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25 Events That Shaped Asian American History, ed. , v.
25 Events That Shaped Asian American History, ed. , v.

25 Events That Shaped Asian American History, ed. , v.

This book describes 25 pivotal events in Asian American history, celebrates Asian Americans' contributions to U.S. history, and examines the ways their experiences have shaped American culture. It offers a unique look at the Asian American experience, from the California Gold Rush in the mid-nineteenth century to the 2017 travel ban, and highlights events with national and international significance, such as the Central Pacific Railroad Construction, Korean War, and 9/11.

ADA and Your Rights at School and Work, ed. , v.
ADA and Your Rights at School and Work, ed. , v.

ADA and Your Rights at School and Work, ed. , v.

Young people with disabilities often face challenges as they prepare for middle school, high school, and the workplace. This volume reassures youth with disabilities that they aren't alone and helps them understand, and use, their rights under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Includes detailed yet accessible explanations of the ADA and how it applies to them, and tips to help them obtain accommodations they need as students, employees, and members of the community.

Accident and Safety Information for Teens, ed. 2, v.
Accident and Safety Information for Teens, ed. 2, v.

Accident and Safety Information for Teens, ed. 2, v.

This book provides adolescent readers with facts about what to do when accidents happen: when to call 911, what first aid steps can be taken, what to expect in the emergency department or hospital, and how to cope with the after effects of a traumatic experience.

Act Up!, ed. , v.
Act Up!, ed. , v.

Act Up!, ed. , v.

This book traces this devastating disease from its recently refuted origins in gay communities all the way to the current medical developments. Topics include the role of prejudice in delaying containment of the disease, and the role of a powerful LGBTQ+ activist movement in bringing attention to the crisis.

Adaptive Sports and the Paralympic Games, ed. , v.
Adaptive Sports and the Paralympic Games, ed. , v.

Adaptive Sports and the Paralympic Games, ed. , v.

Thanks to technological innovations and changing attitudes, people with disabilities are able to participate in a wide range of physical activity. This volume looks at more than thirty-five adaptive sports that provide modifications to allow people with disabilities to live an active lifestyle. It also explores the Paralympics, which offers disabled athletes the chance to compete with their peers from across the globe while building their confidence and self-esteem.

Adoptive Families, ed. , v.
Adoptive Families, ed. , v.

Adoptive Families, ed. , v.

This book presents an authentic look at how American families are changing, and helps teen readers understand what it's like to be part of an adoptive family.

Age Discrimination, ed. , v.
Age Discrimination, ed. , v.

Age Discrimination, ed. , v.

As the population ages, many people plan to keep working past age 65 or have no plans to retire at all. While their skills and experience are valuable assets, older workers may not get the chance to show what they can do, simply because of their age. This book examines what this discrimination entails, how it is manifested, how widespread it is, how it affects real people, and efforts to address this discrimination.

Aging Sourcebook, ed. 2, v.
Aging Sourcebook, ed. 2, v.

Aging Sourcebook, ed. 2, v.

This text provides information about the physiology of aging, impact of stress on aging, and how the brain’s health can make a difference. Also covered are aging-associated diseases and medical conditions such as cardiovascular disorders, eye disorders, instability, mental disorders, musculoskeletal disorders, neurodegenerative disorders, respiratory disorders, and more.

An Ethical Diet, ed. , v.
An Ethical Diet, ed. , v.

An Ethical Diet, ed. , v.

This book helps new vegans negotiate the pitfalls of choosing ethical food. It includes advice on reading labels and eating out with non-vegan friends, help sorting the myths from the facts, and 10 great questions to ask a nutritionist.

Anxiety and Depression Information for Teens, ed. , v.
Anxiety and Depression Information for Teens, ed. , v.

Anxiety and Depression Information for Teens, ed. , v.

This book covers the basics of the teen brain and gives insight into teen mental-health, anxiety, and depression. It explains five major types of anxiety, and other types, including generalized anxiety disorder (GAD), obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), panic disorder, posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), etc. Includes causes of anxiety disorders and depression, diagnosis and treatment options, and discusses bullying, peer pressure, and how to manage anxiety and depression.

Anxiety and Stress, ed. , v.
Anxiety and Stress, ed. , v.

Anxiety and Stress, ed. , v.

This book provides information about anxiety and stress, as well as support mechanisms and coping skills necessary to deal with them. Written in clear, accessible language, this volume is helpful to anyone managing their own issues, their support network, and those interested in learning more about the mental health field.

Are You Being Abused?, ed. , v.
Are You Being Abused?, ed. , v.

Are You Being Abused?, ed. , v.

With a compassionate approach, this book clarifies abuse and its circumstances, spells options for help, and suggests what communities can do to help end the violence.

Avoiding Bullies?, ed. , v.
Avoiding Bullies?, ed. , v.

Avoiding Bullies?, ed. , v.

This book will show how to cope with bullying, how to boost self-esteem, how to help a friend, and even how to know whether one’s own behavior constitutes bullying. Sidebars provide practical advice on every aspect of bullying, including what to do if the bully is a teacher or parent.

Beating Bullying Against Teens with Disabilities, ed. , v.
Beating Bullying Against Teens with Disabilities, ed. , v.

Beating Bullying Against Teens with Disabilities, ed. , v.

Teens with disabilities have an increased risk of being bullied and need help addressing and overcoming the unique forms of bullying they face. This resource combines information about basic protections under the ADA, ways teens with disabilities are bullied, and anti-bullying strategies. Emphasis is on safety, and letting students know where to turn to assert their rights. When they have tools to combat bullying, they feel empowered and thrive in all aspects of their lives.

Beating Bullying at Home and in Your Community, ed. , v.
Beating Bullying at Home and in Your Community, ed. , v.

Beating Bullying at Home and in Your Community, ed. , v.

This book explores the issues relating to toxic family environment, harassment in the workplace, and cyberbully to let teens know they're not alone when dealing with this mistreatment. It offers guidance to both bystanders and targets, and includes suggestions for educating families and communities that members of the LGBTQ+ community deserve the same rights and protections as other people.

Beauty around the World, ed. , v.
Beauty around the World, ed. , v.

Beauty around the World, ed. , v.

Taking the concept of beauty seriously, this encyclopedia examines how humanity has sought and continues to seek what is 'beautiful' in a variety of cultural contexts, giving readers an understanding of how to look at beauty both intellectually and critically.

Being Transgender in America, ed. , v.
Being Transgender in America, ed. , v.

Being Transgender in America, ed. , v.

This book examines how people who are transgender--who have a gender identity that doesn't match their sex assigned at birth--have experiences that are unique compared to those of the rest of the population. A glossary, a further readings list, websites, source notes, and an index are also provided.

Beyond Gender Binaries, ed. , v.
Beyond Gender Binaries, ed. , v.

Beyond Gender Binaries, ed. , v.

This book traces the history of how transgender, third gender, and other varieties of gender-nonconforming individuals have functioned in various societies, and documents how different societies' understanding of sex and gender has changed over time. It also examines how the legal rights of these individuals have evolved (or devolved).

Black Lives Matter, ed. , v.
Black Lives Matter, ed. , v.

Black Lives Matter, ed. , v.

This book provides an overview of the Black Lives Matter movement, from its emergence in response to the police-involved deaths of unarmed black people to its development as a force for racial justice in America. Includes chapters on the historical background, origin and growth, and backlash against the Black Lives Matter movement, biographical 'snapshots' of key individuals involved with the movement, primary source documents, timeline, bibliography, and subject index.

Black Power Encyclopedia, ed. , v.
Black Power Encyclopedia, ed. , v.

Black Power Encyclopedia, ed. , v.

This encyclopedia documents the Black Power Movement by its cultural representation and promotion of self-determination and self-defense and showcases the its influence on American Black communities from 1965 to the mid-1970s. It provides an understanding of Black Power's important role in the turbulence, social change, and politics of the 1960s and 1970s in America and how the concepts of the movement continue to influence contemporary Black politics, culture, and identity.

Black in America, ed. , v.
Black in America, ed. , v.

Black in America, ed. , v.

Black people have suffered through racial bias since the day, more than four hundred years ago, when the first African slaves were forced into labor on colonial Virginia farms. In recent years African Americans have been the victims of police shootings as well as racial bias found on campuses and places where they shop. This book examines what bias looks like, how widespread it is, how it affects real people, and efforts to address it.

Blowing Up, ed. , v.
Blowing Up, ed. , v.

Blowing Up, ed. , v.

This book provides students with an understanding of the important role conflict plays in our lives, the many forms conflict may take, and the ways that conflict can actually be constructive and useful as well as destructive to relationships, discussions, and groups.

Building a Budget and Savings Plan, ed. , v.
Building a Budget and Savings Plan, ed. , v.

Building a Budget and Savings Plan, ed. , v.

This book explains why a teen would want to create a budget and how they can save money, and includes relatable anecdotes. In addition, it addresses the topics of goal setting, financial contentment, and resilience. The book contains practical financial advice that will help teens build skills they will use for a lifetime.

Bullies and Trolls, ed. , v.
Bullies and Trolls, ed. , v.

Bullies and Trolls, ed. , v.

Kids keep up with each other, share images, play games, and keep up with the world online. But bullies and trolls are part of the online world. This book discusses who they target, who they are, and what to do to stop the cycle. From how to shut down a troll to what the law and school policies offer, readers find out how to silence the bullies on the other side of that black mirror.

Bullying, ed. , v.
Bullying, ed. , v.

Bullying, ed. , v.

This volume explains how bullying became a problem in schools and what can be done about it. Includes a background and history of school bullying before diving into raging controversies over causes and solutions. Contains personal essays from experts in the field and profiles of empathy-building bullying prevention organizations and additionally includes data and documents, a chronological history of bullying, and resources for further research.

Buying Your First Car, ed. , v.
Buying Your First Car, ed. , v.

Buying Your First Car, ed. , v.

A first car is a young person's ticket to independence and responsibility. This book explains how to decide what to buy, what is affordable, how much may be owed in taxes, what the insurance options are, how to negotiate the purchase price, whether they are entitled to a warranty, and how to get a loan. It discusses service contracts, fuel conservation, hybrid options, and how to maintain the vehicle. Smart cars, cycles, scooters, and other non-car options are also discussed.

Cancer Information for Teens, ed. 4, v.
Cancer Information for Teens, ed. 4, v.

Cancer Information for Teens, ed. 4, v.

This book presents updated facts about cancer causes, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment. It explains how cancer occurs in the body and describes some warning signs and gives practical advice about important topics, such as which questions to ask health care providers and how to cope with treatment side effects and changes in body image. Also covered are cancer myths, social worries at school and among friends, and cancer survivorship issues, including fertility concerns.

Cited!: Identifying Credible Information Online, ed. , v.
Cited!: Identifying Credible Information Online, ed. , v.

Cited!: Identifying Credible Information Online, ed. , v.

This book on citing internet sources will help readers determine which online sources are trustworthy and which are not, so they can produce quality research for papers now and beyond in their academic careers.

