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AIDS/HIV, ed. 2006, v.
AIDS/HIV, ed. 2006, v.

AIDS/HIV, ed. 2006, v.

Provides a comprehensive summary of research on AIDS/HIV, including statistics, historical background, relevant laws and court cases, and descriptions of major events related to the subject.

AIDS/HIV, ed. 2008, v.
AIDS/HIV, ed. 2008, v.

AIDS/HIV, ed. 2008, v.

Includes information on the nature of AIDS/HIV and the AIDS epidemic; symptoms and transmittal; patterns and trends in AIDS/HIV surveillance; populations at risk; children, adolescents, and AIDS/HIV; AIDS/HIV cost and treatment; people living with AIDS/HIV; testing, prevention, and education; HIV and AIDS worldwide; and knowledge, awareness, behavior, and opinion of those affected by AIDS/HIV.

AIDS/HIV, ed. 2010, v.
AIDS/HIV, ed. 2010, v.

AIDS/HIV, ed. 2010, v.

Includes information on the nature of AIDS/HIV and the AIDS epidemic; symptoms and transmittal; patterns and trends in AIDS/HIV surveillance; populations at risk; children, adolescents, and AIDS/HIV; AIDS/HIV cost and treatment; people living with AIDS/HIV; testing, prevention, and education; HIV and AIDS worldwide; and knowledge, awareness, behavior, and opinion of those affected by AIDS/HIV.

Abortion, ed. 2006, v.
Abortion, ed. 2006, v.

Abortion, ed. 2006, v.

This is one of the volumes in the Information Plus Reference Series whose purpose is to present the history and latest facts on a topic of pressing concern in modern American life. This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding abortion.

Abortion, ed. 2008, v.
Abortion, ed. 2008, v.

Abortion, ed. 2008, v.

Provides both sides of the divisive argument surrounding abortion. Also includes information on the number and types of abortions performed in the United States, abortion clinics, teen pregnancy and abortion, views of abortion from around the world, religious thoughts on abortion, and legal rulings pertaining to abortion.

Abortion, ed. 2010, v.
Abortion, ed. 2010, v.

Abortion, ed. 2010, v.

Provides both sides of the divisive argument surrounding abortion. Also includes information on the number and types of abortions performed in the United States, abortion clinics, teen pregnancy and abortion, views of abortion from around the world, religious thoughts on abortion, and legal rulings pertaining to abortion.

Abortion, ed. 2014, v.
Abortion, ed. 2014, v.

Abortion, ed. 2014, v.

Provides both sides of the divisive argument surrounding abortion. Also includes information on the number and types of abortions performed in the United States, abortion clinics, teen pregnancy and abortion, views of abortion from around the world, religious thoughts on abortion, and legal rulings pertaining to abortion.

Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary, ed. 44, v.
Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary, ed. 44, v.

Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary, ed. 44, v.

Provides definitions of a wide variety of acronyms, initialisms, abbreviations and similar contractions, translating them into their full names or meanings. Terms from subject areas such as associations, education, the Internet, medicine and others are included.

Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary, ed. 47, v.
Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary, ed. 47, v.

Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary, ed. 47, v.

Provides definitions of a wide variety of acronyms, initialisms, abbreviations and similar contractions, translating them into their full names or meanings. Terms from subject areas such as associations, education, the Internet, medicine and others are included.

African American Almanac, ed. 10, v.
African American Almanac, ed. 10, v.

African American Almanac, ed. 10, v.

Provides a range of historical and current information on African American history, society and culture. Includes coverage of such topics as: Africa and the Black diaspora; film and television; landmarks; national organizations; population; religion; science and technology; and sports.

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2007, v.
Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2007, v.

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2007, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding alcohol, tobacco, and illicit drugs.

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2009, v.
Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2009, v.

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2009, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding alcohol, tobacco, and illicit drugs.

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2013, v.
Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2013, v.

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2013, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding alcohol, tobacco, and illicit drugs.

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2015, v.
Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2015, v.

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2015, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding alcohol, tobacco, and illicit drugs.

Animal Rights, ed. 2007, v.
Animal Rights, ed. 2007, v.

Animal Rights, ed. 2007, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding animal rights.

Animal Rights, ed. 2009, v.
Animal Rights, ed. 2009, v.

Animal Rights, ed. 2009, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding animal rights.

Animal Rights, ed. 2013, v.
Animal Rights, ed. 2013, v.

Animal Rights, ed. 2013, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding animal rights.

Animal Rights, ed. 2015, v.
Animal Rights, ed. 2015, v.

Animal Rights, ed. 2015, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding animal rights.

Capital Punishment, ed. 2008, v.
Capital Punishment, ed. 2008, v.

Capital Punishment, ed. 2008, v.

Covers the history of capital punishment plus discussions of numerous court cases, legal decisions, and historical statistics. Also includes information about execution methods, minors and the death penalty, public attitudes, and capital punishment around the world.

Capital Punishment, ed. 2010, v.
Capital Punishment, ed. 2010, v.

Capital Punishment, ed. 2010, v.

Covers the history of capital punishment plus discussions of numerous court cases, legal decisions, and historical statistics. Also includes information about execution methods, minors and the death penalty, public attitudes, and capital punishment around the world.

Capital Punishment, ed. 2014, v.
Capital Punishment, ed. 2014, v.

Capital Punishment, ed. 2014, v.

Covers the history of capital punishment plus discussions of numerous court cases, legal decisions, and historical statistics. Also includes information about execution methods, minors and the death penalty, public attitudes, and capital punishment around the world.

Capital Punishment: Cruel and Unusual?, ed. , v.
Capital Punishment: Cruel and Unusual?, ed. , v.

Capital Punishment: Cruel and Unusual?, ed. , v.

Describes the death penalty in the United States, including coverage of laws and court rulings under many circumstances. Compiles pertinent data on current and historical executions, death row inmates, and public opinion. Includes complete source citations as well as listings of names, addresses, and telephone and fax numbers for relevant organizations.

Careers and Occupations, ed. 2006, v.
Careers and Occupations, ed. 2006, v.

Careers and Occupations, ed. 2006, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding careers and occupations.

Careers and Occupations, ed. 2008, v.
Careers and Occupations, ed. 2008, v.

Careers and Occupations, ed. 2008, v.

Examines various trends in careers and occupations in America. Provides the latest information on what Americans do for a living, how much they earn, how they find work, and what factors influence these key issues.

Careers and Occupations, ed. 2010, v.
Careers and Occupations, ed. 2010, v.

Careers and Occupations, ed. 2010, v.

Examines various trends in careers and occupations in America. Provides the latest information on what Americans do for a living, how much they earn, how they find work, and what factors influence these key issues.

Careers and Occupations, ed. 2012, v.
Careers and Occupations, ed. 2012, v.

Careers and Occupations, ed. 2012, v.

Examines various trends in careers and occupations in America. Provides the latest information on what Americans do for a living, how much they earn, how they find work, and what factors influence these key issues.

Careers and Occupations, ed. 2014, v.
Careers and Occupations, ed. 2014, v.

Careers and Occupations, ed. 2014, v.

Examines various trends in careers and occupations in America. Provides the latest information on what Americans do for a living, how much they earn, how they find work, and what factors influence these key issues.

Child Abuse and Domestic Violence, ed. 2007, v.
Child Abuse and Domestic Violence, ed. 2007, v.

Child Abuse and Domestic Violence, ed. 2007, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on child abuse and domestic violence, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources related to the subject.

Child Abuse and Domestic Violence, ed. 2009, v.
Child Abuse and Domestic Violence, ed. 2009, v.

Child Abuse and Domestic Violence, ed. 2009, v.

Provides information on the prevalence, causes, and devastating consequences of this type of violence. Also covers the challenges that domestic violence and child abuse pose to the legal system.

Child Abuse and Domestic Violence, ed. 2013, v.
Child Abuse and Domestic Violence, ed. 2013, v.

Child Abuse and Domestic Violence, ed. 2013, v.

Provides information on the prevalence, causes, and devastating consequences of this type of violence. Also covers the challenges that domestic violence and child abuse pose to the legal system.

Child Abuse and Domestic Violence, ed. 2015, v.
Child Abuse and Domestic Violence, ed. 2015, v.

Child Abuse and Domestic Violence, ed. 2015, v.

Provides information on the prevalence, causes, and devastating consequences of this type of violence. Also covers the challenges that domestic violence and child abuse pose to the legal system.

Crime, Prisons, and Jails, ed. 2007, v.
Crime, Prisons, and Jails, ed. 2007, v.

Crime, Prisons, and Jails, ed. 2007, v.

Focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding crime, prisons, and jails.

Crime, Prisons, and Jails, ed. 2009, v.
Crime, Prisons, and Jails, ed. 2009, v.

Crime, Prisons, and Jails, ed. 2009, v.

Focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding crime, prisons, and jails.

Crime, Prisons, and Jails, ed. 2013, v.
Crime, Prisons, and Jails, ed. 2013, v.

Crime, Prisons, and Jails, ed. 2013, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding crime, prisons, and jails.

Crime, Prisons, and Jails, ed. 2015, v.
Crime, Prisons, and Jails, ed. 2015, v.

Crime, Prisons, and Jails, ed. 2015, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding crime, prisons, and jails.

Death and Dying, ed. 2006, v.
Death and Dying, ed. 2006, v.

Death and Dying, ed. 2006, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics -- with analysis -- on aspects of Death and Dying.

Death and Dying, ed. 2008, v.
Death and Dying, ed. 2008, v.

Death and Dying, ed. 2008, v.

Examines how Americans deal with death, with a particular focus on the highly charged political and moral issues of living wills, life-sustaining treatments, end-of-life care funding, and physician assisted suicide.

Death and Dying, ed. 2010, v.
Death and Dying, ed. 2010, v.

Death and Dying, ed. 2010, v.

