Essential Viewpoints Set 4

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The Essential Viewpoints series examines critical debates occurring today, including the legislation that has shaped the issue as well as the numerous sides of each argument. Color photos, detailed maps, and informative sidebars accompany easy-to-follow text. Each book includes a timeline, facts, additional resources, web sites, a glossary, a bibliography, and an index. Essential Viewpoints is a series in Essential Library, an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company. Grades 6-9.

Title   ATOS Format Qty
Essential Viewpoints Set 4 (8 titles)
Cosmetic Surgery 8.6
Genetically Modified Foods 10.5
Health Care Reform 9.6
Media Censorship 8.4
Media Ownership 9.5
Racial Profiling 9.4
Sex Education in Schools 9.9
Teaching Intelligent Design 9.7
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Interest Level Grade 6 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 8
BISACS JNF051030, JNF043000
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Social Studies
Copyright 2010
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Essential Library
Language English
Number of Pages 112
Season 2009-08-01
ISBN 9781604535297, 9781617852817
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 071-641
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 6.25 x 9.25
Features Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, Sources for further research, and Table of contents
Online Resources FREE! Booklinks Nonfiction Network

Racial Profiling (Essential Viewpoints) – School Library Journal

Orr presents arguments for and against the practice in focused, clearly written essays that will help students become informed. The various chapters are well laid out, and the arguments are nicely paced, utilizing quotes from experts on terrorism and lawyers, legislators, and those charged with U.S. security. There are plenty of color photographs. This book will enhance most collections.

Essential Viewpoints Set 4 – School Library Journal

The titles succeed in providing balanced viewpoints, successfully incorporating historical information with current concerns. Teaching Intelligent Design and Genetically Modified Foods both do a particularly good job placing the controversy in a social, economic, and political context. Useful for reports.