College and Career Planning, ed. , v.
College and Career Planning, ed. , v.

College and Career Planning, ed. , v.

This book gives high school students the information they need as they consider their choices after graduation. Whether they want to go to college, take a year (or more) off, or head straight into the workforce, this book offers advice, tips, and resources to help them navigate the path to their future. The book also includes advice for those who have no idea what to do after high school. Quotes from students and professionals round out this book.

Coming Out as Transgender, ed. , v.
Coming Out as Transgender, ed. , v.

Coming Out as Transgender, ed. , v.

This book is an accessible guide to coming out to family and friends, providing transgender readers with insight about what steps to take when thinking about coming out, addressing how to answer questions that friends and family might ask, the steps involved in a gender transition, and how to fight back against transgender discrimination at school and in the community. It also helps family and friends understand how to be supportive of a loved one undergoing the transition.

Confronting Ableism, ed. , v.
Confronting Ableism, ed. , v.

Confronting Ableism, ed. , v.

This book discusses what ableism looks like, how to recognize it, and how to face it. Special features include a Myths and Facts section and 10 Great Questions to Ask a Specialist.

Confronting Anti-Semitism, ed. , v.
Confronting Anti-Semitism, ed. , v.

Confronting Anti-Semitism, ed. , v.

With anti-Semitism on the rise, many are unsure how to safely respond to bigoted bullying. This guide will prepare and empower readers to break the cycle of hate and confront anti-Semitism. Includes tools and resources to recognize, safely confront, and report discrimination. Also offers a Myths and Facts section that confronts anti-Semitic stereotypes, and 10 Great Questions to Ask a School Official when reporting an incident.

Confronting Class Discrimination, ed. , v.
Confronting Class Discrimination, ed. , v.

Confronting Class Discrimination, ed. , v.

This book contains tools for dealing with the issues surrounding social class, particularly by debunking the top ten myths that perpetuate classism, and a list of questions that readers can ask a professional if they feel they have witnessed discrimination.

Confronting Discrimination Against Immigrants, ed. , v.
Confronting Discrimination Against Immigrants, ed. , v.

Confronting Discrimination Against Immigrants, ed. , v.

This book examines the discrimination immigrants face, looks at the laws pertaining to discrimination, community efforts to end discrimination, and gives readers ways to cope with discrimination in their lives. Features include an in-depth Myths and Facts section surrounding the topic and 10 Questions to Ask a Specialist.

Confronting LGBTQ+ Discrimination, ed. , v.
Confronting LGBTQ+ Discrimination, ed. , v.

Confronting LGBTQ+ Discrimination, ed. , v.

This book empowers readers to confront LGBTQ+ discrimination and offers practical guidance on navigating a world where not everyone believes that LGBTQ+ people should have the same rights as everyone else. LGBTQ+ readers will find themselves encouraged, and others will learn how to be supportive allies of their LGBTQ+ friends and classmates, both in and out of school. This resource includes a list of suggested questions for an expert and myths and facts about discrimination.

Confronting Racism, ed. , v.
Confronting Racism, ed. , v.

Confronting Racism, ed. , v.

This authoritative book teaches young people what they can do when confronted by racism, providing a history of racial discrimination and its legal and social remedies. This text prescribes safe and effective measures to counteract racism and teach people the values of fairness and equality, featuring Myths and Facts and 10 Great Questions to Ask a Specialist.

Confronting Sexism, ed. , v.
Confronting Sexism, ed. , v.

Confronting Sexism, ed. , v.

This resource will help young people recognize sexism and sexist language, learn how to respond when they find themselves on the receiving end of sexist comments, and where they can go to report sexist behaviors or to get help. This text features a list of suggested questions to ask an expert and myths and facts about discrimination.

Cool Careers Without College for People Who Love Planning and Organizing, ed. , v.
Cool Careers Without College for People Who Love Planning and Organizing, ed. , v.

Cool Careers Without College for People Who Love Planning and Organizing, ed. , v.

This book provides all the tools for a career that involves planning and organizing. Each chapter explores a specific career path, including wedding planner, life coach, administrative assistant, trade show coordinator, and professional fundraiser, providing first-person accounts from professionals in the field.

Coping When a Parent Has PTSD, ed. , v.
Coping When a Parent Has PTSD, ed. , v.

Coping When a Parent Has PTSD, ed. , v.

This book examines how PTSD affects individuals and families and empowers youth to cope with the PTSD of a parent. It explores root causes and provides tools for mitigating the sometimes-considerable stress of having a parent with PTSD, including personal and family therapy.

Coping When a Parent Has a Disability, ed. , v.
Coping When a Parent Has a Disability, ed. , v.

Coping When a Parent Has a Disability, ed. , v.

This book presents multiple aspects of disability in a mainstream culture, and how to deal with complications resulting from a parent's disability. It provides a guide for developing resilience and finding a voice. Special features include a segment on Myths and Facts, as well as an Ask the Specialist section.

Coping When a Parent Is Incarcerated, ed. , v.
Coping When a Parent Is Incarcerated, ed. , v.

Coping When a Parent Is Incarcerated, ed. , v.

This book combines objective facts with sensible guidance to navigate the subject of incarceration as it affects or has involved a parental figure. It informs both those wishing to learn more in order to help a friend or classmate, and those struggling with parents in the system. Special features include Myths and Facts and 10 Great Questions to Ask a Specialist.

Coping with Body Shaming, ed. , v.
Coping with Body Shaming, ed. , v.

Coping with Body Shaming, ed. , v.

This book provides insight into the sources of body shaming, how to confront someone who body shames, and ways to cultivate a positive body image. A Myths and Facts sidebar helps correct misconceptions about whom body shaming affects, and 10 Great Questions to Ask a Counselor shares common queries for specialists who deal with body shaming and the issues that come with it.

Coping with Breakups and Jealousy, ed. , v.
Coping with Breakups and Jealousy, ed. , v.

Coping with Breakups and Jealousy, ed. , v.

This book helps teens with the sometimes intense emotions surrounding getting together and splitting up, empowering readers to solve their problems constructively, with empathy, and to seek help from others when necessary.

Coping with Cyberbullying, ed. , v.
Coping with Cyberbullying, ed. , v.

Coping with Cyberbullying, ed. , v.

This book explores the alienation and rejection many youth experience from cyberbullying, a form of abuse that takes many forms and is often accompanied by social exclusion, physical abuse, and other perils.

Coping with Depression, ed. , v.
Coping with Depression, ed. , v.

Coping with Depression, ed. , v.

This book can help readers understand this complex illness and offers guidance for coping with their own depression as well as that of friends and family. Filled with solid facts and encouraging advice.

Coping with Gender Dysphoria, ed. , v.
Coping with Gender Dysphoria, ed. , v.

Coping with Gender Dysphoria, ed. , v.

This book discusses the challenges of living with gender dysphoria, offering young adult readers resources and strategies for coping in different contexts: at home, at school, out in public, and in seeking medical care.

Coping with Hate Crimes, ed. , v.
Coping with Hate Crimes, ed. , v.

Coping with Hate Crimes, ed. , v.

This book explores what motivates hate crimes, including those committed against people of color, immigrants, LGBTQ+ communities, women, and other marginalized groups, and puts them in the broader context of U.S. history and society. Readers will learn strategies for coping with hate crimes in their own lives and come away with a comprehensive understanding of the influence of hate crimes on various communities.

Coping with Hate and Intolerance, ed. , v.
Coping with Hate and Intolerance, ed. , v.

Coping with Hate and Intolerance, ed. , v.

This book defines hate and intolerance, explores the reasons some people express hate toward others, and gives readers a blueprint for recognizing and deflecting hate with nonviolence and kindness.

Coping with Life in Homeless Shelters, ed. , v.
Coping with Life in Homeless Shelters, ed. , v.

Coping with Life in Homeless Shelters, ed. , v.

This book details the skills that can help teens cope with living in a homeless shelter and outlines the ways and tools for moving beyond it. Included with the text is a Myths and Facts and Ask the Specialist section.

Coping with Opioid Abuse, ed. , v.
Coping with Opioid Abuse, ed. , v.

Coping with Opioid Abuse, ed. , v.

This book offers a jumping-off point for youth dealing with opioid abuse in their lives, whether it is their own addiction or coping with opioid abuse among family members or friends.

Coping with Political Disagreements among Friends and Family, ed. , v.
Coping with Political Disagreements among Friends and Family, ed. , v.

Coping with Political Disagreements among Friends and Family, ed. , v.

This book provides practical advice and sympathetic support for dealing with political disagreements between oneself and others, and also shows how to listen and potentially learn from people with whom one disagrees. Sections covering Myths and Facts and Ask the Specialist are included.

Coping with Racial Inequality, ed. , v.
Coping with Racial Inequality, ed. , v.

Coping with Racial Inequality, ed. , v.

This book provides an overview of the problem as well as a starting point for young readers mitigating the effects of racial intolerance on their own lives. It will enable them to deal with the often overwhelming stress of being an ethnic minority, whatever their background.

Coping with Sexism and Misogyny, ed. , v.
Coping with Sexism and Misogyny, ed. , v.

Coping with Sexism and Misogyny, ed. , v.

This book provides an insightful glimpse into the prevalence and negative influences of sexism and misogyny in modern culture, and offers practical, empowering, and proactive coping strategies.

Coping with Sexual Consent, ed. , v.
Coping with Sexual Consent, ed. , v.

Coping with Sexual Consent, ed. , v.

This book helps readers discover what it means to survive and heal from nonconsensual acts, how to access survivor-specific resources, and how to dispel prevalent myths. They will also be empowered to safely step in as bystanders, to help others as allies, and to speak up as advocates for sexual consent.

Coping with Sexual Harassment, ed. , v.
Coping with Sexual Harassment, ed. , v.

Coping with Sexual Harassment, ed. , v.

This book helps readers to recognize sexual harassment when they experience or see it, and discusses how victims can speak out about sexual harassment, recognize that they are not alone, and how to help themselves and others heal.

Coping with Social Media Anxiety, ed. , v.
Coping with Social Media Anxiety, ed. , v.

Coping with Social Media Anxiety, ed. , v.

This book offers a comprehensive yet accessible introduction to the concept of social media anxiety, dispels many widespread myths and replaces them with up-to-date facts, while helping readers identify whether they are experiencing social media anxiety and offering them reliable strategies for dealing with it if they are. A Myths and Facts sidebar is also included.

Coping with Stress, ed. , v.
Coping with Stress, ed. , v.

Coping with Stress, ed. , v.

This book explains to readers the physiological reactions happening in their bodies when they are stressed, and the sometimes serious health consequences. Readers will understand common stressors, the differences between negative and positive coping strategies, and when it's time to ask for professional help.

Coping with Teen Pregnancy, ed. , v.
Coping with Teen Pregnancy, ed. , v.

Coping with Teen Pregnancy, ed. , v.

