WorldCat Identities

Jacobs, Nancy R.

Overview
Works: 55 works in 165 publications in 2 languages and 9,613 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  History  Directories  Bibliography  Vital statistics 
Roles: Editor, Author
Classifications: HQ767, 364.973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nancy R Jacobs
Capital punishment, cruel and unusual? by Mei Ling Rein( Book )

15 editions published between 1982 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A current look at capital punishment with historical as well as recent statistics, including the pros and cons of the death penaly
Gun control : restricting rights or protecting people? by Carol D Foster( Book )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Up-to date examination of guns and gun control emphasizing laws, regulations, and ordinances, court rulings, and public attitudes with a focus on the pros and cons of gun control
Abortion, an eternal social and moral issue by Mei Ling Rein( Book )

10 editions published between 1982 and 1998 in English and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A factual account addressing the current social and moral issues surrounding abortion around the world including Vatican statements and proposed United States abortion legislation
Gambling : crime or recreation? by Abbey M Begun( Book )

9 editions published between 1982 and 1998 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of primary and secondary source materials, including graphs, quotes, articles, and charts, that provide information about gambling in America, covering casino gambling on Native American reservations and elsewhere, lotteries, bingo, pari-mutuel betting, and illegal gambling
Immigration and illegal aliens : burden or blessing? by Mei Ling Rein( Book )

8 editions published between 1981 and 1999 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Current examination of immigration policies, how they affect aliens, and the plight of the international refugees
Women's changing role by Mark A Siegel( Book )

9 editions published between 1982 and 1996 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Water, no longer taken for granted( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Garbage and other pollution by Cornelia Blair( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A concise, statistical guide to garbage and its disposal emphasizing: municipal solid waste, air pollution, water pollution, recycling, and hazardous wastes
Prisons and jails : a deterrent to crime? by Information Plus( Book )

6 editions published between 1965 and 1999 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A current examination of corrections in the United States, including: the history of corrections, prisons and prisoners, juvenile confinement, alternative sentencing, prison overcrowding, prisoners' rights
Education, reflecting our society? by Tex.) Education (Plano)( Book )

6 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A current look at American education, emphasizing important issues such as adolescents at risk, information on private schools, minimum competency testing, and public opinion about education
Energy, an issue of the 90's( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Endangered species : must they disappear? by Cornelia B Cessna( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses various endangered animal species in the world, why and how they become endangered, and what can be done to save them
Crime : a serious American problem( Book )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A current statistical look at crime in the United States, including types of crimes, victimization, prisons and jails, juvenile delin-quency, and the American response to crime and how it affects lives
Growing up in America by Carol D Foster( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Topics concerning American children and teenagers include family, money, employment, health, safety, education, juvenile delinquency, teenage sexuality, teenage pregnancy, attitudes
Nutrition : a key to good health( Book )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Energy : shortage, glut or enough?( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in Malay and English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recreation : having a good time in America by Mark Siegel( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Latin America and the United States : different worlds sharing the hemisphere( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Food, we are what we eat( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abortion : a serious issue by Virginia Peterson( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concise, statistical account of abortion practices in the United States and around the world, emphasizing the pros and cons as to whether or not abortion should be outlawed
 
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Capital punishment, cruel and unusual?
Languages
English (106)

Malay (1)

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Gun control : restricting rights or protecting people?Gambling : crime or recreation?Immigration and illegal aliens : burden or blessing?Water, no longer taken for grantedGarbage and other pollutionPrisons and jails : a deterrent to crime?Education, reflecting our society?Energy, an issue of the 90's