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Should marijuana be legalized?

by Barbour, Scott, 1963-

Format: Print Book 2011
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
Location Collection Call #
Bethel Park Public Library Nonfiction 362.29 BA
Location  Bethel Park Public Library
Collection  Nonfiction
Call Number  362.29 BA
Clairton Public Library Young Adult Non-Fiction YA 344.7 B239
Location  Clairton Public Library
Collection  Young Adult Non-Fiction
Call Number  YA 344.7 B239
The In Controversy series examines the complex, controversial issues of the day by breaking them into smaller pieces. By studying a specific issue, for example the ethics of embryonic stem cell research, rather than the entire stem cell research debate, students gain a more solid and focused understanding of a topic as a whole. Each book in the series provides a clear, insightful discussion of the issues, integrating facts and a variety of contrasting opinions for a solid, balanced perspective. Personal accounts and direct quotes from academic and professional experts, advocacy groups, politicians, and others enhance the narrative. Sidebars add depth to the discussion by expanding on important ideas and events. For quick reference, a list of key facts concludes every chapter. Source notes, an annotated organizations list, bibliography, and index provide student researchers with additional tools for papers and class discussion. Book jacket.
Published Reviews
Booklist Review: "In Controversy SeriesJRSS--Phelan, Carolyn Copyright 2010 Booklist"
From Booklist, Copyright (c) American Library Association. Used with permission.
Additional Information
Series In controversy.
Subjects Marijuana -- Juvenile literature.
Marijuana abuse -- Juvenile literature.
Marijuana -- Law and legislation -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Marijuana -- Therapeutic use -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Marijuana abuse.
Marijuana -- Law and legislation.
Marijuana -- Therapeutic use.
Publisher San Diego, CA :ReferencePoint Press,2011
Language English
Description 96 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 9781601521064 (hardback : alk. paper)
1601521065 (hardback : alk. paper)
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