This book helps eliminate the stigma associated with teen parenthood, and a Myths and Facts sidebar helps correct common misconceptions about the topic. Chapters discuss teens’ rights to sexual health services and the choices they can make if they become pregnant.

Coping with a Learning Disability, ed. , v.
Coping with a Learning Disability, ed. , v.

Coping with a Learning Disability, ed. , v.

This book introduces readers to the many labels used to describe conditions that affect attention, memory, coordination, social, and emotional skills. Readers will learn to recognize symptoms and common misconceptions, and get advice on how to cope with a learning disability. A list of valuable organizations and websites is included.

Credit Cards and Loans, ed. , v.
Credit Cards and Loans, ed. , v.

Credit Cards and Loans, ed. , v.

From buying a candy bar with a credit card to signing a mortgage on a house, at some point everyone will need to deal with credit and debt. Learning how to make smart choices now can help people save lots of money down the road. This book explains how these financial tools work and how to use them responsibly.

Critical Perspectives on Media Bias, ed. , v.
Critical Perspectives on Media Bias, ed. , v.

Critical Perspectives on Media Bias, ed. , v.

Through critical essays and input from media insiders and watchdogs, students will explore what media bias is, how it affects the news they read and watch, and what they can do to make sure that they're not swayed by media bias when they ingest news.

Critical Perspectives on Social Justice, ed. , v.
Critical Perspectives on Social Justice, ed. , v.

Critical Perspectives on Social Justice, ed. , v.

This book explores what social justice means in modern society. Readers will be challenged to look at the areas in their own lives where they see a need for social justice through essays, reports, and discussions.

Critical Perspectives on the Opioid Epidemic, ed. , v.
Critical Perspectives on the Opioid Epidemic, ed. , v.

Critical Perspectives on the Opioid Epidemic, ed. , v.

This text has primary-source evidence from doctors and thoughtful analysis from health experts and court cases, as well as personal viewpoints of people affected in their ordinary lives, helping students think critically about opioid use and abuse.

Dealing with Gender Dysphoria, ed. , v.
Dealing with Gender Dysphoria, ed. , v.

Dealing with Gender Dysphoria, ed. , v.

People with gender dysphoria experience distress and anxiety because the gender they were assigned at birth does not match their gender identity. This book explores what this disorder is like, how it affects people’s lives, and todays best treatment options.

Dealing with Self-Injury Disorder, ed. , v.
Dealing with Self-Injury Disorder, ed. , v.

Dealing with Self-Injury Disorder, ed. , v.

People with self-injury disorder are compelled to harm themselves to cope with anxiety or pain. This book explores what this disorder is like, how it affects people’s lives, and todays best treatment options.

Dealing with Suicidal Thoughts, ed. , v.
Dealing with Suicidal Thoughts, ed. , v.

Dealing with Suicidal Thoughts, ed. , v.

This book provides resources for young readers on how to manage depression and suicidal impulses, as well as how to heal from the terrible tragedy of losing someone to suicide.

Dealing with Teen Pregnancy, ed. , v.
Dealing with Teen Pregnancy, ed. , v.

Dealing with Teen Pregnancy, ed. , v.

This book presents an objective and respectful look at both how to prevent teen pregnancy and how to thrive as a teen parent. It also emphasizes making informed health decisions and demonstrates the importance of a high school and college education for teen parents.

Debt Information for Teens, ed. 3, v.
Debt Information for Teens, ed. 3, v.

Debt Information for Teens, ed. 3, v.

Provides information for teens about establishing and using credit, managing credit cards, and coping with debt-related problems.

Depression, ed. , v.
Depression, ed. , v.

Depression, ed. , v.

Teen years are often plagued by low self-esteem, stress, and anxiety. Sometimes these issues can indicate a deeper mental health problem: depression. One in five teens will struggle with depression at some point during adolescence. This guide shows how to identify depression and offers coping strategies and how/where to get support. It includes relatable examples, is accessible and nonjudgmental, and provides gentle support for one’s own mood disorder or that of a loved one.

Disabilities, Sexual Health, and Consent, ed. , v.
Disabilities, Sexual Health, and Consent, ed. , v.

Disabilities, Sexual Health, and Consent, ed. , v.

Sexual education in the U.S. is inadequate for all students, but those with disabilities are particularly affected. This text provides concise information to assist in teaching sexual education basics to disabled students, a group frequently left out of conversations about sexual health despite high rates of sexual abuse. This book offers resources and strategies to help educate them about consent and abusive behaviors so they can protect themselves and their sexual autonomy.

Disability Discrimination, ed. , v.
Disability Discrimination, ed. , v.

Disability Discrimination, ed. , v.

Disability discrimination occurs when people with physical or mental disabilities are given fewer opportunities or unfairly treated because of their disabilities. This book examines what this discrimination entails, how it is manifested, how widespread it is, how it affects real people, and efforts to address this discrimination.

Disability Experiences, ed. , v.
Disability Experiences, ed. , v.

Disability Experiences, ed. , v.

This title presents essays on narrative works written by persons with disabilities. The disabilities covered in these works are mostly physical, but psychological/psychiatric conditions, developmental/intellectual impairments, and addiction are also included. A pedagogical piece from the editor discusses various ways the contents can be used in the classroom, and a subject index is also included.

Disability Rights, Benefits, and Support Services Sourcebook, ed. , v.
Disability Rights, Benefits, and Support Services Sourcebook, ed. , v.

Disability Rights, Benefits, and Support Services Sourcebook, ed. , v.

This book provides an overview of rights and laws enacted to protect and accommodate people with disabilities and those interested in learning more about disability and the processes required to apply for these benefits, disability compensation benefits for veterans, information on how to find government and local disability programs and services.

Disability in American Life, ed. , v.
Disability in American Life, ed. , v.

Disability in American Life, ed. , v.

This collection covers all aspects of disability critical to understanding disability in the United States. Topics covered include characteristics of disability; disability concepts, models, and theories; important historical developments and milestones for people with disabilities; prominent individuals, organizations, and agencies; notable policies and services; and intersections of disability policy with other policy.

Drinking and Drugs?, ed. , v.
Drinking and Drugs?, ed. , v.

Drinking and Drugs?, ed. , v.

This book shows how to deal with addiction, how to avoid peer pressure to use alcohol and drugs, and how to get help and make healthy choices.

Drug Information for Teens, ed. 5, v.
Drug Information for Teens, ed. 5, v.

Drug Information for Teens, ed. 5, v.

Provides facts about drug use, abuse, and addiction. It describes the physical and psychological effects of alcohol, tobacco, marijuana, inhalants, ecstasy, and many other drugs and chemicals that are often abused.

E-Cigarettes and Their Dangers, ed. , v.
E-Cigarettes and Their Dangers, ed. , v.

E-Cigarettes and Their Dangers, ed. , v.

This book discusses the consequences of e-cigarette use on the body, e-cigarettes as a gateway to other drug use, and what withdrawal and treatment looks like for users.

Equality and Social Justice, ed. , v.
Equality and Social Justice, ed. , v.

Equality and Social Justice, ed. , v.

Social justice refers to the way wealth, opportunities, and resources are distributed across a society. Fairness, justice, and equality are more than philosophical ideals. Globally, individuals and organizations are committed to achieving greater equality and social justice. Stories and images explore the history of equality movements and goals for reducing inequality. Includes stories of leaders, activists, and communities who campaign for social justice around the world.

Ethical Beauty Products, ed. , v.
Ethical Beauty Products, ed. , v.

Ethical Beauty Products, ed. , v.

This book reveals how the beauty industry profits from harming animals in ways many consumers would not expect. Contains eye-opening explanations to encourage young readers to think critically about the choices they make as a consumer, and the ethical impact of something as simple as choosing a shampoo.

Ethical Entertainment, ed. , v.
Ethical Entertainment, ed. , v.

Ethical Entertainment, ed. , v.

This book offers readers insight into the history of animal entertainment from 2000 BCE through to the 21st century, outlining different philosophies on how humans should interact with animals, and giving suggestions of how to avoid animal entertainment and help prevent its continued practice.

Ethical Fashion, ed. , v.
Ethical Fashion, ed. , v.

Ethical Fashion, ed. , v.

This book explains how animal cruelty is embedded in fabric production, manufacturing, and marketing. Readers will discover how to make a personal checklist of their cruelty-free values and buy budget-friendly clothes that they can feel good about.

Ethical Pet Ownership, ed. , v.
Ethical Pet Ownership, ed. , v.

Ethical Pet Ownership, ed. , v.

This book invites readers to consider the ethics behind keeping animals as pets, and offers practical guidance and straight-forward advice on how to be as conscious as possible when it comes to adopting, feeding, training, and living with animals.

Everything You Need to Know About Anger Management, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Anger Management, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Anger Management, ed. , v.

This book provides information and guidance for managing anger, as well as strategies for dealing with anger triggers and improving communication skills.

Everything You Need to Know About Birth Control, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Birth Control, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Birth Control, ed. , v.

This book provides readers of all genders with the knowledge they need to make smart, informed choices about their bodies and their lives. Readers will also learn about the history of birth control and the politics surrounding it.

Everything You Need to Know About Bisexuality, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Bisexuality, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Bisexuality, ed. , v.

This book examines the different identities associated with bisexuality, the history of attraction to multiple genders, and the prejudice bisexual people face from both the LGBTQ+ community and society at large. Issues surrounding coming out of the closet, biphobia, bisexual representation and misrepresentation in the media, and heterosexual privilege will be addressed in a straightforward and sensitive manner.

Everything You Need to Know About Domestic Violence, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Domestic Violence, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Domestic Violence, ed. , v.

This book covers physical abuse as well as other forms of abuse that are harder to spot, such as psychological, emotional, financial, and sexual abuse. Readers will learn how to read the signs that a relationship is abusive, understand the abuser’s mindset, and learn strategies for getting free and breaking the cycle of abuse.

Everything You Need to Know About Immigrants and Refugees, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Immigrants and Refugees, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Immigrants and Refugees, ed. , v.

This book explains the role of refugees and other immigrant groups throughout history, the reasons why people immigrate or become refugees or stateless today, the conditions they face, and offers advice about how to help them.

Everything You Need to Know About Living in a Blended Family, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Living in a Blended Family, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Living in a Blended Family, ed. , v.

This book delivers the scoop on what it’s like to learn to be part of a whole new family unit. Covering a range of scenarios, it provides advice for readers who may be moving away from a beloved parent, dealing with jealousy over a new sibling, coping with custody battles, or being abused by a step-parent.

Everything You Need to Know About Mindfulness, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Mindfulness, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Mindfulness, ed. , v.

This guide helps teens understand the power of mindfulness, which is focusing the mind and living in the present. It walks them through simple, step-by-step exercises, and shows them how to use these strategies to tackle common life challenges, including tests, presentations, athletic performances, and insomnia.

Everything You Need to Know About Nonbinary Gender Identities, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Nonbinary Gender Identities, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Nonbinary Gender Identities, ed. , v.

