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Information Plus (Firm : Wylie, Tex.)

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Works: 301 works in 837 publications in 1 language and 42,787 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  History 
Classifications: HQ767, 364.66
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Most widely held works by Tex.) Information Plus (Firm : Wylie
Capital punishment, cruel and unusual? by Mei Ling Rein( Book )

15 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 1,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A continuing conflict, a history of capital punishment in America -- Cruel and unusual? Supreme Court rulings -- Legal decisions -- Death penalty statutes and methods -- Historical statistics -- Under sentence of death -- Public attitudes toward capital punishment -- Capital punishment around the world -- The debate: capital punishment should be maintained -- The debate: capital punishment should be abolished
Immigration and illegal aliens : burden or blessing? by Mei Ling Rein( Book )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Current examination of immigration policies, how they affect aliens, and the plight of the international refugees
Homeless in America : how could it happen here?( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gambling : crime or recreation? by Abbey M Begun( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 700 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
Women in American society by Melissa J Doak( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Completely updated every two years, this reference series on Women gives readers a clear and comprehensive summary of the most up-to-date research, legislation and more on each subject -- all of which are vividly illustrated by numerous tables, charts, and graphs. Ideal for class assignments, reports, and research projects, this book has a distinct, easy-to-understand style that students will appreciate
Illegal drugs and alcohol : America's anguish by Information Plus( Book )

9 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of statistics and information on alcohol and drug abuse in America
Water, no longer taken for granted by Information Plus( Book )

10 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Current look at water in the United States--its use, sources, quality, pollution, and protective legislation
Space exploration : triumphs and tragedies by Kim Masters Evans( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The latest information on the most important social issues in America today is the hallmark of this well-established series for high school students
Garbage and other pollution by Cornelia Blair( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concise, statistical overview of garbage and its disposal emphasizing municipal solid waste, air pollution, water pollution, recycling, hazardous wastes, and worldwide concern
Growing old in America by Cornelia Blair( Book )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The environment : a revolution in attitudes by Kim Masters Evans( Book )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information about the environment through essays, charts, and tables, discussing topics such as global warming, acid rain, the depletion and conservation of natural resources, renewable energy, and waste disposal
Abortion : an eternal social and moral issue by Mei Ling Rein( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in English and held by 537 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
Capital punishment, cruel and unusual? by Mei Ling Rein( )

in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents objective information on capital punishment
Weight in America : obesity, eating disorders, and other health risks by Barbara Wexler( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains studies, surveys, and statistics on issues related to weight in America, covering weight and physical health, dietary treatment for overweight and obesity, political, legal, and social cocerns, and other topics
Gun control, restricting rights or protecting people( )

in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents both sides of the debate over gun control citing statistics from government studies and surveys
Genetics and genetic engineering by Barbara Wexler( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents facts, tables, charts, and statistics on several aspects of and issues surrounding genetics and genetic engineering in the U.S
Abortion, an eternal social and moral issue( )

in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Energy : supplies, sustainability and costs by Sandra Alters( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compiled from source documents, reports, and studies, this ready-reference presents current and historical data on the energy situation in America
Growing old in America by Barbara Wexler( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book explores the current condition of growing old in the United States, including information on the economic status of older people, the Social Security program, Medicare and Medicaid, working and retirement, and the living arrangements and care of the elderly
Prisons and jails : a deterrent to crime? by Miklos Laci( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 437 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
 
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Capital punishment, cruel and unusual? Gambling : crime or recreation? Garbage and other pollution Abortion : an eternal social and moral issue Genetics and genetic engineering
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Immigration and illegal aliens : burden or blessing?Homeless in America : how could it happen here?Gambling : crime or recreation?Women in American societyWater, no longer taken for grantedSpace exploration : triumphs and tragediesGarbage and other pollutionGrowing old in America
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