Examines how Americans deal with death, with a particular focus on the highly charged political and moral issues of living wills, life-sustaining treatments, end-of-life care funding, and physician assisted suicide.

Death and Dying, ed. 2012, v.
Death and Dying, ed. 2012, v.

Death and Dying, ed. 2012, v.

Examines how Americans deal with death, with a particular focus on the highly charged political and moral issues of living wills, life-sustaining treatments, end-of-life care funding, and physician assisted suicide.

Death and Dying, ed. 2014, v.
Death and Dying, ed. 2014, v.

Death and Dying, ed. 2014, v.

Examines how Americans deal with death, with a particular focus on the highly charged political and moral issues of living wills, life-sustaining treatments, end-of-life care funding, and physician assisted suicide.

Education in America, ed. 2014, v.
Education in America, ed. 2014, v.

Education in America, ed. 2014, v.

Areas covered include an overview of American education; primary, elementary, and secondary schools; public versus private schooling; special education; education of gifted children; testing and achievement of students; national education goals; and "at-risk" students. Discusses colleges and universities; issues such as home schooling, school choice, and vouchers; trends in teacher supply and demand; and public opinions about education.

Education, ed. 2006, v.
Education, ed. 2006, v.

Education, ed. 2006, v.

Provides the latest information and statistics of education in the United States. Covers: primary, elementary, and secondary schools; public vs. private schooling; national education goals; student testing and achievement; dropout rates; 'at risk' students; home schooling; school choice; vouchers; teacher supply & demand; public opinions about education; violence and drug use in schools; special education; education of gifted children, and more.

Education, ed. 2008, v.
Education, ed. 2008, v.

Education, ed. 2008, v.

Areas covered include an overview of American education; primary, elementary, and secondary schools; public versus private schooling; special education; education of gifted children; testing and achievement of students; national education goals; and "at-risk" students. Discusses colleges and universities; issues such as home schooling, school choice, and vouchers; trends in teacher supply and demand; and public opinions about education.

Education, ed. 2010, v.
Education, ed. 2010, v.

Education, ed. 2010, v.

Areas covered include an overview of American education; primary, elementary, and secondary schools; public versus private schooling; special education; education of gifted children; testing and achievement of students; national education goals; and "at-risk" students. Discusses colleges and universities; issues such as home schooling, school choice, and vouchers; trends in teacher supply and demand; and public opinions about education.

Electronic America, ed. 2007, v.
Electronic America, ed. 2007, v.

Electronic America, ed. 2007, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on electronics in America, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources related to the subject.

Electronic America, ed. 2009, v.
Electronic America, ed. 2009, v.

Electronic America, ed. 2009, v.

Discusses how the United States has been affected by the rapid development and adoption of new electronic devices, programs, and other technologies.

Electronic America, ed. 2013, v.
Electronic America, ed. 2013, v.

Electronic America, ed. 2013, v.

Discusses how the United States has been affected by the rapid development and adoption of new electronic devices, programs, and other technologies.

Electronic America, ed. 2015, v.
Electronic America, ed. 2015, v.

Electronic America, ed. 2015, v.

Discusses how the United States has been affected by the rapid development and adoption of new electronic devices, programs, and other technologies.

Endangered Species, ed. 2006, v.
Endangered Species, ed. 2006, v.

Endangered Species, ed. 2006, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on the topic of protecting biological diversity, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources.

Endangered Species, ed. 2008, v.
Endangered Species, ed. 2008, v.

Endangered Species, ed. 2008, v.

Discusses what has been done to protect endangered species in the United States and around the world, and examines the debate over what future actions are warranted.

Endangered Species, ed. 2010, v.
Endangered Species, ed. 2010, v.

Endangered Species, ed. 2010, v.

Discusses what has been done to protect endangered species in the United States and around the world, and examines the debate over what future actions are warranted.

Endangered Species, ed. 2012, v.
Endangered Species, ed. 2012, v.

Endangered Species, ed. 2012, v.

Discusses what has been done to protect endangered species in the United States and around the world, and examines the debate over what future actions are warranted.

Endangered Species, ed. 2014, v.
Endangered Species, ed. 2014, v.

Endangered Species, ed. 2014, v.

Discusses what has been done to protect endangered species in the United States and around the world, and examines the debate over what future actions are warranted.

Energy, ed. 2007, v.
Energy, ed. 2007, v.

Energy, ed. 2007, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on energy, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources related to the subject.

Energy, ed. 2009, v.
Energy, ed. 2009, v.

Energy, ed. 2009, v.

Presents the latest information on U.S. energy consumption and production, compared with years past. Controversial issues such as the U.S. dependence on foreign oil, the possibility of exhausting fossil fuel supplies, and the harm done to the environment by mining, drilling, and pollution are explored.

Energy, ed. 2013, v.
Energy, ed. 2013, v.

Energy, ed. 2013, v.

Presents the latest information on U.S. energy consumption and production, compared with years past. Controversial issues such as the U.S. dependence on foreign oil, the possibility of exhausting fossil fuel supplies, and the harm done to the environment by mining, drilling, and pollution are explored.

Energy, ed. 2015, v.
Energy, ed. 2015, v.

Energy, ed. 2015, v.

Presents the latest information on U.S. energy consumption and production, compared with years past. Controversial issues such as the U.S. dependence on foreign oil, the possibility of exhausting fossil fuel supplies, and the harm done to the environment by mining, drilling, and pollution are explored.

Environment: A Revolution in Attitudes, ed. 2006, v.
Environment: A Revolution in Attitudes, ed. 2006, v.

Environment: A Revolution in Attitudes, ed. 2006, v.

Describes the state of the environment, especially in the United States, and examines human effects on the environment such as water pollution, hazardous waste, global warming, acid rain, etc.

Gambling in America, ed. , v.
Gambling in America, ed. , v.

Gambling in America, ed. , v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on gambling, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources related to the subject.

Gambling, ed. 2007, v.
Gambling, ed. 2007, v.

Gambling, ed. 2007, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on gambling, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources related to the subject.

Gambling, ed. 2009, v.
Gambling, ed. 2009, v.

Gambling, ed. 2009, v.

Presents in-depth information on how casino gambling, sports gambling, lotteries, and Internet gambling work, provides up-to-date financial data for each, and discusses the effects of these and other gambling activities on the communities in which they take place. Also discussed are American attitudes toward gambling.

Gambling, ed. 2013, v.
Gambling, ed. 2013, v.

Gambling, ed. 2013, v.

Presents in-depth information on how casino gambling, sports gambling, lotteries, and Internet gambling work, provides up-to-date financial data for each, and discusses the effects of these and other gambling activities on the communities in which they take place. Also discussed are American attitudes toward gambling.

Genetics and Genetic Engineering, ed. 2007, v.
Genetics and Genetic Engineering, ed. 2007, v.

Genetics and Genetic Engineering, ed. 2007, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding genetics and genetic engineering.

Genetics and Genetic Engineering, ed. 2009, v.
Genetics and Genetic Engineering, ed. 2009, v.

Genetics and Genetic Engineering, ed. 2009, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding genetics and genetic engineering.

Genetics and Genetic Engineering, ed. 2013, v.
Genetics and Genetic Engineering, ed. 2013, v.

Genetics and Genetic Engineering, ed. 2013, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding genetics and genetic engineering.

Genetics and Genetic Engineering, ed. 2015, v.
Genetics and Genetic Engineering, ed. 2015, v.

Genetics and Genetic Engineering, ed. 2015, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding genetics and genetic engineering.

Growing Old in America, ed. , v.
Growing Old in America, ed. , v.

Growing Old in America, ed. , v.

Contains statistics on the elderly, discusses their living arrangements, work, health care, and special problems, and examines subsets of the elderly population such as women and minorities.

Growing Old in America, ed. 2008, v.
Growing Old in America, ed. 2008, v.

Growing Old in America, ed. 2008, v.

Explores the current condition of growing old in the United States. Includes the economic status of older people; Medicare and Medicaid; the living arrangements of older adults; working and retirement; and the education levels, voting trends, and political behavior of older Americans. Physical and mental health problems; drug and alcohol abuse; care for seniors; crime; and death and dying are also covered.

Growing Old in America, ed. 2010, v.
Growing Old in America, ed. 2010, v.

Growing Old in America, ed. 2010, v.

Explores the current condition of growing old in the United States. Includes the economic status of older people; Medicare and Medicaid; the living arrangements of older adults; working and retirement; and the education levels, voting trends, and political behavior of older Americans. Physical and mental health problems; drug and alcohol abuse; care for seniors; crime; and death and dying are also covered.

Growing Old in America, ed. 2014, v.
Growing Old in America, ed. 2014, v.

Growing Old in America, ed. 2014, v.

Explores the current condition of growing old in the United States. Includes the economic status of older people; Medicare and Medicaid; the living arrangements of older adults; working and retirement; and the education levels, voting trends, and political behavior of older Americans. Physical and mental health problems; drug and alcohol abuse; care for seniors; crime; and death and dying are also covered.

Growing Up, ed. 2007, v.
Growing Up, ed. 2007, v.

Growing Up, ed. 2007, v.

Focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding America's youth.

Growing Up, ed. 2009, v.
Growing Up, ed. 2009, v.

Growing Up, ed. 2009, v.

Focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding America's youth.

Growing Up, ed. 2013, v.
Growing Up, ed. 2013, v.

Growing Up, ed. 2013, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding America's youth.

Growing Up, ed. 2015, v.
Growing Up, ed. 2015, v.

Growing Up, ed. 2015, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding America's youth.

Gun Control, ed. 2007, v.
Gun Control, ed. 2007, v.

Gun Control, ed. 2007, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on gun control, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources related to the subject.

Gun Control, ed. 2009, v.
Gun Control, ed. 2009, v.

Gun Control, ed. 2009, v.