This book explains what it means to identify as nonbinary and discusses the challenges that come with having a gender identity that is not well understood. Readers will learn the difference between gender and birth sex, and discover the many variations of gender identity that fall under the umbrella of nonbinary.

Everything You Need to Know About Sexism, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Sexism, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Sexism, ed. , v.

This book discusses the problem of sexism in education, the workplace, and the family, and provides readers with suggestions for dealing with problems created by sexism at all ages and in all areas of life.

Everything You Need to Know About Sexual Assault, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Sexual Assault, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Sexual Assault, ed. , v.

This book defines sexual assault, where it occurs, people who are affected, safety guidelines, how colleges deal with sexual assault, why it's not reported, prosecution, and recovery and healing for survivors.

Everything You Need to Know About Sexual Consent, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Sexual Consent, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Sexual Consent, ed. , v.

This title examines the issue of sexual consent and reveals campus and community efforts to educate students about it, shortcomings in addressing rape accusations, and current laws pertaining to consent. Call-outs share special tips, like what to ask a specialist and how to recognize common myths and facts. Most importantly, readers will learn how to set their own and respect each others’ boundaries and what to do if those boundaries are ignored.

Everything You Need to Know About Stress and Depression, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Stress and Depression, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Stress and Depression, ed. , v.

This book describes the universal topic of dealing with emotions for an adolescent audience. It equips modern teenagers with an understanding of the mechanics behind stress and depression and gives them advice for dealing with these issues.

Everything You Need to Know About Suicide and Self-Harm, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Suicide and Self-Harm, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Suicide and Self-Harm, ed. , v.

This guide provides self-care tips as well as advice on how to help a loved one who suffers from depression. Readers will learn to recognize self-harming tendencies, understand the connections between suicide and self-harm, and learn strategies for coping with depression.

Exploring Secondary Research Investigations Through Science Research Projects, ed. , v.
Exploring Secondary Research Investigations Through Science Research Projects, ed. , v.

Exploring Secondary Research Investigations Through Science Research Projects, ed. , v.

This book prepares students to excel in advanced coursework, and also help launch them into the world as scientifically literate, conscientious global citizens. Includes tips on how to evaluate potential bias, organize and sustain a prolonged research project, and communicate scientific findings.

Family Issues?, ed. , v.
Family Issues?, ed. , v.

Family Issues?, ed. , v.

This book helps build strong relationships with parents, siblings, and other family members through open communication and compromise. It provides advice and resources for navigating and resolving conflicts both big and small.

Female Activists, ed. , v.
Female Activists, ed. , v.

Female Activists, ed. , v.

This book introduces readers to female activists and their work and suggests way readers can help to fight against violence against women and for equal political and economic rights.

Fighting Stereotypes in Sports, ed. , v.
Fighting Stereotypes in Sports, ed. , v.

Fighting Stereotypes in Sports, ed. , v.

This book delves into common stereotypes in sports, especially the sports or positions that are typically played by a certain race. It also examines the effects when the 'norm' is disrupted. A glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index are also included.

Foster Families, ed. , v.
Foster Families, ed. , v.

Foster Families, ed. , v.

This book presents an authentic look at the phenomenon of foster families, and helps teen readers learn what it's like to live in a family with foster parents.

Foster Youth, ed. , v.
Foster Youth, ed. , v.

Foster Youth, ed. , v.

Over 400,000 US youth are in foster care, mainly due to neglect and abuse by their parents. These youth endure instability as they move from home to home, and uncertainty about their future as others make the decision as to whether they should be reunited with their families or become available for adoption. This title presents a real-world look at the lives of these vulnerable young people.

Gay-Straight Alliances, ed. , v.
Gay-Straight Alliances, ed. , v.

Gay-Straight Alliances, ed. , v.

This book provides the tools and resources to organize a Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) within the school and to become a proactive leader in a community. It also includes educational activities, tips for being a good ally to LGBTQ+ people of color, and a Myths & Facts section that debunks common assumptions about Gay-Straight Alliances.

Gender Identity, ed. , v.
Gender Identity, ed. , v.

Gender Identity, ed. , v.

This book examines societies around the world which throughout history have developed varying concepts of gender that affect the roles its citizens play in their communities, as well as the history of individuals who reject, subvert, expand, or explore the gender roles of their society. It also looks at conversations on gender identity happening today.

Gender Identity, ed. , v.
Gender Identity, ed. , v.

Gender Identity, ed. , v.

This book examines how gender involves not just biology but one's understanding of oneself, how people learn to accept themselves and find acceptance from others, the challenges of transitioning, and the fight for transgender rights.

Gender and Identity around the World, ed. , v.
Gender and Identity around the World, ed. , v.

Gender and Identity around the World, ed. , v.

This book explores a variety of gender and LGBTQ experiences and issues in countries from all the world's regions. Readers will examine how gender and LGBTQ identities are developed, fought for, perceived, and policed in countries as diverse as France, Brazil, Russia, Jordan, Iraq, and China.

Gender-Based Violence and Women's Rights, ed. , v.
Gender-Based Violence and Women's Rights, ed. , v.

Gender-Based Violence and Women's Rights, ed. , v.

This book provides information about various forms of abuse and other nuances of violence as well as invaluable resources for domestic violence information and assistance. Readers will find a concise explanation of what constitutes domestic violence, so they can better recognize it when they see or experience it.

Growing Up LGBTQ, ed. , v.
Growing Up LGBTQ, ed. , v.

Growing Up LGBTQ, ed. , v.

This book explores what life is like for adolescents in the LGBTQ community, including topics like coming out, bullying and discrimination in school, and mental health. It also examines the creation of community and found family for LGBTQ people. A glossary, a further readings list, websites, source notes, and an index are also provided.

Growing Up a Girl, ed. , v.
Growing Up a Girl, ed. , v.

Growing Up a Girl, ed. , v.

This title looks at the differences between the girl and boy experiences of growing up and the steps people can take to address sexist practices.

Hanging Out, ed. , v.
Hanging Out, ed. , v.

Hanging Out, ed. , v.

This book explores socialization and enjoying downtime with friends as an activity we regularly participate in but often take for granted. It applies theories and concepts from psychology and sociology to explain the functions, benefits, harms, and consequences of how we spend our free time. Readers will learn about the many forms of socializing, discover why socializing is so important, and understand the positive and negative effects of socializing.

Hispanic in America, ed. , v.
Hispanic in America, ed. , v.

Hispanic in America, ed. , v.

Hate crimes against Hispanics have risen sharply in recent years. These attacks are occurring at a time of heightened bias and intolerance, fueled by political rhetoric. This book examines what bias looks like, how widespread it is, how it affects real people, and efforts to address it.

Homeless Youth, ed. , v.
Homeless Youth, ed. , v.

Homeless Youth, ed. , v.

As many as 2.5 million children and teens experience homelessness each year in the United States. Whether they are with their family or on their own, homelessness is a difficult and often traumatic experience for youth. This title presents a real-world look at the lives of these vulnerable young people.

Homelessness and Street Crime, ed. , v.
Homelessness and Street Crime, ed. , v.

Homelessness and Street Crime, ed. , v.

This book examines the issue of homelessness in America from a variety of viewpoints, including criminal behavior as a byproduct of living on the street.

How to Create Digital Portfolios for Problem Solving and Innovation, ed. , v.
How to Create Digital Portfolios for Problem Solving and Innovation, ed. , v.

How to Create Digital Portfolios for Problem Solving and Innovation, ed. , v.

This book will inform readers about the benefits of digital portfolios with a focus on problem solving and innovation.

How to Create Digital Portfolios to Develop Communication Skills, ed. , v.
How to Create Digital Portfolios to Develop Communication Skills, ed. , v.

How to Create Digital Portfolios to Develop Communication Skills, ed. , v.

This book helps readers learn not only how to develop a digital portfolio but also how to use the portfolio to improve their communication skills with key audiences.

Human Rights in Focus: Refugees, ed. , v.
Human Rights in Focus: Refugees, ed. , v.

Human Rights in Focus: Refugees, ed. , v.

This book introduces readers to the plight of millions of refugees who flee their homes, desperate to escape extreme poverty and violence, in hopes of finding refuge in other countries. The extreme challenges refugees face and efforts to help them are discussed.

Human Rights in Focus: The LGBT Community, ed. , v.
Human Rights in Focus: The LGBT Community, ed. , v.

Human Rights in Focus: The LGBT Community, ed. , v.

This book discusses the legal challenges facing the LGBT community, as they seek to achieve full equality and acceptance in the United States and elsewhere.

Identifying as Transgender, ed. , v.
Identifying as Transgender, ed. , v.

Identifying as Transgender, ed. , v.

This book introduces readers to some of the many gender identities a person can have, such as trans man, trans woman, gender fluid, bigender, or two-spirit. It covers bodies beyond the gender binary as well as the differences between gender expression, gender identity, and sexuality, and addresses transphobia and cissexism and the discrimination and mistreatment that trans people face and the support that trans communities can provide.

Immigration and Migration, ed. , v.
Immigration and Migration, ed. , v.

Immigration and Migration, ed. , v.

This resource provides readers with key data to understand the roots of the issues that make contemporary migration and immigration so contentious around the globe. It explores the social, political, and cultural factors that impact, and are affected by, immigration and human migration, and includes such hot-button topics as undocumented immigration/unauthorized residents, asylum seekers, refugees, the refugee crisis in Europe, and more.

Immigration in America, ed. , v.
Immigration in America, ed. , v.

Immigration in America, ed. , v.

This book explores the complicated topic of immigration by first presenting a historical overview of immigration as well as various points-of-view and key players in the public discourse on immigration. It discusses immigration laws and border security, economic impacts of immigrants, and immigration reform from a wide variety of perspectives.

Immigration, ed. , v.
Immigration, ed. , v.

Immigration, ed. , v.

This book outlines the legal and social history of immigration to the United States and frames the immigration debate today.

Indigenous Peoples, ed. , v.
Indigenous Peoples, ed. , v.

Indigenous Peoples, ed. , v.

This title examines the lives, histories, social structures, cultures, and futures of indigenous peoples around the world, including their role in the world, their politics, and their customs and traditions. Includes well-known groups with large populations, and other lesser-known groups with few surviving members. Sections cover geography and environment; history and politics; society, culture, and tradition; access to health care and education; and threats to survival.

Islam in America, ed. , v.
Islam in America, ed. , v.

Islam in America, ed. , v.

Through an overview essay, chronology, and roughly 50 alphabetically arranged entries, this book explores the intersection of Islam, Muslims, and American national identity. Entries on history, race and ethnicity, interfaith commonalities, politics, discrimination and hate, and national identity are also included.

Jewish in America, ed. , v.
Jewish in America, ed. , v.

Jewish in America, ed. , v.

Jews have been the object of anti-Semitism for centuries. Incidents of harassment, assaults, violence, and hate crimes against Jews have become increasingly common in recent years. This book examines what bias looks like, how widespread it is, how it affects real people, and efforts to address it.

Kids and ADHD, ed. , v.
Kids and ADHD, ed. , v.

