WorldCat Identities

Farrell, Courtney

Overview
Works: 59 works in 92 publications in 2 languages and 6,977 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography 
Roles: Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Courtney Farrell
Build it green by Courtney Farrell( )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about eco-friendly building materials and techniques and the science behind them
Robert Hooke by Courtney Farrell( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Apollonius of Perga by Courtney Farrell( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frederick Sanger by Courtney Farrell( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfred H Sturtevant by Courtney Farrell( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plants out of place by Courtney Farrell( )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents information about the destructive effect non-native plants can have on an environment
Felix Wankel by Courtney Farrell( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agnes Pockels by Courtney Farrell( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gulf of Mexico oil spill by Courtney Farrell( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an account of the explosion on the oil rig deepwater horizon in the gulf of mexico in april, 2010, that resulted in the deaths of eleven people and caused the largest offshore oil spill in the history of the united states
Green jobs by Courtney Farrell( )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the typical work environment for someone in a green job, explores the classes and levels of education needed, and examines the future job opportunites in the field
Children's rights by Courtney Farrell( )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the historical background of children's rights, child marriage, child labor, educational rights of children, child trafficking, child pornography, and child soldiers
Mental disorders by Courtney Farrell( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an overview of the issues surrounding mental disorders, including the history, types of disorders, risk factors, social and legal issues, and prevention and treatment
Terror at the Munich Olympics by Courtney Farrell( )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the murder of Jewish athletes by terrorists at the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich, Germany
Methane energy by Courtney Farrell( Book )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what methane is and where it comes from, provides a history of the gas, and explores the benefits and environmental impacts of using biogas as an alternative to fossil fuels
The Mexican drug war by Courtney Farrell( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elements of Mexico's drug war such as cartels, police and government corruption, kidnappings, and The United States's involvement are discussed in detail, as are the drugs that are traded such as marijuana, opium, heroin, methamphetamine, and ecstasy. Issues related to drug use such as child neglect and abuse, low user achievement, meth mouth, disease transmission, and its affects on children including their recruitment into cartels are covered. Legislation and programs to address drug use, such as the Merida Initiative, Controlled Substances Act, the use of paraquat, and the argument to legalize drugs are introduced
Keeping water clean by Courtney Farrell( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through engaging, interactive scenarios, learners can experiment with text prediction, purpose-driven research, and creative problem solving-- all critical thinking skills--while learning about ways to care for our planet
Using alternative energies by Courtney Farrell( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Using Alternative Energies applies the NCTE/IRA Standards to science and social studies content. Each book sends the reader on a fact-finding mission, posing an initial challenge and concluding with questions and answers. Through engaging, interactive scenarios, learners can experiment with text prediction, purpose-driven research, and creative problem solving-all critical thinking skills-while learning about ways to care for our planet"--Provided by publisher
The abortion debate by Courtney Farrell( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the controversial viewpoints regarding abortion
Human trafficking by Courtney Farrell( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a look at human trafficking, discusses the effects on the victims, and explores ways to solve the problem
World population by Courtney Farrell( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the growth of the world's population over time and the effects of overpopulation
 
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The Gulf of Mexico oil spill
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Plants out of placeThe Gulf of Mexico oil spillGreen jobsChildren's rightsMental disordersTerror at the Munich OlympicsThe Mexican drug warKeeping water clean
Alternative Names
Farrell, Courtney 1962-

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