Explores various aspects of gun control in the United States. Includes information on firearms laws, firearms and crimes, guns and youth, public attitudes toward gun control, and gun control laws.

Gun Control, ed. 2013, v.
Gun Control, ed. 2013, v.

Gun Control, ed. 2013, v.

Explores various aspects of gun control in the United States. Includes information on firearms laws, firearms and crimes, guns and youth, public attitudes toward gun control, and gun control laws.

Gun Control, ed. 2015, v.
Gun Control, ed. 2015, v.

Gun Control, ed. 2015, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on gun control, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources related to the subject.

HIV/AIDS, ed. 2014, v.
HIV/AIDS, ed. 2014, v.

HIV/AIDS, ed. 2014, v.

Includes information on the nature of AIDS/HIV and the AIDS epidemic; symptoms and transmittal; patterns and trends in AIDS/HIV surveillance; populations at risk; children, adolescents, and AIDS/HIV; AIDS/HIV cost and treatment; people living with AIDS/HIV; testing, prevention, and education; HIV and AIDS worldwide; and knowledge, awareness, behavior, and opinion of those affected by AIDS/HIV.

Health and Wellness, ed. 2006, v.
Health and Wellness, ed. 2006, v.

Health and Wellness, ed. 2006, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on illness and disease among Americans, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources.

Health and Wellness, ed. 2008, v.
Health and Wellness, ed. 2008, v.

Health and Wellness, ed. 2008, v.

Examines health and wellness among Americans, including the ways in which illness is currently prevented, identified, and treated. Describes the most common types of chronic, degenerative, genetic, and infectious diseases, as well as the concepts of mental health and illness. Covers both traditional and alternative medicine.

Health and Wellness, ed. 2010, v.
Health and Wellness, ed. 2010, v.

Health and Wellness, ed. 2010, v.

Examines health and wellness among Americans, including the ways in which illness is currently prevented, identified, and treated. Describes the most common types of chronic, degenerative, genetic, and infectious diseases, as well as the concepts of mental health and illness. Covers both traditional and alternative medicine.

Health and Wellness, ed. 2012, v.
Health and Wellness, ed. 2012, v.

Health and Wellness, ed. 2012, v.

Examines health and wellness among Americans, including the ways in which illness is currently prevented, identified, and treated. Describes the most common types of chronic, degenerative, genetic, and infectious diseases, as well as the concepts of mental health and illness. Covers both traditional and alternative medicine.

Health and Wellness, ed. 2014, v.
Health and Wellness, ed. 2014, v.

Health and Wellness, ed. 2014, v.

Examines health and wellness among Americans, including the ways in which illness is currently prevented, identified, and treated. Describes the most common types of chronic, degenerative, genetic, and infectious diseases, as well as the concepts of mental health and illness. Covers both traditional and alternative medicine.

Immigration and Illegal Aliens, ed. 2007, v.
Immigration and Illegal Aliens, ed. 2007, v.

Immigration and Illegal Aliens, ed. 2007, v.

Focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding immigration and illegal aliens.

Immigration and Illegal Aliens, ed. 2009, v.
Immigration and Illegal Aliens, ed. 2009, v.

Immigration and Illegal Aliens, ed. 2009, v.

Focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding immigration and illegal aliens.

Information Plus Reference Series Fall 2004, ed. , v.
Information Plus Reference Series Fall 2004, ed. , v.

Information Plus Reference Series Fall 2004, ed. , v.

Designed as ready-reference tools providing key data on social concerns, these books save researchers and students from the cumbersome task of locating the various data in pamphlets, legal journals, congressional reports, newspapers and other sources.

Information Plus Reference Series Fall 2005, ed. , v.
Information Plus Reference Series Fall 2005, ed. , v.

Information Plus Reference Series Fall 2005, ed. , v.

Compiles all the pertinent data, both current and historical, on a wide variety of contemporary social issues. Designed as ready-reference tools providing key data on social concerns, these books save researchers and students from the cumbersome task of locating the various data in pamphlets, legal journals, congressional reports, newspapers and other sources.

Information Plus Reference Series Spring 2005, ed. , v.
Information Plus Reference Series Spring 2005, ed. , v.

Information Plus Reference Series Spring 2005, ed. , v.

Compiles all the pertinent data, both current and historical, on a wide variety of contemporary social issues. Designed as ready-reference tools providing key data on social concerns, these books save researchers and students from the cumbersome task of locating the various data in pamphlets, legal journals, congressional reports, newspapers and other sources.

International Directory of Company Histories, ed. , v. 146
International Directory of Company Histories, ed. , v. 146

International Directory of Company Histories, ed. , v. 146

Provides histories of companies that are a leading influence in a particular industry or geographic location. For students, job candidates, business executives, historians and investors.

Legal and Illegal Immigration, ed. 2013, v.
Legal and Illegal Immigration, ed. 2013, v.

Legal and Illegal Immigration, ed. 2013, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding legal and illegal immigration.

Legal and Illegal Immigration, ed. 2015, v.
Legal and Illegal Immigration, ed. 2015, v.

Legal and Illegal Immigration, ed. 2015, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding legal and illegal immigration.

Minorities, ed. 2006, v.
Minorities, ed. 2006, v.

Minorities, ed. 2006, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on the topic of race and ethnicity in America, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources.

Minorities, ed. 2008, v.
Minorities, ed. 2008, v.

Minorities, ed. 2008, v.

Examines the differences between minority groups and white Americans across the economic, political, and social spectrums. Explores the experience of African-Americans, Hispanics, Native Americans, Asian-Americans, and other minority groups living in the United States.

Minorities, ed. 2010, v.
Minorities, ed. 2010, v.

Minorities, ed. 2010, v.

Examines the differences between minority groups and white Americans across the economic, political, and social spectrums. Explores the experience of African-Americans, Hispanics, Native Americans, Asian-Americans, and other minority groups living in the United States.

Minorities, ed. 2012, v.
Minorities, ed. 2012, v.

Minorities, ed. 2012, v.

Examines the differences between minority groups and white Americans across the economic, political, and social spectrums. Explores the experience of African-Americans, Hispanics, Native Americans, Asian-Americans, and other minority groups living in the United States.

National Security, ed. 2007, v.
National Security, ed. 2007, v.

National Security, ed. 2007, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on U. S. national security, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources.

National Security, ed. 2009, v.
National Security, ed. 2009, v.

National Security, ed. 2009, v.

Covers formation of the Department of Homeland Security, increased security measures at airports, the enactment of the Patriot Act of 2001, and the invasions of Afghanistan and Iraq. Provides the history of national security in the United States; descriptions of the various conventional and nonproliferation treaties and regimes; and information on countries of concern to the United States.

National Security, ed. 2013, v.
National Security, ed. 2013, v.

National Security, ed. 2013, v.

Covers formation of the Department of Homeland Security, increased security measures at airports, the enactment of the Patriot Act of 2001, and the invasions of Afghanistan and Iraq. Provides the history of national security in the United States; descriptions of the various conventional and nonproliferation treaties and regimes; and information on countries of concern to the United States.

National Security, ed. 2015, v.
National Security, ed. 2015, v.

National Security, ed. 2015, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on U. S. national security, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources.

Race and Ethnicity in America, ed. 2014, v.
Race and Ethnicity in America, ed. 2014, v.

Race and Ethnicity in America, ed. 2014, v.

Examines the differences between minority groups and white Americans across the economic, political, and social spectrums. Explores the experience of African-Americans, Hispanics, Native Americans, Asian-Americans, and other minority groups living in the United States.

Scribner Writers Online Series, ed. , v.
Scribner Writers Online Series, ed. , v.

Scribner Writers Online Series, ed. , v.

Bio-critical essays on the lives and works of more than 1,400 important authors from around the world. Entries include concise essays, citations, and biographical information that places the author's work in personal and historical context.

Social Welfare, ed. 2007, v.
Social Welfare, ed. 2007, v.

Social Welfare, ed. 2007, v.

Focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding America's homeless.

Social Welfare, ed. 2009, v.
Social Welfare, ed. 2009, v.

Social Welfare, ed. 2009, v.

Focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding America's homeless.

Social Welfare, ed. 2013, v.
Social Welfare, ed. 2013, v.

Social Welfare, ed. 2013, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding America's homeless.

Social Welfare, ed. 2015, v.
Social Welfare, ed. 2015, v.

Social Welfare, ed. 2015, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding America's homeless.

Space Exploration, ed. 2006, v.
Space Exploration, ed. 2006, v.

Space Exploration, ed. 2006, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics -- with analysis -- on Space Exploration.

Space Exploration, ed. 2008, v.
Space Exploration, ed. 2008, v.

Space Exploration, ed. 2008, v.

Examines numerous aspects of space exploration. Presents the facts on space exploration's successes and failures, and the questions that surround them.

Space Exploration, ed. 2010, v.
Space Exploration, ed. 2010, v.

Space Exploration, ed. 2010, v.

Examines numerous aspects of space exploration. Presents the facts on space exploration's successes and failures, and the questions that surround them.

Space Exploration, ed. 2012, v.
Space Exploration, ed. 2012, v.

Space Exploration, ed. 2012, v.

Examines numerous aspects of space exploration. Presents the facts on space exploration's successes and failures, and the questions that surround them.

Space Exploration, ed. 2014, v.
Space Exploration, ed. 2014, v.

Space Exploration, ed. 2014, v.

Examines numerous aspects of space exploration. Presents the facts on space exploration's successes and failures, and the questions that surround them.

Sports in America, ed. 2008, v.
Sports in America, ed. 2008, v.

Sports in America, ed. 2008, v.

Explores the role of sports in American society. Covers participation and attendance at sporting events; the sports industry; illegal gambling and performance-enhancing drugs; and student athletes.

Sports in America, ed. 2010, v.
Sports in America, ed. 2010, v.

Sports in America, ed. 2010, v.

