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* AchillesHeel: Tince the Sharer philosophy says that everything is alive, or has been alive at some point, some Sharers go insane when they encounter stone- since it is "dead," it violates their entire world view.

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* AchillesHeel: Tince Since the Sharer philosophy says that everything is alive, or has been alive at some point, some Sharers go insane when they encounter stone- since it is "dead," it violates their entire world view.


* AchillesHeel: since the Sharer philosophy says that everything is alive, or has been alive at some point, some Sharers go insane when they encounter stone- since it is "dead," it violates their entire world view.
* ActualPacifist: the entire Sharer population
* OneGenderRace: the people of Shora are all female
* OrganicTechnology: the Sharers' technology
* PerfectPacifistPeople: The Sharers
* SingleBiomePlanet: Shora, which is entirely ocean

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* AchillesHeel: since Tince the Sharer philosophy says that everything is alive, or has been alive at some point, some Sharers go insane when they encounter stone- since it is "dead," it violates their entire world view.
* ActualPacifist: the The entire Sharer population
population.
* OneGenderRace: the The people of Shora are all female
female.
* OrganicTechnology: the The Sharers' technology
technology.
* PerfectPacifistPeople: The Sharers
Sharers.
* SingleBiomePlanet: Shora, which is entirely oceanocean.



* SyntheticPlague: what the invaders are afraid will happen, due to the Sharers' use of genetic engineering

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* SyntheticPlague: what What the invaders are afraid will happen, due to the Sharers' use of genetic engineeringengineering.

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A science fiction novel written by Joan Slonczewski. The ocean planet of [[SingleBiomePlanet Shora]] is invaded by outsiders from Valedon who wish to develop the planet. The native Sharers spend much of the book trying reconcile their pacifism with the need to protect their planet.
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* AchillesHeel: since the Sharer philosophy says that everything is alive, or has been alive at some point, some Sharers go insane when they encounter stone- since it is "dead," it violates their entire world view.
* ActualPacifist: the entire Sharer population
* OneGenderRace: the people of Shora are all female
* OrganicTechnology: the Sharers' technology
* PerfectPacifistPeople: The Sharers
* SingleBiomePlanet: Shora, which is entirely ocean
* SuperNotDrowningSkills: The Sharers have bacteria that live under their skin and help them store large amounts of oxygen. The bacteria also turn them purple.
* SyntheticPlague: what the invaders are afraid will happen, due to the Sharers' use of genetic engineering
* WhatMeasureIsANonHuman: One of the main concerns for the Sharers is determining whether the invaders count as human according to their philosophical system. If they are, then their pacifist beliefs keep them from harming them. The invaders, meanwhile, call the Sharers "catfish" and don't acknowledge their humanity.
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