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From prehistoric wonders to the latest research on violence-prone youth, Boise State authors are penning books, manuscripts and technical articles that not only influence research in their fields but also sway public opinion. In this issue of FOCUS, we take a look at the difficult writing process and how it can affect an author's perspective on life and his or her performance in the classroom. Cover illustration by William Carman.

Record Group Number

UP 4.12

Publication Date

Fall 2002


Boise State University

FOCUS (UP 4.12)