Read “WE FAILED STEVE JOBS” by Siddhartha Mukherjee and answer the following questions.
- How does Mukherjee make use of Steve Jobs’s death to advance the point he is trying to make? How did Jobs’s death make him feel?
- What parallels does Mukherjee make between Jobs’s career and his own in the article?
- Because Mukherjee is an oncologist and cancer researcher, he is expressing an expert’s opinion. What other types of evidence does he offer?
- What is Mukherjee’s claim?
- How effective do you find Mukherjee’s argument? Does the use of Jobs’s death add to its effectiveness? Explain your response.