Explores the role of sports in American society. Covers participation and attendance at sporting events; the sports industry; illegal gambling and performance-enhancing drugs; and student athletes.

Sports in America, ed. 2014, v.
Sports in America, ed. 2014, v.

Sports in America, ed. 2014, v.

Explores the role of sports in American society. Covers participation and attendance at sporting events; the sports industry; illegal gambling and performance-enhancing drugs; and student athletes.

Sports in America: Recreation, Business, Education and Controversy, ed. 2006, v.
Sports in America: Recreation, Business, Education and Controversy, ed. 2006, v.

Sports in America: Recreation, Business, Education and Controversy, ed. 2006, v.

Discusses organized athletics and examines sports participation by Americans and its impact on health and society. Looks at professional sports, college and high school sports, and the Olympics, as well as controversial issues such as drug use, gambling, corruption, and the commercialization of amateur athletics.

The African American Almanac, ed. 9, v.
The African American Almanac, ed. 9, v.

The African American Almanac, ed. 9, v.

Provides historical and current information on African American history, society, and culture in 28 topical chapters. Includes a chronology, a chapter of important primary documents, directories of organizations and businesses, a bibliography of recently-published works, annotated lists of crucial court cases, a filmography, hundreds of brief biographies, and more than 650 photographs, illustrations, maps, and statistical charts within the text.

The American Economy, ed. 2007, v.
The American Economy, ed. 2007, v.

The American Economy, ed. 2007, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on the American economy, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources related to the subject.

The American Economy, ed. 2009, v.
The American Economy, ed. 2009, v.

The American Economy, ed. 2009, v.

Describes the vast size and scope of the American economy, explains how it functions, and examines some of the challenges it faces, such as inflation, government regulation, off-shoring, and corporate scandals.

The American Economy, ed. 2013, v.
The American Economy, ed. 2013, v.

The American Economy, ed. 2013, v.

Describes the vast size and scope of the American economy, explains how it functions, and examines some of the challenges it faces, such as inflation, government regulation, off-shoring, and corporate scandals.

The American Economy, ed. 2015, v.
The American Economy, ed. 2015, v.

The American Economy, ed. 2015, v.

Describes the vast size and scope of the American economy, explains how it functions, and examines some of the challenges it faces, such as inflation, government regulation, off-shoring, and corporate scandals.

The Environment, ed. 2008, v.
The Environment, ed. 2008, v.

The Environment, ed. 2008, v.

Examines the steps that have been taken to protect Earth's natural environment and the controversies that surround them.

The Environment, ed. 2010, v.
The Environment, ed. 2010, v.

The Environment, ed. 2010, v.

Examines the steps that have been taken to protect Earth's natural environment and the controversies that surround them.

The Environment, ed. 2014, v.
The Environment, ed. 2014, v.

The Environment, ed. 2014, v.

Examines the steps that have been taken to protect Earth's natural environment and the controversies that surround them.

The Health Care System, ed. 2007, v.
The Health Care System, ed. 2007, v.

The Health Care System, ed. 2007, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on the U. S. health care system, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources.

The Health Care System, ed. 2009, v.
The Health Care System, ed. 2009, v.

The Health Care System, ed. 2009, v.

Examines the state of the nation's health care system, the education and training of health care providers, and the various types of health care institutions. The ever increasing cost of health care, prevalence of insurance, mental health care, and a comparison of health care throughout the world are also covered.

The Health Care System, ed. 2013, v.
The Health Care System, ed. 2013, v.

The Health Care System, ed. 2013, v.

Examines the state of the nation's health care system, the education and training of health care providers, and the various types of health care institutions. The ever increasing cost of health care, prevalence of insurance, mental health care, and a comparison of health care throughout the world are also covered.

The Health Care System, ed. 2015, v.
The Health Care System, ed. 2015, v.

The Health Care System, ed. 2015, v.

Examines the state of the nation's health care system, the education and training of health care providers, and the various types of health care institutions. The ever increasing cost of health care, prevalence of insurance, mental health care, and a comparison of health care throughout the world are also covered.

Water, ed. 2007, v.
Water, ed. 2007, v.

Water, ed. 2007, v.

Focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding water resources.

Water, ed. 2009, v.
Water, ed. 2009, v.

Water, ed. 2009, v.

Focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding water resources.

Water, ed. 2013, v.
Water, ed. 2013, v.

Water, ed. 2013, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding water resources.

Water, ed. 2015, v.
Water, ed. 2015, v.

Water, ed. 2015, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding water resources.

Weight in America, ed. 2007, v.
Weight in America, ed. 2007, v.

Weight in America, ed. 2007, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on the topics of obesity and eating disorders, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topics. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources.

Weight in America, ed. 2008, v.
Weight in America, ed. 2008, v.

Weight in America, ed. 2008, v.

Provides information from academic and governmental sources on every aspect of overweight, obesity, and eating disorders, including their prevalence in the United States, their consequences, public opinion about them, and methods of combating them.

Weight in America, ed. 2010, v.
Weight in America, ed. 2010, v.

Weight in America, ed. 2010, v.

Provides information from academic and governmental sources on every aspect of overweight, obesity, and eating disorders, including their prevalence in the United States, their consequences, public opinion about them, and methods of combating them.

Weight in America, ed. 2012, v.
Weight in America, ed. 2012, v.

Weight in America, ed. 2012, v.

Provides information from academic and governmental sources on every aspect of overweight, obesity, and eating disorders, including their prevalence in the United States, their consequences, public opinion about them, and methods of combating them.

Weight in America, ed. 2014, v.
Weight in America, ed. 2014, v.

Weight in America, ed. 2014, v.

Provides information from academic and governmental sources on every aspect of overweight, obesity, and eating disorders, including their prevalence in the United States, their consequences, public opinion about them, and methods of combating them.

Women in America, ed. 2014, v.
Women in America, ed. 2014, v.

Women in America, ed. 2014, v.

Explores the lives of women in American society. Includes information on women's demographic trends, educational achievements, employment, financial status, parental responsibilities, political roles, victimization, and health issues.

Women in American Society, ed. 2006, v.
Women in American Society, ed. 2006, v.

Women in American Society, ed. 2006, v.

Discusses the state of women in the United States, including stereotypes and discrimination, jobs and the workplace, income and poverty, child and elder care, education, health, crime by and against women, and the special problems facing female minorities.

Women in American Society, ed. 2008, v.
Women in American Society, ed. 2008, v.

Women in American Society, ed. 2008, v.

Explores the lives of women in American society. Includes information on women's demographic trends, educational achievements, employment, financial status, parental responsibilities, political roles, victimization, and health issues.

Women in American Society, ed. 2010, v.
Women in American Society, ed. 2010, v.

Women in American Society, ed. 2010, v.

Explores the lives of women in American society. Includes information on women's demographic trends, educational achievements, employment, financial status, parental responsibilities, political roles, victimization, and health issues.

World Poverty, ed. 2006, v.
World Poverty, ed. 2006, v.

World Poverty, ed. 2006, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on the topic of world poverty, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources.

World Poverty, ed. 2008, v.
World Poverty, ed. 2008, v.

World Poverty, ed. 2008, v.

Examines the forms that poverty takes around the world, its many causes, the serious negative consequences that it has for individuals and societies, and the effort to eliminate it.

World Poverty, ed. 2010, v.
World Poverty, ed. 2010, v.

World Poverty, ed. 2010, v.

Examines the forms that poverty takes around the world, its many causes, the serious negative consequences that it has for individuals and societies, and the effort to eliminate it.

World Poverty, ed. 2012, v.
World Poverty, ed. 2012, v.

World Poverty, ed. 2012, v.

Examines the forms that poverty takes around the world, its many causes, the serious negative consequences that it has for individuals and societies, and the effort to eliminate it.

World Poverty, ed. 2014, v.
World Poverty, ed. 2014, v.

World Poverty, ed. 2014, v.

Examines the forms that poverty takes around the world, its many causes, the serious negative consequences that it has for individuals and societies, and the effort to eliminate it.

Social Science

AIDS/HIV, ed. 2006, v.
AIDS/HIV, ed. 2006, v.

AIDS/HIV, ed. 2006, v.

Provides a comprehensive summary of research on AIDS/HIV, including statistics, historical background, relevant laws and court cases, and descriptions of major events related to the subject.

AIDS/HIV, ed. 2008, v.
AIDS/HIV, ed. 2008, v.

AIDS/HIV, ed. 2008, v.

Includes information on the nature of AIDS/HIV and the AIDS epidemic; symptoms and transmittal; patterns and trends in AIDS/HIV surveillance; populations at risk; children, adolescents, and AIDS/HIV; AIDS/HIV cost and treatment; people living with AIDS/HIV; testing, prevention, and education; HIV and AIDS worldwide; and knowledge, awareness, behavior, and opinion of those affected by AIDS/HIV.

AIDS/HIV, ed. 2010, v.
AIDS/HIV, ed. 2010, v.

AIDS/HIV, ed. 2010, v.

Includes information on the nature of AIDS/HIV and the AIDS epidemic; symptoms and transmittal; patterns and trends in AIDS/HIV surveillance; populations at risk; children, adolescents, and AIDS/HIV; AIDS/HIV cost and treatment; people living with AIDS/HIV; testing, prevention, and education; HIV and AIDS worldwide; and knowledge, awareness, behavior, and opinion of those affected by AIDS/HIV.

Abortion, ed. 2006, v.
Abortion, ed. 2006, v.

Abortion, ed. 2006, v.

This is one of the volumes in the Information Plus Reference Series whose purpose is to present the history and latest facts on a topic of pressing concern in modern American life. This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding abortion.

Abortion, ed. 2008, v.
Abortion, ed. 2008, v.

Abortion, ed. 2008, v.

