WorldCat Identities

Haley, James 1968-

Overview
Works: 28 works in 62 publications in 1 language and 9,970 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Biography  Sources  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: HV91, 306.9
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by James Haley
Death and dying : opposing viewpoints( Book )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Authors offer various opinions on how end-of-life care should be improved, how people can best cope with death and grief, and whether or not the human life span should be extended
Welfare : opposing viewpoints( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents differing views on the role of welfare in American society, abuses of the system, and possible reforms
Global warming : opposing viewpoints( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides pro and con arguments on the issues surrounding global warming and climate change
Work : opposing viewpoints( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents opposing viewpoints about some of the issues involving the American workforce. Includes critical thinking skill activities and a list of organizations to contact
Date rape( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes both primary and secondary sources from a variety of perspectives-eyewitnesses, scientific journals, government officials, and many others on the issue of date rape
Performance-enhancing drugs( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Authors discuss the ethical debate over whether or not athletes should use performance-enhancing drugs, the effectiveness of drug testing, the rise of steroid use, and the dangers of dietary supplements
Pollution( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes opposing viewpoints on the environmental aspects of factory farming, coal-fired plants, chloroflurocarbons, automobiles, oil companies, and the Superfund Hazardous Waste Program, among other topics
Drunk driving( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this anthology, authors debate the most effective means of reducing the number of injuries and fatalities caused by drunk drivers. Proposed solutions include lowering blood-alcohol concentration limits, preventing underage drinking, cracking down on repeat drunk drivers, and confiscating the cars of drunk driving offenders
Reparations for American slavery( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Books in this anthology series focus a wide range of viewpoints onto a single controversial issue, providing in-depth discussions by leading advocates. Articles are printed in their entirety and footnotes and source notes are retained. These books offer the reader not only a full spectrum of dissent on the subject, but also the ability to test the validity of arguments by following up on sources used as evidence. Extensive bibliographies and annotated lists of relevant organizations to contact offer a gateway to further research. This series provides a quick grounding in the issues, a challenge to critical thinking skills, and an excellent research tool in each inexpensive volume
Foreign oil dependence( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers various points of view regarding foreign oil dependence in the United States
Prisons( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Issues facing prisons and their inmates
Women in the military( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Close to 90 percent of military jobs are now open to the nearly 200,000 women--16 percent of total U.S. military personnel--who currently serve in the armed forces. However, women are still forbidden from serving in direct combat units. Whether this last remaining barrier to women's military service should be removed is one of several issues debated and discussed in this anthology
Gambling : examining pop culture by James Haley( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the pervasiveness of gambling in American society, and its effects on that society
Post-Cold War America, 1992-present( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents articles and primary documents on twenty-seven key historical and cultural events in America spanning 1992-2001, from the Rodney King verdict to the September 11 terrorist attacks, and includes an introduction, chronology, and selected bibliography
1961( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of primary source documents from the year 1961 highlighting the nation's struggle with civil rights, the Cold War, and Vietnam
Stephen F. Austin and the founding of Texas by James L Haley( )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Library of American Lives and Times; Biographies For Grades 4-8 Correlated to the Curriculum. Extend the learning through this new biography series. The Library of American Lives and Times use extensive primary resources as it brings American history to life for your students. Learn about some of the greatest players who helped in shaping America as it grew from a colony to a world super power. Through a chronological narrative, enriched with diary entries, letters, and other primary documents, students will learn about the various stages of our nation's development, as well as learning to think about history from the persepective of both individuals and society
Sam Houston by James L Haley( Book )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the decades preceding the Civil War, few figures in the United States were as influential or as controversial as Sam Houston. The author explores Houston's momentous career and the complex man behind it. Haley's fifteen years of research and writing have produced possibly the most complete, most personal, and most readable Sam Houston biography ever writen
Performance-enhancing drugs( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passonate Nation by James Haley( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Stephen Austin and the Founding of Texas by James Haley( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Death and dying : opposing viewpoints
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Global warming : opposing viewpointsWork : opposing viewpointsPerformance-enhancing drugsReparations for American slaveryPrisonsWomen in the militaryGambling : examining pop culturePost-Cold War America, 1992-present