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VOYA - Mary Ellen Snodgrass
A canny overview of social issues, Greenhaven's perspective in the "Current Controversies" series focuses on events, movements, and outcomes in the United States. Analysis in Medicare opens the reader's perspective on the beginnings, development, and sustainability of an overhaul of American health care. Discussions in Espionage And Intelligence alert the student researcher to both the need for data gathering and the possibility of torture and privacy violations. A superb model of multifaceted analysis, Gasoline broadens the outlook from fuel prices alone to the funding of foreign enemies, reliance on imported commodities, and an increase in global warming. Ancillary support from lists of organizations, print and electronic sources, and primary and secondary indexing increases the value of this set to beginners confronting perplexing questions that lack yes-or-no answers. Of especial benefit, the statistics and charts in Women In Politics clarify the growth of gender equity in American government while establishing the need for more female representation at all levels. (Current Controversies) Reviewer: Mary Ellen Snodgrass
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780737756173
  • Publisher: Gale Group
  • Publication date: 5/25/2012
  • Series: Current Controversies Series
  • Pages: 240
  • Age range: 15 - 17 Years
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.50 (d)

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