Provides both sides of the divisive argument surrounding abortion. Also includes information on the number and types of abortions performed in the United States, abortion clinics, teen pregnancy and abortion, views of abortion from around the world, religious thoughts on abortion, and legal rulings pertaining to abortion.

Abortion, ed. 2010, v.
Abortion, ed. 2010, v.

Abortion, ed. 2010, v.

Provides both sides of the divisive argument surrounding abortion. Also includes information on the number and types of abortions performed in the United States, abortion clinics, teen pregnancy and abortion, views of abortion from around the world, religious thoughts on abortion, and legal rulings pertaining to abortion.

Abortion, ed. 2014, v.
Abortion, ed. 2014, v.

Abortion, ed. 2014, v.

Provides both sides of the divisive argument surrounding abortion. Also includes information on the number and types of abortions performed in the United States, abortion clinics, teen pregnancy and abortion, views of abortion from around the world, religious thoughts on abortion, and legal rulings pertaining to abortion.

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2007, v.
Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2007, v.

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2007, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding alcohol, tobacco, and illicit drugs.

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2009, v.
Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2009, v.

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2009, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding alcohol, tobacco, and illicit drugs.

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2013, v.
Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2013, v.

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2013, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding alcohol, tobacco, and illicit drugs.

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2015, v.
Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2015, v.

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs, ed. 2015, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding alcohol, tobacco, and illicit drugs.

Animal Rights, ed. 2007, v.
Animal Rights, ed. 2007, v.

Animal Rights, ed. 2007, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding animal rights.

Animal Rights, ed. 2009, v.
Animal Rights, ed. 2009, v.

Animal Rights, ed. 2009, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding animal rights.

Animal Rights, ed. 2013, v.
Animal Rights, ed. 2013, v.

Animal Rights, ed. 2013, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding animal rights.

Animal Rights, ed. 2015, v.
Animal Rights, ed. 2015, v.

Animal Rights, ed. 2015, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding animal rights.

Capital Punishment, ed. 2008, v.
Capital Punishment, ed. 2008, v.

Capital Punishment, ed. 2008, v.

Covers the history of capital punishment plus discussions of numerous court cases, legal decisions, and historical statistics. Also includes information about execution methods, minors and the death penalty, public attitudes, and capital punishment around the world.

Capital Punishment, ed. 2010, v.
Capital Punishment, ed. 2010, v.

Capital Punishment, ed. 2010, v.

Covers the history of capital punishment plus discussions of numerous court cases, legal decisions, and historical statistics. Also includes information about execution methods, minors and the death penalty, public attitudes, and capital punishment around the world.

Capital Punishment, ed. 2014, v.
Capital Punishment, ed. 2014, v.

Capital Punishment, ed. 2014, v.

Covers the history of capital punishment plus discussions of numerous court cases, legal decisions, and historical statistics. Also includes information about execution methods, minors and the death penalty, public attitudes, and capital punishment around the world.

Capital Punishment: Cruel and Unusual?, ed. , v.
Capital Punishment: Cruel and Unusual?, ed. , v.

Capital Punishment: Cruel and Unusual?, ed. , v.

Describes the death penalty in the United States, including coverage of laws and court rulings under many circumstances. Compiles pertinent data on current and historical executions, death row inmates, and public opinion. Includes complete source citations as well as listings of names, addresses, and telephone and fax numbers for relevant organizations.

Careers and Occupations, ed. 2006, v.
Careers and Occupations, ed. 2006, v.

Careers and Occupations, ed. 2006, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding careers and occupations.

Careers and Occupations, ed. 2008, v.
Careers and Occupations, ed. 2008, v.

Careers and Occupations, ed. 2008, v.

Examines various trends in careers and occupations in America. Provides the latest information on what Americans do for a living, how much they earn, how they find work, and what factors influence these key issues.

Careers and Occupations, ed. 2010, v.
Careers and Occupations, ed. 2010, v.

Careers and Occupations, ed. 2010, v.

Examines various trends in careers and occupations in America. Provides the latest information on what Americans do for a living, how much they earn, how they find work, and what factors influence these key issues.

Careers and Occupations, ed. 2012, v.
Careers and Occupations, ed. 2012, v.

Careers and Occupations, ed. 2012, v.

Examines various trends in careers and occupations in America. Provides the latest information on what Americans do for a living, how much they earn, how they find work, and what factors influence these key issues.

Careers and Occupations, ed. 2014, v.
Careers and Occupations, ed. 2014, v.

Careers and Occupations, ed. 2014, v.

Examines various trends in careers and occupations in America. Provides the latest information on what Americans do for a living, how much they earn, how they find work, and what factors influence these key issues.

Child Abuse and Domestic Violence, ed. 2007, v.
Child Abuse and Domestic Violence, ed. 2007, v.

Child Abuse and Domestic Violence, ed. 2007, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on child abuse and domestic violence, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources related to the subject.

Child Abuse and Domestic Violence, ed. 2009, v.
Child Abuse and Domestic Violence, ed. 2009, v.

Child Abuse and Domestic Violence, ed. 2009, v.

Provides information on the prevalence, causes, and devastating consequences of this type of violence. Also covers the challenges that domestic violence and child abuse pose to the legal system.

Child Abuse and Domestic Violence, ed. 2013, v.
Child Abuse and Domestic Violence, ed. 2013, v.

Child Abuse and Domestic Violence, ed. 2013, v.

Provides information on the prevalence, causes, and devastating consequences of this type of violence. Also covers the challenges that domestic violence and child abuse pose to the legal system.

Child Abuse and Domestic Violence, ed. 2015, v.
Child Abuse and Domestic Violence, ed. 2015, v.

Child Abuse and Domestic Violence, ed. 2015, v.

Provides information on the prevalence, causes, and devastating consequences of this type of violence. Also covers the challenges that domestic violence and child abuse pose to the legal system.

Crime, Prisons, and Jails, ed. 2007, v.
Crime, Prisons, and Jails, ed. 2007, v.

Crime, Prisons, and Jails, ed. 2007, v.

Focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding crime, prisons, and jails.

Crime, Prisons, and Jails, ed. 2009, v.
Crime, Prisons, and Jails, ed. 2009, v.

Crime, Prisons, and Jails, ed. 2009, v.

Focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding crime, prisons, and jails.

Crime, Prisons, and Jails, ed. 2013, v.
Crime, Prisons, and Jails, ed. 2013, v.

Crime, Prisons, and Jails, ed. 2013, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding crime, prisons, and jails.

Crime, Prisons, and Jails, ed. 2015, v.
Crime, Prisons, and Jails, ed. 2015, v.

Crime, Prisons, and Jails, ed. 2015, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding crime, prisons, and jails.

Death and Dying, ed. 2006, v.
Death and Dying, ed. 2006, v.

Death and Dying, ed. 2006, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics -- with analysis -- on aspects of Death and Dying.

Death and Dying, ed. 2008, v.
Death and Dying, ed. 2008, v.

Death and Dying, ed. 2008, v.

Examines how Americans deal with death, with a particular focus on the highly charged political and moral issues of living wills, life-sustaining treatments, end-of-life care funding, and physician assisted suicide.

Death and Dying, ed. 2010, v.
Death and Dying, ed. 2010, v.

Death and Dying, ed. 2010, v.

Examines how Americans deal with death, with a particular focus on the highly charged political and moral issues of living wills, life-sustaining treatments, end-of-life care funding, and physician assisted suicide.

Death and Dying, ed. 2012, v.
Death and Dying, ed. 2012, v.

Death and Dying, ed. 2012, v.

Examines how Americans deal with death, with a particular focus on the highly charged political and moral issues of living wills, life-sustaining treatments, end-of-life care funding, and physician assisted suicide.

Death and Dying, ed. 2014, v.
Death and Dying, ed. 2014, v.

Death and Dying, ed. 2014, v.

Examines how Americans deal with death, with a particular focus on the highly charged political and moral issues of living wills, life-sustaining treatments, end-of-life care funding, and physician assisted suicide.

Education in America, ed. 2014, v.
Education in America, ed. 2014, v.

Education in America, ed. 2014, v.

Areas covered include an overview of American education; primary, elementary, and secondary schools; public versus private schooling; special education; education of gifted children; testing and achievement of students; national education goals; and "at-risk" students. Discusses colleges and universities; issues such as home schooling, school choice, and vouchers; trends in teacher supply and demand; and public opinions about education.

Education, ed. 2006, v.
Education, ed. 2006, v.

Education, ed. 2006, v.

Provides the latest information and statistics of education in the United States. Covers: primary, elementary, and secondary schools; public vs. private schooling; national education goals; student testing and achievement; dropout rates; 'at risk' students; home schooling; school choice; vouchers; teacher supply & demand; public opinions about education; violence and drug use in schools; special education; education of gifted children, and more.

Education, ed. 2008, v.
Education, ed. 2008, v.

Education, ed. 2008, v.

Areas covered include an overview of American education; primary, elementary, and secondary schools; public versus private schooling; special education; education of gifted children; testing and achievement of students; national education goals; and "at-risk" students. Discusses colleges and universities; issues such as home schooling, school choice, and vouchers; trends in teacher supply and demand; and public opinions about education.

Education, ed. 2010, v.
Education, ed. 2010, v.

Education, ed. 2010, v.

Areas covered include an overview of American education; primary, elementary, and secondary schools; public versus private schooling; special education; education of gifted children; testing and achievement of students; national education goals; and "at-risk" students. Discusses colleges and universities; issues such as home schooling, school choice, and vouchers; trends in teacher supply and demand; and public opinions about education.

Electronic America, ed. 2007, v.
Electronic America, ed. 2007, v.

Electronic America, ed. 2007, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on electronics in America, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources related to the subject.

Electronic America, ed. 2009, v.
Electronic America, ed. 2009, v.

Electronic America, ed. 2009, v.

Discusses how the United States has been affected by the rapid development and adoption of new electronic devices, programs, and other technologies.

