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Social issues in America : an encyclopedia / James Ciment, editor.

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Language:
English.
Publication date:
2006
Imprint:
Armonk, NY : M.E. Sharpe, c2006.
Format:
  • Book
  • 8 v. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
  • v. 1. Abortion and reproductive issues
  • Campaign finance reform
  • v. 2. Cancer
  • Disability rights
  • v. 3. Divorce and child custody
  • Gun violence and gun control
  • v. 4. Hate crimes
  • Media consolidation
  • v. 5. Media sex and violence
  • Pornography
  • v. 6. Poverty and wealth
  • Superstores vs. Main Street
  • v. 7. Sweatshops
  • Xenophobia and Nativism
  • v. 8. Index.
Summary:
More than 150 key social issues confronting the United States today are covered in this eight-volume set: from abortion and adoption to capital punishment and corporate crime; from obesity and organized crime to sweatshops and xenophobia.
Contributor:
Ciment, James.
Available in another form:
Online version: Social issues in America. Armonk, NY : M.E. Sharpe, c2006 (OCoLC)680506703
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ISBN:
0765680610
9780765680617

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