kailash Satyarthi.
77: Dred Scott.
78: Pete Seeger.
79: Upton Sinclair.
80: Ellen Johnson Sirleaf.
81: Elizabeth Cady Stanton.
82: Lincoln Steffens.
83: Gloria Steinem.
84: I. F. Stone.
85: Aung San Suu Kyi.
86: Blessed Mother Teresa.
87: Margaret Thatcher.
88: Norman Thomas.
89: Sojourner Truth.
90: Harriet Tubman.
91: Desmond Tutu.
92: William Tyndale.
93: Voltaire.
94: Lech Wałęsa.
95: William Wallace.
96: Earl Warren.
97: George Washington.
98: Cornel West.
99: Elie Wiesel.
100: Malala Yousafzai.
101: Muhammad Yunus.
Glossary.
Index.
Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Jane Addams.
2: Ai Weiwei.
3: Muhammad Ali.
4: Kofi Annan.
5: Susan B. Anthony.
6: Ella Baker.
7: Benazir Bhutto.
8: Simón Bolívar.
9: Louis D. Brandeis.
10: David Ross Brower.
11: John Brown.
12: Pearl S. Buck.
13: Rachel Carson.
14: Jimmy Carter.
15: Cesar Estrada Chavez.
16: Michael Collins.
17: Dalai Lama.
18: Charles Darwin.
19: Eugene V. Debs.
20: John Dewey.
21: Frederick Douglass.
22: W. E. B. Du Bois.
23: Medgar Wiley Evers.
24: Henry Ford.
25: Francis I.
26: Betty Friedan.
27: John Kenneth Galbraith.
28: Galileo.
29: Indira Gandhi.
30: Mahatma Gandhi.
31: Leymah Gbowee.
32: Charlotte Perkins Gilman.
33: Mikhail Gorbachev.
34: Albert Gore, Jr..
35: Che Guevara.
36: Johannes Gutenberg.
37: Abbie Hoffman.
38: Jesse Jackson.
39: Thomas Jefferson.
40: Joan of Arc.
41: Saint John Paul II.
42: Tawakkul Karmān.
43: Florence Kelley.
44: John F. Kennedy.
45: John Maynard Keynes.
46: Billie Jean King.
47: Martin Luther King, Jr..
48: John Lennon.
49: John L. Lewis.
50: Abraham Lincoln.
51: Liu Xiaobo.
52: Martin Luther.
53: Malcolm X.
54: Nelson Mandela.
55: Thurgood Marshall.
56: Harvey Milk.
57: Michael Moore.
58: Lucretia Mott.
59: John Muir.
60: A. J. Muste.
61: Ralph Nader.
62: Barack Obama.
63: George Orwell.
64: Rosa L. Parks.
65: Frances Perkins.
66: Wendell Phillips.
67: Homer Plessy.
68: A. Philip Randolph.
69: Paul Robeson.
70: Jackie Robinson.
71: Eleanor Roosevelt.
72: Franklin Delano Roosevelt.
73: Bayard Rustin.
74: Oscar Arias Sánchez.
75: Margaret Sanger.
76: Kailash Satyarthi.
77: Dred Scott.
78: Pete Seeger.
79: Upton Sinclair.
80: Ellen Johnson Sirleaf.
81: Elizabeth Cady Stanton.
82: Lincoln Steffens.
83: Gloria Steinem.
84: I. F. Stone.
85: Aung San Suu Kyi.
86: Blessed Mother Teresa.
87: Margaret Thatcher.
88: Norman Thomas.
89: Sojourner Truth.
90: Harriet Tubman.
91: Desmond Tutu.
92: William Tyndale.
93: Voltaire.
94: Lech Wałęsa.
95: William Wallace.
96: Earl Warren.
97: George Washington.
98: Cornel West.
99: Elie Wiesel.
100: Malala Yousafzai.
101: Muhammad Yunus.
Glossary.
Index.