Electronic America, ed. 2013, v.
Electronic America, ed. 2013, v.

Electronic America, ed. 2013, v.

Discusses how the United States has been affected by the rapid development and adoption of new electronic devices, programs, and other technologies.

Electronic America, ed. 2015, v.
Electronic America, ed. 2015, v.

Electronic America, ed. 2015, v.

Discusses how the United States has been affected by the rapid development and adoption of new electronic devices, programs, and other technologies.

Endangered Species, ed. 2006, v.
Endangered Species, ed. 2006, v.

Endangered Species, ed. 2006, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on the topic of protecting biological diversity, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources.

Endangered Species, ed. 2008, v.
Endangered Species, ed. 2008, v.

Endangered Species, ed. 2008, v.

Discusses what has been done to protect endangered species in the United States and around the world, and examines the debate over what future actions are warranted.

Endangered Species, ed. 2010, v.
Endangered Species, ed. 2010, v.

Endangered Species, ed. 2010, v.

Discusses what has been done to protect endangered species in the United States and around the world, and examines the debate over what future actions are warranted.

Endangered Species, ed. 2012, v.
Endangered Species, ed. 2012, v.

Endangered Species, ed. 2012, v.

Discusses what has been done to protect endangered species in the United States and around the world, and examines the debate over what future actions are warranted.

Endangered Species, ed. 2014, v.
Endangered Species, ed. 2014, v.

Endangered Species, ed. 2014, v.

Discusses what has been done to protect endangered species in the United States and around the world, and examines the debate over what future actions are warranted.

Energy, ed. 2007, v.
Energy, ed. 2007, v.

Energy, ed. 2007, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on energy, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources related to the subject.

Energy, ed. 2009, v.
Energy, ed. 2009, v.

Energy, ed. 2009, v.

Presents the latest information on U.S. energy consumption and production, compared with years past. Controversial issues such as the U.S. dependence on foreign oil, the possibility of exhausting fossil fuel supplies, and the harm done to the environment by mining, drilling, and pollution are explored.

Energy, ed. 2013, v.
Energy, ed. 2013, v.

Energy, ed. 2013, v.

Presents the latest information on U.S. energy consumption and production, compared with years past. Controversial issues such as the U.S. dependence on foreign oil, the possibility of exhausting fossil fuel supplies, and the harm done to the environment by mining, drilling, and pollution are explored.

Energy, ed. 2015, v.
Energy, ed. 2015, v.

Energy, ed. 2015, v.

Presents the latest information on U.S. energy consumption and production, compared with years past. Controversial issues such as the U.S. dependence on foreign oil, the possibility of exhausting fossil fuel supplies, and the harm done to the environment by mining, drilling, and pollution are explored.

Environment: A Revolution in Attitudes, ed. 2006, v.
Environment: A Revolution in Attitudes, ed. 2006, v.

Environment: A Revolution in Attitudes, ed. 2006, v.

Describes the state of the environment, especially in the United States, and examines human effects on the environment such as water pollution, hazardous waste, global warming, acid rain, etc.

Gambling in America, ed. , v.
Gambling in America, ed. , v.

Gambling in America, ed. , v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on gambling, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources related to the subject.

Gambling, ed. 2007, v.
Gambling, ed. 2007, v.

Gambling, ed. 2007, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on gambling, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources related to the subject.

Gambling, ed. 2009, v.
Gambling, ed. 2009, v.

Gambling, ed. 2009, v.

Presents in-depth information on how casino gambling, sports gambling, lotteries, and Internet gambling work, provides up-to-date financial data for each, and discusses the effects of these and other gambling activities on the communities in which they take place. Also discussed are American attitudes toward gambling.

Gambling, ed. 2013, v.
Gambling, ed. 2013, v.

Gambling, ed. 2013, v.

Presents in-depth information on how casino gambling, sports gambling, lotteries, and Internet gambling work, provides up-to-date financial data for each, and discusses the effects of these and other gambling activities on the communities in which they take place. Also discussed are American attitudes toward gambling.

Genetics and Genetic Engineering, ed. 2007, v.
Genetics and Genetic Engineering, ed. 2007, v.

Genetics and Genetic Engineering, ed. 2007, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding genetics and genetic engineering.

Genetics and Genetic Engineering, ed. 2009, v.
Genetics and Genetic Engineering, ed. 2009, v.

Genetics and Genetic Engineering, ed. 2009, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding genetics and genetic engineering.

Genetics and Genetic Engineering, ed. 2013, v.
Genetics and Genetic Engineering, ed. 2013, v.

Genetics and Genetic Engineering, ed. 2013, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding genetics and genetic engineering.

Genetics and Genetic Engineering, ed. 2015, v.
Genetics and Genetic Engineering, ed. 2015, v.

Genetics and Genetic Engineering, ed. 2015, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding genetics and genetic engineering.

Growing Old in America, ed. , v.
Growing Old in America, ed. , v.

Growing Old in America, ed. , v.

Contains statistics on the elderly, discusses their living arrangements, work, health care, and special problems, and examines subsets of the elderly population such as women and minorities.

Growing Old in America, ed. 2008, v.
Growing Old in America, ed. 2008, v.

Growing Old in America, ed. 2008, v.

Explores the current condition of growing old in the United States. Includes the economic status of older people; Medicare and Medicaid; the living arrangements of older adults; working and retirement; and the education levels, voting trends, and political behavior of older Americans. Physical and mental health problems; drug and alcohol abuse; care for seniors; crime; and death and dying are also covered.

Growing Old in America, ed. 2010, v.
Growing Old in America, ed. 2010, v.

Growing Old in America, ed. 2010, v.

Explores the current condition of growing old in the United States. Includes the economic status of older people; Medicare and Medicaid; the living arrangements of older adults; working and retirement; and the education levels, voting trends, and political behavior of older Americans. Physical and mental health problems; drug and alcohol abuse; care for seniors; crime; and death and dying are also covered.

Growing Old in America, ed. 2014, v.
Growing Old in America, ed. 2014, v.

Growing Old in America, ed. 2014, v.

Explores the current condition of growing old in the United States. Includes the economic status of older people; Medicare and Medicaid; the living arrangements of older adults; working and retirement; and the education levels, voting trends, and political behavior of older Americans. Physical and mental health problems; drug and alcohol abuse; care for seniors; crime; and death and dying are also covered.

Growing Up, ed. 2007, v.
Growing Up, ed. 2007, v.

Growing Up, ed. 2007, v.

Focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding America's youth.

Growing Up, ed. 2009, v.
Growing Up, ed. 2009, v.

Growing Up, ed. 2009, v.

Focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding America's youth.

Growing Up, ed. 2013, v.
Growing Up, ed. 2013, v.

Growing Up, ed. 2013, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding America's youth.

Growing Up, ed. 2015, v.
Growing Up, ed. 2015, v.

Growing Up, ed. 2015, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding America's youth.

Gun Control, ed. 2007, v.
Gun Control, ed. 2007, v.

Gun Control, ed. 2007, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on gun control, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources related to the subject.

Gun Control, ed. 2009, v.
Gun Control, ed. 2009, v.

Gun Control, ed. 2009, v.

Explores various aspects of gun control in the United States. Includes information on firearms laws, firearms and crimes, guns and youth, public attitudes toward gun control, and gun control laws.

Gun Control, ed. 2013, v.
Gun Control, ed. 2013, v.

Gun Control, ed. 2013, v.

Explores various aspects of gun control in the United States. Includes information on firearms laws, firearms and crimes, guns and youth, public attitudes toward gun control, and gun control laws.

Gun Control, ed. 2015, v.
Gun Control, ed. 2015, v.

Gun Control, ed. 2015, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on gun control, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources related to the subject.

HIV/AIDS, ed. 2014, v.
HIV/AIDS, ed. 2014, v.

HIV/AIDS, ed. 2014, v.

Includes information on the nature of AIDS/HIV and the AIDS epidemic; symptoms and transmittal; patterns and trends in AIDS/HIV surveillance; populations at risk; children, adolescents, and AIDS/HIV; AIDS/HIV cost and treatment; people living with AIDS/HIV; testing, prevention, and education; HIV and AIDS worldwide; and knowledge, awareness, behavior, and opinion of those affected by AIDS/HIV.

Health and Wellness, ed. 2006, v.
Health and Wellness, ed. 2006, v.

Health and Wellness, ed. 2006, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on illness and disease among Americans, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources.

Health and Wellness, ed. 2008, v.
Health and Wellness, ed. 2008, v.

Health and Wellness, ed. 2008, v.

Examines health and wellness among Americans, including the ways in which illness is currently prevented, identified, and treated. Describes the most common types of chronic, degenerative, genetic, and infectious diseases, as well as the concepts of mental health and illness. Covers both traditional and alternative medicine.

Health and Wellness, ed. 2010, v.
Health and Wellness, ed. 2010, v.

Health and Wellness, ed. 2010, v.

Examines health and wellness among Americans, including the ways in which illness is currently prevented, identified, and treated. Describes the most common types of chronic, degenerative, genetic, and infectious diseases, as well as the concepts of mental health and illness. Covers both traditional and alternative medicine.

Health and Wellness, ed. 2012, v.
Health and Wellness, ed. 2012, v.

Health and Wellness, ed. 2012, v.

Examines health and wellness among Americans, including the ways in which illness is currently prevented, identified, and treated. Describes the most common types of chronic, degenerative, genetic, and infectious diseases, as well as the concepts of mental health and illness. Covers both traditional and alternative medicine.

Health and Wellness, ed. 2014, v.
Health and Wellness, ed. 2014, v.

Health and Wellness, ed. 2014, v.

Examines health and wellness among Americans, including the ways in which illness is currently prevented, identified, and treated. Describes the most common types of chronic, degenerative, genetic, and infectious diseases, as well as the concepts of mental health and illness. Covers both traditional and alternative medicine.

