2 edition of Contentious issues found in the catalog.
Eloise L. Robin-Worrell
|Statement||Eloise L. Robin-Worrell.|
|LC Classifications||PR9272.9.R63 C66 1989|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||70 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||70|
|LC Control Number||94130108|
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Great Books for Controversial Issues Projects These book series are great for these types of topics. Contemporary World Issues - Search the library catalog for "contemporary world issues" to find all or our holdings in this : Emily O'Neil. Kuypers charts the potential effects the printed presses and broadcast media have upon the messages of political and social leaders when they discuss controversial issues. Examining over press reports on race and homosexuality from different newspapers, Kuypers meticulously documents a liberal political bias in mainstream news. This book asserts that 4/5(1).
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Marianna Csoti's, 'Contentious Issues - Discussion Stories for Young People,' offers a sturdy platform from which to begin. The book cleverly introduces fictional but true-to-life events that deal with topics such as ethnicity, racism, sexism and stereotypes.5/5(1).
Contentious Issues. Historical writings on colonial South India are still fewer compared to the elaborate bibliography available on the history of colonial North India. This book is an important addition to bridging that lacuna.
Based on Tamil and Telugu sources the thirteen contributors have written on different and sometimes interrelated topics.
Use "Current Issues" or "Controversial Issues" for your search terms. The resulting lists will provide you with many subject headings that have to do with " Current Issues" or "Controversial Issues." Select a subject that appeals to you and browse through the books.
10 results are listed per : Kristen Cook. The Most Controversial Books of All Time | Reader's Digest. Issues & Controversies Full text of balanced, accurate discussions of over controversial topics in the news supplemented with chronologies, illustrations, maps, tables, sidebars, contact information, and bibliographies including Author: Liz Svoboda.
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#4: Documentaries Documentaries provide more in-depth perspectives on topics—both historical and contemporary—that have shaped the world. Controversial Topics. Controversial topics are perfect for any discussion. They always produce a reaction and make any dialogue more vivid.
Such topics are very often used in college, and not in classes only. Active students don’t stand aside from the most important themes of modern life.
So, passionate discussions are constantly there. Part of the Controversial Issues series, this book presents a series of clear and lively debates on current issues in gerontology, authored by leading academic authorities in the field. The book presents a broad overview of issues and questions facing the field, including areas of policy/programs, health, social services, professional and family life, and by: 8.
Books shelved as controversial-issues-ethics: Wicked Girls by Stephanie Hemphill, The Patron Saint of Butterflies by Cecilia Galante, The Storyteller by. There are thousands of books released every year that grapple with contemporary issues facing young people.
But many of those titles end up being challenged or even banned because they contain sex, offensive language, or violence, or because they deal with sensitive issues such as race and gender identity. Top 10 Most Controversial Non-Fiction Books.
Jamie Frater Comments. Lomborg, in this highly controversial book, states that various environmental issues (such as global warming, overpopulation, species loss, and water shortages) are not supported by analysis of the appropriate data.
Jennie Kronenfeld addresses major health care controversies confronting American society, health care professionals, and policymakers.
This intriguing book focuses on the overlapping area between policy sciences and health care studies, particularly the. This is a list of Wikipedia articles deemed controversial because they are constantly re-edited in a circular manner, or are otherwise the focus of edit warring or article page is conceived as a location for articles that regularly become biased and need to be fixed, or articles that were once the subject of an NPOV dispute and are likely to suffer future disputes.
Issues in Social Studies: Dealing With Controversial Issues This program examines how social studies teachers in any grade level can encourage open and informed discussions with their students while dealing with controversial issues. Topics range from stereotypes and gender–based discrimination to the conflict in the Middle East.
Despite the many accolades The Giver has garnered, it has met with enough opposition to put it on the American Library Association’s most frequently challenged and banned books list for the years and Controversy over the book focuses on two topics: suicide and euthanasia.
The following book series are located in the Library's circulating collection and cover a wide range of current and controversial, social, and economic issues. Call numbers will vary depending on the topic.
For more information, click the title : Merrie Valliant. Exploring issues of abuse and consent, Russell’s novel My Dark Vanessa could not be more timely. She talks about the pressure to write a ‘likeable’ victim and the line between fiction and memoir.
Now, Controversial Issues in Criminology attempts to provide factual information and a much-needed forum for discussion, utilizing a unique debate format to discuss controversial issues in the field of criminology. KEY TOPICS: Topics addressed in this book were chosen with a conscious effort to include those that are the most controversial.
Controversial scenes in the book that had to be cut for the movie By Adam James / Sept. 14, am EDT / Updated: J pm EDT The book is always better than the movie—but.
A handful of controversial kids' books have been making the headlines lately. From a book about a pig whose parents died to another about a year-old girl on a diet, many parents aren't pleased.Green Book has somehow rivalled Bohemian Rhapsody as the most controversial Best Picture Oscar nominee.
After premiering at the Toronto International Film Festival, Green Book quickly won the.The issues are often contentious and experts expressing different opinions can equally sincerely hold valid views.
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