Kids and ADHD, ed. , v.

ADHD (Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder) is one of the most commonly diagnosed brain/behavior disorders in children. This book presents a realistic picture of this condition, what is known about its causes, what it’s like to live with it, and the latest on treatments and cures.

Kids and Asthma, ed. , v.
Kids and Asthma, ed. , v.

Kids and Asthma, ed. , v.

Asthma is a respiratory disease characterized by recurrent attacks of breathlessness, wheezing, and sometimes coughing. It is the most common chronic disease among children worldwide. This book presents a realistic picture of this condition, what is known about its causes, what it’s like to live with it, and the latest on treatments and cures.

Kids and Autism, ed. , v.
Kids and Autism, ed. , v.

Kids and Autism, ed. , v.

This book presents a realistic picture of autism, what is known about its causes, what it’s like to live with it, and the latest on treatments and cures.

Kids and Cancer, ed. , v.
Kids and Cancer, ed. , v.

Kids and Cancer, ed. , v.

This book presents a realistic picture of cancer, what is known about its causes, what it’s like to live with it, and the latest on treatments and cures.

Kids and Diabetes, ed. , v.
Kids and Diabetes, ed. , v.

Kids and Diabetes, ed. , v.

This book presents a realistic picture of diabetes, what is known about its causes, what it’s like to live with it, and the latest on treatments and cures.

Kids and Mental Illness, ed. , v.
Kids and Mental Illness, ed. , v.

Kids and Mental Illness, ed. , v.

This book presents a realistic picture of mental illness, including anxiety disorders, depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), and schizophrenia; what is known about their causes; what it’s like to live with them; and the latest on treatments and cures.

Kids and Obesity, ed. , v.
Kids and Obesity, ed. , v.

Kids and Obesity, ed. , v.

In 2013 the American Medical Association declared obesity a disease requiring treatment. Increasingly, it is a disease that affects children and adolescents, representing a problem that if not adequately addressed, may lead them to live shorter lives. This book presents a realistic picture of this disease, what is known about its causes, what it’s like to live with it, and the latest on treatments and cures.

LGBT Discrimination, ed. , v.
LGBT Discrimination, ed. , v.

LGBT Discrimination, ed. , v.

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people are frequently denied equal rights in America. LGBT people face discrimination as employees, students, adoptive parents, spouses, and consumers, and they have been targeted in violent hate crimes. This book examines what this discrimination entails, how it is manifested, how widespread it is, how it affects real people, and efforts to address it.

LGBT Families, ed. , v.
LGBT Families, ed. , v.

LGBT Families, ed. , v.

This book presents an authentic look at the phenomenon of LGBT families, and helps teen readers learn what it's like to live in a LGBT family.

LGBTQ Discrimination in America, ed. , v.
LGBTQ Discrimination in America, ed. , v.

LGBTQ Discrimination in America, ed. , v.

This book highlights the laws, opinions, and social norms that lead to discrimination of people in the LGBTQ community. It examines common elements of discrimination in the community, from bullying in schools to employment discrimination. A glossary, a further readings list, websites, source notes, and an index are also provided.

LGBTQ HIstory and Current Issues, ed. , v.
LGBTQ HIstory and Current Issues, ed. , v.

LGBTQ HIstory and Current Issues, ed. , v.

This book provides an overview of LGBTQ history and current issues. It includes biographies of some notable figures in LGBTQ history.

LGBTQ in America, ed. , v.
LGBTQ in America, ed. , v.

LGBTQ in America, ed. , v.

LGBTQ people have been the objects of intolerance, hatred, and discrimination for centuries. Although society has become more accepting of LGBTQ people in recent years, they still face bias in almost every aspect of their lives. This book examines what bias looks like, how widespread it is, how it affects real people, and efforts to address it.

LGBTQ+ Discrimination, ed. , v.
LGBTQ+ Discrimination, ed. , v.

LGBTQ+ Discrimination, ed. , v.

Sadly, many LGBTQ teens feel isolated and unsafe. This helpful guide is designed to give LGBTQ teenagers the support and resources they need to feel not only accepted, but also confident and empowered. Answers questions about sexuality and identity, includes relevant narrative examples and helpful resources, addresses the challenges that LGBTQ people face ,and provides insight into how to cope with discrimination, find support, and create change.

Learned Helplessness, Welfare, and the Poverty Cycle, ed. , v.
Learned Helplessness, Welfare, and the Poverty Cycle, ed. , v.

Learned Helplessness, Welfare, and the Poverty Cycle, ed. , v.

This volume looks at the issue of poverty, the various theories about why it proliferates, and a number of proposed strategies to fight it.

Living on a Budget, ed. , v.
Living on a Budget, ed. , v.

Living on a Budget, ed. , v.

Balancing spending and earnings may sound simple, but it can be a difficult process for many people. Building a responsible budget can help secure a safe financial future. This book looks at why a budget is important, discusses ways to think about income and expenses, and provides budgeting tips.

Living with ADHD, ed. , v.
Living with ADHD, ed. , v.

Living with ADHD, ed. , v.

This book examines the causes and symptoms of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), looks at the everyday realities of people with this condition, and explores the management and treatment options available today.

Living with Learning Disabilities, ed. , v.
Living with Learning Disabilities, ed. , v.

Living with Learning Disabilities, ed. , v.

This book examines the causes and symptoms of learning disabilities, looks at the everyday realities of people with this condition, and explores the management and treatment options available today.

Living with OCD, ed. , v.
Living with OCD, ed. , v.

Living with OCD, ed. , v.

This book examines the causes and symptoms of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), looks at the everyday realities of people with OCD, and explores the management and treatment options available today.

Living with PTSD, ed. , v.
Living with PTSD, ed. , v.

Living with PTSD, ed. , v.

This book examines the causes and symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), looks at the everyday realities of people with PTSD, and explores the management and treatment options available today.

Living with Panic Disorder, ed. , v.
Living with Panic Disorder, ed. , v.

Living with Panic Disorder, ed. , v.

This book examines the causes and symptoms of panic disorder, looks at the everyday realities of people with this condition, and explores the management and treatment options available today.

Living with Phobias, ed. , v.
Living with Phobias, ed. , v.

Living with Phobias, ed. , v.

This book examines the causes and symptoms of phobias, looks at the everyday realities of people with these conditions, and explores the management and treatment options available today.

Make a Fitness Plan, ed. , v.
Make a Fitness Plan, ed. , v.

Make a Fitness Plan, ed. , v.

This guidebook shows students how to set health goals, create fitness plans, and read about different gym machines and how to use them both safely and effectively. It also emphasizes the importance of nutrition as they read about different food groups, discover how to eat right on a budget, and how to portion correctly.

Making Smart Money Choices, ed. , v.
Making Smart Money Choices, ed. , v.

Making Smart Money Choices, ed. , v.

This book explores financial decision-making processes, how to wisely borrow money, how to distinguish between needs and wants, and how to avoid scams. Features include worksheets, key takeaways, a glossary, further readings, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Making a Budget, ed. , v.
Making a Budget, ed. , v.

Making a Budget, ed. , v.

Learning careful money management allows young people to pay bills, save for emergencies, meet long-term goals like home ownership, and create a better quality of life for themselves. This guide explains how to craft a budget that accounts for earnings, spending, and short-term and long-term savings goals; set up weekly expense records; make monthly budgets; use budgeting tools; set financial goals; evaluate and adjust budgets; and practice wise savings and spending habits.

Managing Bank Accounts and Investments, ed. , v.
Managing Bank Accounts and Investments, ed. , v.

Managing Bank Accounts and Investments, ed. , v.

This volume simplifies learning how to save and invest for the future. While working and earning a salary may be best-known means of increasing wealth, other types of investments are discussed as well. This guide goes through banking basics like opening an account, compounding interest, making deposits, using debit and credit cards, and how to budget. Readers also learn about planning for retirement, analyzing stocks, and a variety of investment types.

Managing Credit and Debt, ed. , v.
Managing Credit and Debt, ed. , v.

Managing Credit and Debt, ed. , v.

Millions of students lack financial literacy. This book provides real-world examples and easy-to-understand descriptions about basic money matters including savings accounts, credit cards, car loans, and college loans. It provides the tools and resources students need to spend wisely, avoid debt, and become financially literate.

Managing Debt, ed. , v.
Managing Debt, ed. , v.

Managing Debt, ed. , v.

This book discusses the differences between good and bad debt, how to build a good credit score, and how to pay down debt. Features include worksheets, key takeaways, a glossary, further readings, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Managing Finances and Shopping Online, ed. , v.
Managing Finances and Shopping Online, ed. , v.

Managing Finances and Shopping Online, ed. , v.

In this online world, it's easier than ever for young people to manage their money, stay within a budget, and invest, but also to spend that money foolishly. This volume helps teens to navigate the world of finances and shopping online with explanations about banking, credit, mobile payment services, and how to comparison shop and check product reviews. Includes step-by-step instructions, best practices, and advice on how to avoid scams and stay safe.

Managing Money, ed. , v.
Managing Money, ed. , v.

Managing Money, ed. , v.

This book provides real-world examples, relevant facts, and fully documented quotes from teens and experts for youth’s who are looking to manage their money. Money management is not a mystery, but it does take motivation and the cultivation of good habits.

Microaggressions, Safe Spaces, and Trigger Warnings, ed. , v.
Microaggressions, Safe Spaces, and Trigger Warnings, ed. , v.

Microaggressions, Safe Spaces, and Trigger Warnings, ed. , v.

This book discusses issues related to preserving and protecting one's emotional safety, and the increased demand for sensitivity in social settings, in literature and media, and on the Internet. Also discusses the opposing view, that we, as a society, are becoming too fragile and don't need figurative bulletproof vests for every occasion.

Mindfulness and Meditation, ed. , v.
Mindfulness and Meditation, ed. , v.

Mindfulness and Meditation, ed. , v.

This guide provides information for readers interested in the contemporary practice of, and research behind, mindfulness and meditation. It explores definitions of mindfulness and meditation, offers solutions for successfully incorporating them into our often-chaotic lives, and explains their many practical applications and benefits for practitioners.

Multiracial Families, ed. , v.
Multiracial Families, ed. , v.

Multiracial Families, ed. , v.

This book presents an authentic look at how American families are changing, and helps teen readers understand what it's like to be part of a multiracial family.

Music around the World, ed. , v.
Music around the World, ed. , v.

Music around the World, ed. , v.

With topics ranging from non-Western instruments to distinctive rhythms of music of various countries, this one-stop resource on global music also promotes cultural appreciation of other countries and cultural groups from around the globe and provides multidisciplinary perspectives. The volumes cover all world regions, including the Americas, Europe, Africa and the Middle East, and Asia and the Pacific, promoting a geographic understanding and appreciation of global music.

Muslim in America, ed. , v.
Muslim in America, ed. , v.

Muslim in America, ed. , v.

Approximately 3 million Muslims live in the United States. Of these, 75 percent say they face discrimination in this country. This book examines what bias looks like, how widespread it is, how it affects real people, and efforts to address it.