Immigration and Illegal Aliens, ed. 2007, v.
Immigration and Illegal Aliens, ed. 2007, v.

Immigration and Illegal Aliens, ed. 2007, v.

Focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding immigration and illegal aliens.

Immigration and Illegal Aliens, ed. 2009, v.
Immigration and Illegal Aliens, ed. 2009, v.

Immigration and Illegal Aliens, ed. 2009, v.

Focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding immigration and illegal aliens.

Information Plus Reference Series Fall 2004, ed. , v.
Information Plus Reference Series Fall 2004, ed. , v.

Information Plus Reference Series Fall 2004, ed. , v.

Designed as ready-reference tools providing key data on social concerns, these books save researchers and students from the cumbersome task of locating the various data in pamphlets, legal journals, congressional reports, newspapers and other sources.

Information Plus Reference Series Fall 2005, ed. , v.
Information Plus Reference Series Fall 2005, ed. , v.

Information Plus Reference Series Fall 2005, ed. , v.

Compiles all the pertinent data, both current and historical, on a wide variety of contemporary social issues. Designed as ready-reference tools providing key data on social concerns, these books save researchers and students from the cumbersome task of locating the various data in pamphlets, legal journals, congressional reports, newspapers and other sources.

Information Plus Reference Series Spring 2005, ed. , v.
Information Plus Reference Series Spring 2005, ed. , v.

Information Plus Reference Series Spring 2005, ed. , v.

Compiles all the pertinent data, both current and historical, on a wide variety of contemporary social issues. Designed as ready-reference tools providing key data on social concerns, these books save researchers and students from the cumbersome task of locating the various data in pamphlets, legal journals, congressional reports, newspapers and other sources.

Legal and Illegal Immigration, ed. 2013, v.
Legal and Illegal Immigration, ed. 2013, v.

Legal and Illegal Immigration, ed. 2013, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding legal and illegal immigration.

Legal and Illegal Immigration, ed. 2015, v.
Legal and Illegal Immigration, ed. 2015, v.

Legal and Illegal Immigration, ed. 2015, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding legal and illegal immigration.

Minorities, ed. 2006, v.
Minorities, ed. 2006, v.

Minorities, ed. 2006, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on the topic of race and ethnicity in America, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources.

Minorities, ed. 2008, v.
Minorities, ed. 2008, v.

Minorities, ed. 2008, v.

Examines the differences between minority groups and white Americans across the economic, political, and social spectrums. Explores the experience of African-Americans, Hispanics, Native Americans, Asian-Americans, and other minority groups living in the United States.

Minorities, ed. 2010, v.
Minorities, ed. 2010, v.

Minorities, ed. 2010, v.

Examines the differences between minority groups and white Americans across the economic, political, and social spectrums. Explores the experience of African-Americans, Hispanics, Native Americans, Asian-Americans, and other minority groups living in the United States.

Minorities, ed. 2012, v.
Minorities, ed. 2012, v.

Minorities, ed. 2012, v.

Examines the differences between minority groups and white Americans across the economic, political, and social spectrums. Explores the experience of African-Americans, Hispanics, Native Americans, Asian-Americans, and other minority groups living in the United States.

National Security, ed. 2007, v.
National Security, ed. 2007, v.

National Security, ed. 2007, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on U. S. national security, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources.

National Security, ed. 2009, v.
National Security, ed. 2009, v.

National Security, ed. 2009, v.

Covers formation of the Department of Homeland Security, increased security measures at airports, the enactment of the Patriot Act of 2001, and the invasions of Afghanistan and Iraq. Provides the history of national security in the United States; descriptions of the various conventional and nonproliferation treaties and regimes; and information on countries of concern to the United States.

National Security, ed. 2013, v.
National Security, ed. 2013, v.

National Security, ed. 2013, v.

Covers formation of the Department of Homeland Security, increased security measures at airports, the enactment of the Patriot Act of 2001, and the invasions of Afghanistan and Iraq. Provides the history of national security in the United States; descriptions of the various conventional and nonproliferation treaties and regimes; and information on countries of concern to the United States.

National Security, ed. 2015, v.
National Security, ed. 2015, v.

National Security, ed. 2015, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on U. S. national security, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources.

Race and Ethnicity in America, ed. 2014, v.
Race and Ethnicity in America, ed. 2014, v.

Race and Ethnicity in America, ed. 2014, v.

Examines the differences between minority groups and white Americans across the economic, political, and social spectrums. Explores the experience of African-Americans, Hispanics, Native Americans, Asian-Americans, and other minority groups living in the United States.

Social Welfare, ed. 2007, v.
Social Welfare, ed. 2007, v.

Social Welfare, ed. 2007, v.

Focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding America's homeless.

Social Welfare, ed. 2009, v.
Social Welfare, ed. 2009, v.

Social Welfare, ed. 2009, v.

Focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding America's homeless.

Social Welfare, ed. 2013, v.
Social Welfare, ed. 2013, v.

Social Welfare, ed. 2013, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding America's homeless.

Social Welfare, ed. 2015, v.
Social Welfare, ed. 2015, v.

Social Welfare, ed. 2015, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding America's homeless.

Space Exploration, ed. 2006, v.
Space Exploration, ed. 2006, v.

Space Exploration, ed. 2006, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics -- with analysis -- on Space Exploration.

Space Exploration, ed. 2008, v.
Space Exploration, ed. 2008, v.

Space Exploration, ed. 2008, v.

Examines numerous aspects of space exploration. Presents the facts on space exploration's successes and failures, and the questions that surround them.

Space Exploration, ed. 2010, v.
Space Exploration, ed. 2010, v.

Space Exploration, ed. 2010, v.

Examines numerous aspects of space exploration. Presents the facts on space exploration's successes and failures, and the questions that surround them.

Space Exploration, ed. 2012, v.
Space Exploration, ed. 2012, v.

Space Exploration, ed. 2012, v.

Examines numerous aspects of space exploration. Presents the facts on space exploration's successes and failures, and the questions that surround them.

Space Exploration, ed. 2014, v.
Space Exploration, ed. 2014, v.

Space Exploration, ed. 2014, v.

Examines numerous aspects of space exploration. Presents the facts on space exploration's successes and failures, and the questions that surround them.

Sports in America, ed. 2008, v.
Sports in America, ed. 2008, v.

Sports in America, ed. 2008, v.

Explores the role of sports in American society. Covers participation and attendance at sporting events; the sports industry; illegal gambling and performance-enhancing drugs; and student athletes.

Sports in America, ed. 2010, v.
Sports in America, ed. 2010, v.

Sports in America, ed. 2010, v.

Explores the role of sports in American society. Covers participation and attendance at sporting events; the sports industry; illegal gambling and performance-enhancing drugs; and student athletes.

Sports in America, ed. 2014, v.
Sports in America, ed. 2014, v.

Sports in America, ed. 2014, v.

Explores the role of sports in American society. Covers participation and attendance at sporting events; the sports industry; illegal gambling and performance-enhancing drugs; and student athletes.

Sports in America: Recreation, Business, Education and Controversy, ed. 2006, v.
Sports in America: Recreation, Business, Education and Controversy, ed. 2006, v.

Sports in America: Recreation, Business, Education and Controversy, ed. 2006, v.

Discusses organized athletics and examines sports participation by Americans and its impact on health and society. Looks at professional sports, college and high school sports, and the Olympics, as well as controversial issues such as drug use, gambling, corruption, and the commercialization of amateur athletics.

The American Economy, ed. 2007, v.
The American Economy, ed. 2007, v.

The American Economy, ed. 2007, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on the American economy, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources related to the subject.

The American Economy, ed. 2009, v.
The American Economy, ed. 2009, v.

The American Economy, ed. 2009, v.

Describes the vast size and scope of the American economy, explains how it functions, and examines some of the challenges it faces, such as inflation, government regulation, off-shoring, and corporate scandals.

The American Economy, ed. 2013, v.
The American Economy, ed. 2013, v.

The American Economy, ed. 2013, v.

Describes the vast size and scope of the American economy, explains how it functions, and examines some of the challenges it faces, such as inflation, government regulation, off-shoring, and corporate scandals.

The American Economy, ed. 2015, v.
The American Economy, ed. 2015, v.

The American Economy, ed. 2015, v.

Describes the vast size and scope of the American economy, explains how it functions, and examines some of the challenges it faces, such as inflation, government regulation, off-shoring, and corporate scandals.

The Environment, ed. 2008, v.
The Environment, ed. 2008, v.

The Environment, ed. 2008, v.

Examines the steps that have been taken to protect Earth's natural environment and the controversies that surround them.

The Environment, ed. 2010, v.
The Environment, ed. 2010, v.

The Environment, ed. 2010, v.

Examines the steps that have been taken to protect Earth's natural environment and the controversies that surround them.

The Environment, ed. 2014, v.
The Environment, ed. 2014, v.

The Environment, ed. 2014, v.

Examines the steps that have been taken to protect Earth's natural environment and the controversies that surround them.

The Health Care System, ed. 2007, v.
The Health Care System, ed. 2007, v.

The Health Care System, ed. 2007, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on the U. S. health care system, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources.

The Health Care System, ed. 2009, v.
The Health Care System, ed. 2009, v.

The Health Care System, ed. 2009, v.

Examines the state of the nation's health care system, the education and training of health care providers, and the various types of health care institutions. The ever increasing cost of health care, prevalence of insurance, mental health care, and a comparison of health care throughout the world are also covered.

The Health Care System, ed. 2013, v.
The Health Care System, ed. 2013, v.

The Health Care System, ed. 2013, v.

Examines the state of the nation's health care system, the education and training of health care providers, and the various types of health care institutions. The ever increasing cost of health care, prevalence of insurance, mental health care, and a comparison of health care throughout the world are also covered.

