WorldCat Identities

Swisher, Karin 1966-

Overview
Works: 49 works in 107 publications in 1 language and 26,670 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other
Classifications: HV6250.4.W65, 362.29
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Karin Swisher
Violence against women( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 1,855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Articles present opposing opinions on the seriousness of violence against women, including issues of rape, domestic violence, sexual harrassment, and pornography
Global warming : opposing viewpoints( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 1,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents opposing viewpoints concerning issues related to child abuse, including what causes this form of abuse, and is it possible to justly prosecute it in the courts
Sexual harassment by Carol Wekesser( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opinions that reflect the awareness of sexual harassment and examine the concern felt by both men and women
The Elderly : opposing viewpoints( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 1,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Various authors debate age-related issues: How does society view the elderly? Do the elderly need outside help? Is social security distributed fairly? and Can society meet the elderly's health care needs?
Human sexuality : opposing viewpoints( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of debates about such topics as the determination of gender identity, the establishment of sex norms, and society's changing views of sexuality
Work : opposing viewpoints( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 1,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents essays debating the ideas, policies and conditions that affect the U.S. workforce
Violence : opposing viewpoints( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays share differing views on violence in the American home, workplace, and society at large, and they offer their suggestions for creating a more peaceful nation
Social justice : opposing viewpoints by Carol, Ed Wekkeser( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observers present differing views on issues of economic and social justice in the United States, focusing especially on the question of just treatment of minorities and women
The Family : opposing viewpoints( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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AIDS : opposing viewpoints( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes articles that present different viewpoints on such aspects of AIDS as the seriousness of the problem, moral issues, prevention, and treatment. Includes critical thinking activities
The Family in America : opposing viewpoints( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents differing views on such family-related topics as reproduction, divorce, working mothers, and government assistance. Includes critical thinking activities
Drug abuse : opposing viewpoints by Karin Swisher( Book )

6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents differing opinions on the causes of drug abuse, the effectiveness of the war on drugs, drug testing, and other related issues
Chemical dependency : opposing viewpoints( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents opposing viewpoints about the causes and treatment of alcohol, tobacco, and other drug addiction. Includes critical thinking skill activities and a list of organizations to contact
Teenage sexuality : opposing viewpoints( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents opposing viewpoints about teenage attitudes toward sex, their sexual and reproductive rights, teenage pregnancy, abortion, AIDS, sex education, and homosexuality
Central America : opposing viewpoints( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents opposing viewpoints on Central America, discussing such aspects as the political situation and the involvement of the United States in conflicts there
Nuclear proliferation : opposing viewpoints( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents differing opinions on the threat of nuclear proliferation, the need for arms control, the role of NATO, the elimination of nuclear weapons, and other related topics
Working women : opposing viewpoints( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides differing viewpoints on issues concerning women working
China : opposing viewpoints( Book )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents opposing viewpoints on the impact of China in the twentieth century
Drug trafficking( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experts debate the following topics: 1) Should drugs be legalized? 2) How has drug trafficking affected American society? 3) Can domestic and international drug trafficking be stopped?
 
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Global warming : opposing viewpoints
Alternative Names
Swisher, Karin.

Swisher, Karin L. 1966-

Languages
English (59)

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