Netiquette, ed. , v.
Netiquette, ed. , v.

Netiquette, ed. , v.

This book provides guidelines for young computer users to follow to help them avoid giving or receiving offense and even more serious forms of online trouble.

Networking for Teens with Disabilities and Their Allies, ed. , v.
Networking for Teens with Disabilities and Their Allies, ed. , v.

Networking for Teens with Disabilities and Their Allies, ed. , v.

Having friends may help teens with disabilities overcome obstacles like stigmatization, a significant issue for them. Other topics include what it means to be an ally, how teens with disabilities can use social media to connect, and the importance of using health care providers for support. Bolstered by data from recent journal articles, this volume offers teens with disabilities the tools to expand their network and form relationships that lead to more fulfilling lives.

OCD, ed. , v.
OCD, ed. , v.

OCD, ed. , v.

This book describes the symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment of OCD (Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder).

Obesity, ed. , v.
Obesity, ed. , v.

Obesity, ed. , v.

This book examines the complex causes of obesity, as well as ways to live a healthier lifestyle. What can be done to reverse this trend?

Obesity, ed. , v.
Obesity, ed. , v.

Obesity, ed. , v.

This title examines issues related to obesity. Topics include: Does obesity pose a serious health threat? Is obesity a matter of personal responsibility? Is the food industry to blame for obesity? Can the United States reduce the problem of obesity?

PTSD and Coping with Trauma Information for Teens, ed. , v.
PTSD and Coping with Trauma Information for Teens, ed. , v.

PTSD and Coping with Trauma Information for Teens, ed. , v.

This book examines the prevalence of Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in teens, and the populations at risk of PTSD. It provides updated information about different types of trauma such as adverse experiences, childhood abuse, physical abuse, sexual abuse, emotional, and psychological abuse.

PTSD and Coping with Trauma Sourcebook, ed. , v.
PTSD and Coping with Trauma Sourcebook, ed. , v.

PTSD and Coping with Trauma Sourcebook, ed. , v.

This book provides updated information about the basics of Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), brain and mental health along with its risk factors, related problems, its impact on family, and the facts and myths of PTSD. The book also deals with the diagnosis and treatment of PTSD and elaborates how to live with PTSD.

Paying for College, ed. , v.
Paying for College, ed. , v.

Paying for College, ed. , v.

College is one of the biggest expenses people will face in their lives. Paying for it can be a major challenge. This book looks at the options people have after high school, discusses the importance of planning, and looks at how students can apply for scholarships, grants, and loans.

Planning for College, ed. , v.
Planning for College, ed. , v.

Planning for College, ed. , v.

This book provides real-world examples, relevant facts, and fully documented quotes from teens and experts for youth’s who are preparing to apply to colleges and universities, and in many cases seeking the financial aid needed to pay for these schools.

Poverty, ed. , v.
Poverty, ed. , v.

Poverty, ed. , v.

This book looks at the challenges surrounding poverty in America today, and explores the legal, political, social, and economic solutions, including food stamps, Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid, that have been proposed to remedy the problem.

Questioning Cultural Appropriation, ed. , v.
Questioning Cultural Appropriation, ed. , v.

Questioning Cultural Appropriation, ed. , v.

This book examines other cultures that we have a duty to protect. By defining that responsibility, it gives readers the tools to fulfill it. We must all learn to questions this cultural crime before it wipes out and whitewashes all of our differences away.

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

Race and Ethnicity in America, ed. , v.

This set provides an overview of the history of racial and ethnic relations in America, from pre-contact to the present. It contextualizes the experiences and contributions of minorities within American politics, society, and culture; includes all people and ethnic groups that experienced minority status; features chronological organization and a historical overview and timeline; comprises A–Z entries and primary source documents; and provides cross-disciplinary information.

Racial Discrimination, ed. , v.
Racial Discrimination, ed. , v.

Racial Discrimination, ed. , v.

This book examines what racial discrimination entails, how it is manifested, how widespread it is, how it affects real people, and efforts to address this discrimination.

Racial Profiling and Discrimination, ed. , v.
Racial Profiling and Discrimination, ed. , v.

Racial Profiling and Discrimination, ed. , v.

In recent years, awareness of and anger about racial profiling and discrimination have reached their highest levels in decades. Racial profiling and discrimination often happen in ways many people don't realize, hurting their victims and leading to further divisions. This book clearly explains the difference between racial profiling and discrimination, provides easily understandable examples of each, and gives suggestions for how teens can combat these unfair practices.

Racial and Cultural Intolerance, ed. , v.
Racial and Cultural Intolerance, ed. , v.

Racial and Cultural Intolerance, ed. , v.

This book explores how people of different races and national origins experience intolerance throughout the United States, ranging from discrimination to violence. It examines the history behind these problems, the effects of these issues on society, and ongoing efforts toward preventing racial and cultural intolerance.

Religious Discrimination, ed. , v.
Religious Discrimination, ed. , v.

Religious Discrimination, ed. , v.

Religious discrimination affects people of all different faiths, from Judaism and Christianity to Islam, whose followers are known as Muslims. Research has shown that Muslims face religious discrimination the most of any religious group, followed by Jews. This book examines what this discrimination entails, how it is manifested, how widespread it is, how it affects real people, and efforts to address this discrimination.

Reproductive Health and Women's Rights, ed. , v.
Reproductive Health and Women's Rights, ed. , v.

Reproductive Health and Women's Rights, ed. , v.

This book provides information to help women make informed, educated decisions. This text also offers an overview of the history of reproductive rights and the pro-life movement into the continuing modern-day struggle.

Returning Soldiers and PTSD, ed. , v.
Returning Soldiers and PTSD, ed. , v.

Returning Soldiers and PTSD, ed. , v.

This book explores the issue of soldiers returning from war and suffering from PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder). It addresses the high suicide rates, the quality and accessibility of health care, the nature of and stigmas associated with PTSD, the responsibility that government and society have to care for returning soldiers; and the effects of war to the individual, families, and society.

Sex Discrimination, ed. , v.
Sex Discrimination, ed. , v.

Sex Discrimination, ed. , v.

Sex discrimination (also known as gender discrimination) involves treating employees unequally and/or unfavorably because of their gender. Although men as well as women may encounter sex discrimination, it affects women far more often than men. This book examines what this discrimination entails, how it is manifested, how widespread it is, how it affects real people, and efforts to address this discrimination.

Single-Parent Families, ed. , v.
Single-Parent Families, ed. , v.

Single-Parent Families, ed. , v.

This book presents an authentic look at the phenomenon of single-parent families, and helps teen readers learn what it's like to live in a single-parent family.

Skin Health Information for Teens, ed. 4, v.
Skin Health Information for Teens, ed. 4, v.

Skin Health Information for Teens, ed. 4, v.

Provides basic consumer health information for teens about acne, infections, and other skin conditions. Includes facts about skin cancer prevention and tips for taking care of the skin, nails, and hair.

Sleep Information for Teens, ed. 2, v.
Sleep Information for Teens, ed. 2, v.

Sleep Information for Teens, ed. 2, v.

Provides facts about sleep and sleep requirements for teens. Explains the biological processes involved in sleep and discusses circadian rhythms, dreaming, sleep hygiene, and sleep disorders, including insomnia, delayed sleep phase syndrome, sleep apnea, narcolepsy, restless legs syndrome, sleep walking, and enuresis (bedwetting). Covers sleep deprivation, explaining the physical and mental consequences of inadequate sleep.

Social Roles and Stereotypes, ed. , v.
Social Roles and Stereotypes, ed. , v.

Social Roles and Stereotypes, ed. , v.

This book highlights the propaganda and stereotypes faced by girls almost as soon as they are born. Readers will learn how girls’ toys, music, and more can influence their image of women.

Standing Up to Bullying at School, ed. , v.
Standing Up to Bullying at School, ed. , v.

Standing Up to Bullying at School, ed. , v.

This book addresses the increased risk of LGBTQ+ youth being bullied at school, which can lead to serious consequences for their mental health, academic performance, and physical safety; and the increase of public awareness of the issue with schools now expected to provide a safe learning environment for students of every sexual orientation and gender identity. It provides resources and strategies for helping LGBTQ+ students overcome bullying and maintain their well-being.

Stress Information For Teens, ed. 3, v.
Stress Information For Teens, ed. 3, v.

Stress Information For Teens, ed. 3, v.

Provides basic consumer health information for teens about common causes of stress, the effects of stress on the body and mind, and coping strategies.

Stress and Anxiety, ed. , v.
Stress and Anxiety, ed. , v.

Stress and Anxiety, ed. , v.

Impressing their followers on social media, maintaining healthy friendships, and acing tests are just a few sources of stress and anxiety for teens today. About one in three teens between 13 and 18 years old will experience an anxiety disorder and about 31 percent report feeling overwhelmed due to stress. This book offers information, support, and coping techniques for teens experiencing stress and anxiety. Includes photographs and relatable stories.

Stress-Related Disorders Sourcebook, ed. 5, v.
Stress-Related Disorders Sourcebook, ed. 5, v.

Stress-Related Disorders Sourcebook, ed. 5, v.

Provides current information about the origins and types of stress, and describes physical and mental health disorders that may develop during and after stressful situations.

Surviving Bullies and Mean Teens, ed. , v.
Surviving Bullies and Mean Teens, ed. , v.

Surviving Bullies and Mean Teens, ed. , v.

This book explains how bullying happens and offers solutions for teens to get through it safely.

Surviving Gym Class, ed. , v.
Surviving Gym Class, ed. , v.

Surviving Gym Class, ed. , v.

This book provides indispensable advice to help teens arrive prepared with the right gear and the right attitude to get the most out of gym class.

Surviving Prom, ed. , v.
Surviving Prom, ed. , v.

Surviving Prom, ed. , v.

This book helps teens to navigate all of the prep and build up to attending a prom, plus the emotions that come along with it.

Surviving Your First High School Party, ed. , v.
Surviving Your First High School Party, ed. , v.

Surviving Your First High School Party, ed. , v.

This book offers practical tips on how teenagers can survive their first high school party, and their next day at school, with confidence.

Surviving a First Breakup, ed. , v.
Surviving a First Breakup, ed. , v.

Surviving a First Breakup, ed. , v.

This book explains how teens can end a relationship with their significant other with compassion and sensitivity, how to handle the emotional roller coaster of a breakup, and the different ways to heal and move forward.

Surviving a First Date, ed. , v.
Surviving a First Date, ed. , v.

Surviving a First Date, ed. , v.

This provides teens with advice on surviving a first date, from who asks to who pays to what to wear.

Teen Guide to Student Activism, ed. , v.
Teen Guide to Student Activism, ed. , v.

Teen Guide to Student Activism, ed. , v.

This book features stories about teens who are making a difference and shows other teens how they can do the same. It discusses organizing, reaching out, and student rights, and features insights from student activists about the challenges of balancing school and activism and the many lessons learned from their own activities and from earlier activists. It also includes an annotated list of Resources for Student Activists.