The Health Care System, ed. 2015, v.
The Health Care System, ed. 2015, v.

The Health Care System, ed. 2015, v.

Examines the state of the nation's health care system, the education and training of health care providers, and the various types of health care institutions. The ever increasing cost of health care, prevalence of insurance, mental health care, and a comparison of health care throughout the world are also covered.

Water, ed. 2007, v.
Water, ed. 2007, v.

Water, ed. 2007, v.

Focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding water resources.

Water, ed. 2009, v.
Water, ed. 2009, v.

Water, ed. 2009, v.

Focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding water resources.

Water, ed. 2013, v.
Water, ed. 2013, v.

Water, ed. 2013, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding water resources.

Water, ed. 2015, v.
Water, ed. 2015, v.

Water, ed. 2015, v.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding water resources.

Weight in America, ed. 2007, v.
Weight in America, ed. 2007, v.

Weight in America, ed. 2007, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on the topics of obesity and eating disorders, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topics. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources.

Weight in America, ed. 2008, v.
Weight in America, ed. 2008, v.

Weight in America, ed. 2008, v.

Provides information from academic and governmental sources on every aspect of overweight, obesity, and eating disorders, including their prevalence in the United States, their consequences, public opinion about them, and methods of combating them.

Weight in America, ed. 2010, v.
Weight in America, ed. 2010, v.

Weight in America, ed. 2010, v.

Provides information from academic and governmental sources on every aspect of overweight, obesity, and eating disorders, including their prevalence in the United States, their consequences, public opinion about them, and methods of combating them.

Weight in America, ed. 2012, v.
Weight in America, ed. 2012, v.

Weight in America, ed. 2012, v.

Provides information from academic and governmental sources on every aspect of overweight, obesity, and eating disorders, including their prevalence in the United States, their consequences, public opinion about them, and methods of combating them.

Weight in America, ed. 2014, v.
Weight in America, ed. 2014, v.

Weight in America, ed. 2014, v.

Provides information from academic and governmental sources on every aspect of overweight, obesity, and eating disorders, including their prevalence in the United States, their consequences, public opinion about them, and methods of combating them.

Women in America, ed. 2014, v.
Women in America, ed. 2014, v.

Women in America, ed. 2014, v.

Explores the lives of women in American society. Includes information on women's demographic trends, educational achievements, employment, financial status, parental responsibilities, political roles, victimization, and health issues.

Women in American Society, ed. 2006, v.
Women in American Society, ed. 2006, v.

Women in American Society, ed. 2006, v.

Discusses the state of women in the United States, including stereotypes and discrimination, jobs and the workplace, income and poverty, child and elder care, education, health, crime by and against women, and the special problems facing female minorities.

Women in American Society, ed. 2008, v.
Women in American Society, ed. 2008, v.

Women in American Society, ed. 2008, v.

Explores the lives of women in American society. Includes information on women's demographic trends, educational achievements, employment, financial status, parental responsibilities, political roles, victimization, and health issues.

Women in American Society, ed. 2010, v.
Women in American Society, ed. 2010, v.

Women in American Society, ed. 2010, v.

Explores the lives of women in American society. Includes information on women's demographic trends, educational achievements, employment, financial status, parental responsibilities, political roles, victimization, and health issues.

World Poverty, ed. 2006, v.
World Poverty, ed. 2006, v.

World Poverty, ed. 2006, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on the topic of world poverty, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources.

World Poverty, ed. 2008, v.
World Poverty, ed. 2008, v.

World Poverty, ed. 2008, v.

Examines the forms that poverty takes around the world, its many causes, the serious negative consequences that it has for individuals and societies, and the effort to eliminate it.

World Poverty, ed. 2010, v.
World Poverty, ed. 2010, v.

World Poverty, ed. 2010, v.

Examines the forms that poverty takes around the world, its many causes, the serious negative consequences that it has for individuals and societies, and the effort to eliminate it.

World Poverty, ed. 2012, v.
World Poverty, ed. 2012, v.

World Poverty, ed. 2012, v.

Examines the forms that poverty takes around the world, its many causes, the serious negative consequences that it has for individuals and societies, and the effort to eliminate it.

World Poverty, ed. 2014, v.
World Poverty, ed. 2014, v.

World Poverty, ed. 2014, v.

Examines the forms that poverty takes around the world, its many causes, the serious negative consequences that it has for individuals and societies, and the effort to eliminate it.

Medicine

AIDS/HIV, ed. 2006, v.
AIDS/HIV, ed. 2006, v.

AIDS/HIV, ed. 2006, v.

Provides a comprehensive summary of research on AIDS/HIV, including statistics, historical background, relevant laws and court cases, and descriptions of major events related to the subject.

AIDS/HIV, ed. 2010, v.
AIDS/HIV, ed. 2010, v.

AIDS/HIV, ed. 2010, v.

Includes information on the nature of AIDS/HIV and the AIDS epidemic; symptoms and transmittal; patterns and trends in AIDS/HIV surveillance; populations at risk; children, adolescents, and AIDS/HIV; AIDS/HIV cost and treatment; people living with AIDS/HIV; testing, prevention, and education; HIV and AIDS worldwide; and knowledge, awareness, behavior, and opinion of those affected by AIDS/HIV.

General Reference

Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary, ed. 44, v.
Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary, ed. 44, v.

Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary, ed. 44, v.

Provides definitions of a wide variety of acronyms, initialisms, abbreviations and similar contractions, translating them into their full names or meanings. Terms from subject areas such as associations, education, the Internet, medicine and others are included.

Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary, ed. 47, v.
Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary, ed. 47, v.

Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary, ed. 47, v.

Provides definitions of a wide variety of acronyms, initialisms, abbreviations and similar contractions, translating them into their full names or meanings. Terms from subject areas such as associations, education, the Internet, medicine and others are included.

Multicultural Studies

African American Almanac, ed. 10, v.
African American Almanac, ed. 10, v.

African American Almanac, ed. 10, v.

Provides a range of historical and current information on African American history, society and culture. Includes coverage of such topics as: Africa and the Black diaspora; film and television; landmarks; national organizations; population; religion; science and technology; and sports.

The African American Almanac, ed. 9, v.
The African American Almanac, ed. 9, v.

The African American Almanac, ed. 9, v.

Provides historical and current information on African American history, society, and culture in 28 topical chapters. Includes a chronology, a chapter of important primary documents, directories of organizations and businesses, a bibliography of recently-published works, annotated lists of crucial court cases, a filmography, hundreds of brief biographies, and more than 650 photographs, illustrations, maps, and statistical charts within the text.

Law

Capital Punishment: Cruel and Unusual?, ed. , v.
Capital Punishment: Cruel and Unusual?, ed. , v.

Capital Punishment: Cruel and Unusual?, ed. , v.

Describes the death penalty in the United States, including coverage of laws and court rulings under many circumstances. Compiles pertinent data on current and historical executions, death row inmates, and public opinion. Includes complete source citations as well as listings of names, addresses, and telephone and fax numbers for relevant organizations.

Gun Control, ed. 2015, v.
Gun Control, ed. 2015, v.

Gun Control, ed. 2015, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on gun control, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources related to the subject.

National Security, ed. 2007, v.
National Security, ed. 2007, v.

National Security, ed. 2007, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on U. S. national security, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources.

National Security, ed. 2015, v.
National Security, ed. 2015, v.

National Security, ed. 2015, v.

A compilation of current and historical statistics with analysis on U. S. national security, including a comprehensive summary of up-to-date research on the topic. Data are compiled from reports generated by branches of the U.S. government, information collected by major independent polling organizations and authoritative associations, and from professional journals, newspapers, pamphlets, and other reliable sources.

Education

Education, ed. 2006, v.
Education, ed. 2006, v.

Education, ed. 2006, v.

Provides the latest information and statistics of education in the United States. Covers: primary, elementary, and secondary schools; public vs. private schooling; national education goals; student testing and achievement; dropout rates; 'at risk' students; home schooling; school choice; vouchers; teacher supply & demand; public opinions about education; violence and drug use in schools; special education; education of gifted children, and more.

Environment

Energy, ed. 2009, v.
Energy, ed. 2009, v.

Energy, ed. 2009, v.

Presents the latest information on U.S. energy consumption and production, compared with years past. Controversial issues such as the U.S. dependence on foreign oil, the possibility of exhausting fossil fuel supplies, and the harm done to the environment by mining, drilling, and pollution are explored.

Environment: A Revolution in Attitudes, ed. 2006, v.
Environment: A Revolution in Attitudes, ed. 2006, v.

Environment: A Revolution in Attitudes, ed. 2006, v.

Describes the state of the environment, especially in the United States, and examines human effects on the environment such as water pollution, hazardous waste, global warming, acid rain, etc.

The Environment, ed. 2010, v.
The Environment, ed. 2010, v.

The Environment, ed. 2010, v.

Examines the steps that have been taken to protect Earth's natural environment and the controversies that surround them.

Business

International Directory of Company Histories, ed. , v. 146
International Directory of Company Histories, ed. , v. 146

International Directory of Company Histories, ed. , v. 146

Provides histories of companies that are a leading influence in a particular industry or geographic location. For students, job candidates, business executives, historians and investors.

Nation and World

National Security, ed. 2009, v.
National Security, ed. 2009, v.

National Security, ed. 2009, v.

Covers formation of the Department of Homeland Security, increased security measures at airports, the enactment of the Patriot Act of 2001, and the invasions of Afghanistan and Iraq. Provides the history of national security in the United States; descriptions of the various conventional and nonproliferation treaties and regimes; and information on countries of concern to the United States.

Literature

Scribner Writers Online Series, ed. , v.
Scribner Writers Online Series, ed. , v.

Scribner Writers Online Series, ed. , v.

Bio-critical essays on the lives and works of more than 1,400 important authors from around the world. Entries include concise essays, citations, and biographical information that places the author's work in personal and historical context.