Teen Lives around the World, ed. , v.
Teen Lives around the World, ed. , v.

Teen Lives around the World, ed. , v.

This set looks at the lives of teenagers from 60 countries, examining a typical school day and major issues that teens face, including bullying, violence, sexuality, and social and financial pressures. Entries show how geography, history, economics, and politics shape teen life. Topics include Schooling and Education; Extracurricular Activities: Art, Music, and Sports; Family and Social Life; Religions and Cultural Rites of Passage; Rights and Legal Status; and Issues Today.

Teen Stress, ed. , v.
Teen Stress, ed. , v.

Teen Stress, ed. , v.

This book answers readers' questions about the causes and consequences of stress and how it can be prevented and managed. Life can be stressful, especially for teens, and this stress can have negative impacts on both physical and psychological health.

Teens Talk About Anxiety and Depression, ed. , v.
Teens Talk About Anxiety and Depression, ed. , v.

Teens Talk About Anxiety and Depression, ed. , v.

This book offers advice for young people dealing with their own mental health issues or those of a loved one. A compilation of true stories by young adults facing the challenges of anxiety and depression, the book features compelling first-person accounts of panic attacks, suicidal depression, and self-harm, among other topics.

Teens Talk About Body Image and Eating Disorders, ed. , v.
Teens Talk About Body Image and Eating Disorders, ed. , v.

Teens Talk About Body Image and Eating Disorders, ed. , v.

In first-person accounts, young adults discuss their efforts to overcome challenges including anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge-eating disorder.

Teens Talk About Drugs and Alcohol, ed. , v.
Teens Talk About Drugs and Alcohol, ed. , v.

Teens Talk About Drugs and Alcohol, ed. , v.

In this book, young adults offer true-life tales that detail the price of addiction. Many of these first-person accounts highlight the fallout from a loved one's substance abuse issues, such as estrangement, neglect, and abuse.

Teens Talk About Family Issues, ed. , v.
Teens Talk About Family Issues, ed. , v.

Teens Talk About Family Issues, ed. , v.

This book contains first person narratives of teens confronting issues including adoption, divorce and illness and family problems.

Teens Talk About Leadership and Activism, ed. , v.
Teens Talk About Leadership and Activism, ed. , v.

Teens Talk About Leadership and Activism, ed. , v.

This book contains first-person accounts of young adults finding their way as leaders and activists. The volume offers narratives that deal with topics including the influence a teacher has on a student, the importance of teamwork while participating in an artistic performance, and the impact that attending a rally against genocide has on a young adult

Teens Talk About Learning Disabilities and Differences, ed. , v.
Teens Talk About Learning Disabilities and Differences, ed. , v.

Teens Talk About Learning Disabilities and Differences, ed. , v.

This book contains first-person accounts of teens struggling with attention-deficit disorder, dyslexia, Asperger's, and other issues.

Teens Talk About Self-Esteem and Self-Confidence, ed. , v.
Teens Talk About Self-Esteem and Self-Confidence, ed. , v.

Teens Talk About Self-Esteem and Self-Confidence, ed. , v.

This book contains true stories of teens dealing with issues such as the stinging criticism of their peers, stage fright, and the sense of isolation one can feel even in a large group of people.

Teens Talk About Suicide, Death, and Grieving, ed. , v.
Teens Talk About Suicide, Death, and Grieving, ed. , v.

Teens Talk About Suicide, Death, and Grieving, ed. , v.

This book contains first-person narratives of young adults coping with the death of someone close to them. As these teens work through their grief, they find strength within themselves while they struggle to move on from these tragedies.

Teens and ADHD, ed. , v.
Teens and ADHD, ed. , v.

Teens and ADHD, ed. , v.

This book examines the nature of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), what causes it, what it is like to live with it, and how or whether it can be treated or cured.

Teens and Addiction, ed. , v.
Teens and Addiction, ed. , v.

Teens and Addiction, ed. , v.

An addiction to drugs or alcohol is dangerous for anyone, but the effects on teens and their developing brains can be especially severe. This book explores the causes of this health issue, how it affects teens, and ways in which teens can protect themselves and get help.

Teens and Dieting, ed. , v.
Teens and Dieting, ed. , v.

Teens and Dieting, ed. , v.

Dieting can be an effective way to lose weight, but only when it is done safely and under a doctor’s advice. Dangerous forms of dieting can be harmful to teens’ health. This book explores the causes of dangerous dieting, how it affects teens, and ways in which teens can protect themselves and get help.

Teens and Distracted Driving, ed. , v.
Teens and Distracted Driving, ed. , v.

Teens and Distracted Driving, ed. , v.

When driving a car, a moment of distraction can mean the difference between a safe trip and a tragic accident. This book explores the causes of this safety issue, how it affects teens, and ways in which teens can protect themselves and get help.

Teens and Mental Health, ed. , v.
Teens and Mental Health, ed. , v.

Teens and Mental Health, ed. , v.

Mental health issues may not have all the outward signs that physical health problems do, but they are no less serious. This book explores the causes of mental health issues, how they affect teens, and ways in which teens can protect themselves and get help.

Teens and STDs, ed. , v.
Teens and STDs, ed. , v.

Teens and STDs, ed. , v.

Many teens are hesitant to talk about sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), but it is important to discuss these health issues openly in order to treat them and improve the lives of people affected by them. This book explores the causes of this health issue, how it affects teens, and the ways in which teens can protect themselves and get help.

Teens and Social Media, ed. , v.
Teens and Social Media, ed. , v.

Teens and Social Media, ed. , v.

Social media can be a useful tool for teens, but its power and popularity can also make it hazardous. This book explores the causes of social media concerns, how these issues affect teens, and ways in which teens can protect themselves and get help.

The #MeToo Movement, ed. , v.
The #MeToo Movement, ed. , v.

The #MeToo Movement, ed. , v.

This volume provides an overview of the #MeToo Movement and its impact on American society, from Hollywood to factories, campuses, and offices across the country. It discusses late twentieth-century efforts to identify sexual harassment as a longstanding societal problem; explains how the 2016 presidential election brought new attention to this issue; introduces activists who launched it; and surveys impacts of the movement on American politics, business, and entertainment.

The Bubble of Confirmation Bias, ed. , v.
The Bubble of Confirmation Bias, ed. , v.

The Bubble of Confirmation Bias, ed. , v.

Confirmation bias is the tendency of people to interpret, remember, and specifically seek out information that confirms beliefs they already have. It's part of how the human brain works. Being aware of it and how it occurs is the best defense. The internet and social media, where it's easy to surround yourself with like-minded people, feed confirmation bias in the modern world,. This book explores how the social media bubble encourages confirmation bias, and how to combat it.

The Dangers of E-Cigarettes, ed. , v.
The Dangers of E-Cigarettes, ed. , v.

The Dangers of E-Cigarettes, ed. , v.

This book discusses the scope of the problem, effects of vaping, addiction potential, risks for youth vapers, and regulation issues.

The Dangers of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, ed. , v.
The Dangers of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, ed. , v.

The Dangers of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, ed. , v.

This book describes common sexually transmitted diseases, their symptoms, diagnosis, and treatments, how they are transmitted, and how to prevent the spread of the diseases.

The Dreamers and DACA, ed. , v.
The Dreamers and DACA, ed. , v.

The Dreamers and DACA, ed. , v.

This book explores what the DACA program is and how it has affected US society. It also examines various views on immigration and discusses the US immigration policy under President Donald Trump, encouraging readers to form their own opinions.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Mental Health, ed. 4, v.
The Gale Encyclopedia of Mental Health, ed. 4, v.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Mental Health, ed. 4, v.

Provides detailed information on mental disorders and conditions. Also features entries for prescription, alternative and over-the-counter drugs, as well as the various therapies used to treat mental disorders.

The Gender Wage Gap, ed. , v.
The Gender Wage Gap, ed. , v.

The Gender Wage Gap, ed. , v.

This book covers the history of women's wages, the differences between men's and women's wages that still exist, and today's efforts to close the gap.

The Refugee Crisis, ed. , v.
The Refugee Crisis, ed. , v.

The Refugee Crisis, ed. , v.

This book discusses the growing number of refugees across the globe. It also explores reasons behind the crisis and how the international community is responding, and it encourages readers to form their own opinions.

The SAGE International Encyclopedia of Music and Culture, ed. , v.
The SAGE International Encyclopedia of Music and Culture, ed. , v.

The SAGE International Encyclopedia of Music and Culture, ed. , v.

This reference set presents key concepts in the study of music in its cultural context and provides an introduction to the discipline of ethnomusicology, its methods, concerns, and its contributions to knowledge and understanding of the world's musical cultures, styles, and practices.

Tobacco and e-Cigarette Information for Teens, ed. 4, v.
Tobacco and e-Cigarette Information for Teens, ed. 4, v.

Tobacco and e-Cigarette Information for Teens, ed. 4, v.

This book offers updated information about the health consequences associated with smoking and other forms of tobacco use. It explains cultural influences, methods by which nicotine is consumed, and cancers and other health concerns and diseases associated with the use of tobacco. Discusses e-cigarettes and vaping, plus ways to prepare and quit smoking, tools and products to help, nicotine replacement therapy, and tips for dealing with the effects of nicotine withdrawal.

Train for Strength, ed. , v.
Train for Strength, ed. , v.

Train for Strength, ed. , v.

This guidebook presents resistance training, which increases strength and endurance while working on muscles and making them larger. It shows the three main methods of resistance training: free weights, resistance machines, and individual body weight, and students are taught how to pick the best practice for their needs and goals and are given sample exercises.

Transgender Rights, ed. , v.
Transgender Rights, ed. , v.

Transgender Rights, ed. , v.

This book explains the basic human rights of transgendered and non-binary individuals, and explains arguments for why trans Americans are a protected class, as well as for why they don't need special treatment. Discusses workplace discrimination, marriage equality, and adoption, as they relate to transgender identities.

Transgender, ed. , v.
Transgender, ed. , v.

Transgender, ed. , v.

This book is a crucial resource for readers who are investigating trans issues, includes writings from some of the most recognized names in trans writing, history, and activism in the world, and approaches its subject from a deeply historical background, acknowledging the intersection of identities throughout time. Resources for further study, including profiles, data and documents, and a chronology of transgender history are also provided.

Traveler’s Health and Safety Information for Teens, ed. , v.
Traveler’s Health and Safety Information for Teens, ed. , v.

Traveler’s Health and Safety Information for Teens, ed. , v.

This book provides basic health and safety information for teen travelers, different types of traveling, modes of travel, accommodation facilities, documentation and preparation required for traveling, along with the safety measures to be taken during travel and at the travel destinations.

True Stories of Teen Homelessness, ed. , v.
True Stories of Teen Homelessness, ed. , v.

True Stories of Teen Homelessness, ed. , v.

This book shares the stories of teens who are homeless and live on the streets or in shelters, with or without their families. Readers are presented with relatable facts about a vulnerable population. They will learn what can be done to address homelessness, and how to remedy the long-lasting consequences of the epidemic.

True Stories of Teen Prisoners, ed. , v.
True Stories of Teen Prisoners, ed. , v.

True Stories of Teen Prisoners, ed. , v.

The book includes information about teens incarcerated around the globe, including those who are economic prisoners forced to work to pay off familial debts. This volume also sheds light on what life is like for teens after their sentence has been served.

True Stories of Teen Refugees, ed. , v.
True Stories of Teen Refugees, ed. , v.

True Stories of Teen Refugees, ed. , v.

This book sheds light on what it's like to be a young refugee, including what day-to-day life looks like as a displaced teen in places like Greece, Jordan, Darfur, and more. Case studies detail the specific circumstances that lead to displacement today, presenting a comprehensive, relatable, and empathetic look at one of the modern world's most pressing problems.

True Stories of Teen Soldiers, ed. , v.
True Stories of Teen Soldiers, ed. , v.

True Stories of Teen Soldiers, ed. , v.

This book spans the globe, looking at the experiences of young soldiers to contextualize their role in world events, relate the circumstances of their daily lives, and help readers understand how teen soldiers' lives are similar to other teens' in ways both big and small.

Tweeting with a Purpose, ed. , v.
Tweeting with a Purpose, ed. , v.

Tweeting with a Purpose, ed. , v.

Twitter is used in many different spheres. This book introduces readers to how they can tweet purposefully to promote their personal brands, network for jobs and gigs, or leverage the platform for political change, education, or worthy causes. This book offers young people ways to amplify their voices and build community, while staying focused and safe.

Understanding Addiction, ed. , v.
Understanding Addiction, ed. , v.

Understanding Addiction, ed. , v.

This book addresses the personal and social impacts of drug addiction, including causes, prevention, treatment and rehabilitation, and personal struggles.

Understanding Consent, ed. , v.
Understanding Consent, ed. , v.

Understanding Consent, ed. , v.

This book teaches readers exactly what consent means and how they can set clear boundaries, not only in their love lives, but in everyday life. Full-color photographs, sidebars, a bibliography, further information section, and a glossary are also provided.

Understanding Family and Personal Relationships, ed. , v.
Understanding Family and Personal Relationships, ed. , v.

Understanding Family and Personal Relationships, ed. , v.

In this book, readers learn that people need relationships—not only to be happy, but also to be physically and psychologically healthy. In order to thrive, human beings must have a foundation of secure, loving relationships.

Understanding Feminism, ed. , v.
Understanding Feminism, ed. , v.

Understanding Feminism, ed. , v.

This book teaches young readers what it means to be a feminist, why it's so important, and the steps they can take to join the movement and make their voices heard. Full-color photographs, sidebars, a bibliography, further information section, and a glossary are also provided.

Understanding Gender, ed. , v.
Understanding Gender, ed. , v.

Understanding Gender, ed. , v.

This book introduces young readers to gender concepts and inspiring and impassioned accounts from LGBTQ+ activists. Full-color photographs, sidebars, a bibliography, further information section, and a glossary are also provided.

Understanding Humanism, ed. , v.
Understanding Humanism, ed. , v.

Understanding Humanism, ed. , v.

This book introduces young readers to secular humanism, or the philosophy that humans are independent and in control of their own lives without a higher power. Full-color photographs, sidebars, a bibliography, further information section, and a glossary are also provided.

Understanding Immigration, ed. , v.
Understanding Immigration, ed. , v.

Understanding Immigration, ed. , v.

In this book, young readers will learn about migrants and refugees and some of the reasons for leaving home behind. Full-color photographs, sidebars, a bibliography, further information section, and a glossary are also provided.

Understanding Money Goals and Budgeting, ed. , v.
Understanding Money Goals and Budgeting, ed. , v.

Understanding Money Goals and Budgeting, ed. , v.

This book presents clear explanations of financial goal setting and budgeting and provides practical tips that emphasize prioritizing necessities and keeping track of what is spent in order to live within a budget. It covers giving to charity and finding ways to use money for good.

Understanding Motivation, ed. , v.
Understanding Motivation, ed. , v.

Understanding Motivation, ed. , v.

In this book, readers learn about motivation or why people do the things they do. Today it is widely accepted that motivation involves a mix of biological, social, emotional, and cognitive factors.

Understanding Personality, ed. , v.
Understanding Personality, ed. , v.

Understanding Personality, ed. , v.

In this book, readers learn about personality: the qualities, behaviors, emotions, and actions that make an individual different from other people.

Understanding Right and Wrong, ed. , v.
Understanding Right and Wrong, ed. , v.

Understanding Right and Wrong, ed. , v.

This book will assist young readers as they develop a personal value system that can direct them through life. Full-color photographs, sidebars, a bibliography, further information section, and a glossary are also provided.

Understanding Self-Image and Confidence, ed. , v.
Understanding Self-Image and Confidence, ed. , v.

Understanding Self-Image and Confidence, ed. , v.

In this book, readers learn about self-image, the mental picture that each person has of himself or herself. Psychologists explain that a person’s self-image is the product of the thinking self; it is the way each individual organizes all the facts that have been acquired over the years.

Understanding Sexual Identity and Orientation, ed. , v.
Understanding Sexual Identity and Orientation, ed. , v.

Understanding Sexual Identity and Orientation, ed. , v.

In this book, readers learn about sexual orientation and sexual identity—psychological concepts that describe people’s sexual feelings, beliefs, and self-concepts. It is important to understand the difference between sexual orientation and sexual identity which are often discussed together, and although they are closely related, they are not the same.

Understanding Violent Behavior, ed. , v.
Understanding Violent Behavior, ed. , v.

Understanding Violent Behavior, ed. , v.

In this book, readers learn that violence is one of the defining features of humanity. While some violent instincts are rooted in the fight-or-flight response, psychologists believe that humans are especially violent because of their fierce loyalty to their social groups.

Violence Against Women, ed. , v.
Violence Against Women, ed. , v.

Violence Against Women, ed. , v.

This book explores the history behind sexual harassment, sexual abuse, or domestic abuse against women, the effects of these issues on women and society, and ongoing efforts to stop sexual harassment and domestic violence.

What Are Race and Racism?, ed. , v.
What Are Race and Racism?, ed. , v.

What Are Race and Racism?, ed. , v.

This title examines the complex meanings of these concepts, what roles they play in society, and how they affect individuals in America today. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

White Privilege, ed. , v.
White Privilege, ed. , v.

White Privilege, ed. , v.

This title examines the historical forces that have disadvantaged people of color and discusses how these forces continue to influence the media, education, politics, and other areas of life today. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Women and the Family, ed. , v.
Women and the Family, ed. , v.

Women and the Family, ed. , v.

This book examines the roles of men and women at home and in the family, how they have changed over the years, and the different stereotypes and challenges women face. It explores the history behind these issues, the effects of these issues on women and society, and ongoing efforts toward gender equality.

Women in Relationships, ed. , v.
Women in Relationships, ed. , v.

Women in Relationships, ed. , v.

This book highlights important qualities to look for in any relationship and how to handle the struggle when people disagree or break up. It even discusses how to have a good and healthy relationship with yourself!

Women's Lives around the World, ed. , v.
Women's Lives around the World, ed. , v.

Women's Lives around the World, ed. , v.

This encyclopedia examines the lives of women around the world, with coverage that includes the education of girls and teens; the key roles women play in their families, careers, religions, and cultures; how issues for women intersect with colonialism, transnationalism, feminism, and established norms of power and control.

Women's Rights at Work, ed. , v.
Women's Rights at Work, ed. , v.

Women's Rights at Work, ed. , v.

This book highlights some of the challenges women face in the workforce, such as lower pay, fewer promotions, and sexual harassment. Readers will also learn about the steps taken throughout history for and by working women.

Working with Your School to Create a Safe Environment, ed. , v.
Working with Your School to Create a Safe Environment, ed. , v.

Working with Your School to Create a Safe Environment, ed. , v.

This book offers students in grades seven to twelve practical ideas for working with teachers, parents, administrators, and other students to make their schools safe and welcoming for LGBTQ+ students. It covers forming Gay-Straight Alliances or similar clubs to organizing Pride days and working to support LGBTQ+-friendly policies and legislation through steps they can take to prevent bullying and make their schools safe and welcoming for everyone.

Worldmark Encyclopedia of Cultures and Daily Life, ed. 3, v.
Worldmark Encyclopedia of Cultures and Daily Life, ed. 3, v.

Worldmark Encyclopedia of Cultures and Daily Life, ed. 3, v.

Covers cultural groups in Asia, Europe, the Americas and Africa. Each volume is organized by continent, covering history, politics, customs, religion, education, human rights issues, teen life, and more.

Zits and Hormones?, ed. , v.
Zits and Hormones?, ed. , v.

Zits and Hormones?, ed. , v.

This book explains how hormones cause various changes in the body for both boys and girls, and provides advice on how to cope with them. Topics include how to handle persistent pimples, the most effective shaving methods, and how to deal with stress at home and at school. Medical and technical terms are defined, and health is emphasized throughout.

History

25 Events That Shaped Asian American History, ed. , v.
25 Events That Shaped Asian American History, ed. , v.

25 Events That Shaped Asian American History, ed. , v.

This book describes 25 pivotal events in Asian American history, celebrates Asian Americans' contributions to U.S. history, and examines the ways their experiences have shaped American culture. It offers a unique look at the Asian American experience, from the California Gold Rush in the mid-nineteenth century to the 2017 travel ban, and highlights events with national and international significance, such as the Central Pacific Railroad Construction, Korean War, and 9/11.

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

Race and Ethnicity in America, ed. , v.

This set provides an overview of the history of racial and ethnic relations in America, from pre-contact to the present. It contextualizes the experiences and contributions of minorities within American politics, society, and culture; includes all people and ethnic groups that experienced minority status; features chronological organization and a historical overview and timeline; comprises A–Z entries and primary source documents; and provides cross-disciplinary information.

Social Science

ADA and Your Rights at School and Work, ed. , v.
ADA and Your Rights at School and Work, ed. , v.

ADA and Your Rights at School and Work, ed. , v.

Young people with disabilities often face challenges as they prepare for middle school, high school, and the workplace. This volume reassures youth with disabilities that they aren't alone and helps them understand, and use, their rights under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Includes detailed yet accessible explanations of the ADA and how it applies to them, and tips to help them obtain accommodations they need as students, employees, and members of the community.

Act Up!, ed. , v.
Act Up!, ed. , v.

Act Up!, ed. , v.

This book traces this devastating disease from its recently refuted origins in gay communities all the way to the current medical developments. Topics include the role of prejudice in delaying containment of the disease, and the role of a powerful LGBTQ+ activist movement in bringing attention to the crisis.

Adaptive Sports and the Paralympic Games, ed. , v.
Adaptive Sports and the Paralympic Games, ed. , v.

Adaptive Sports and the Paralympic Games, ed. , v.

Thanks to technological innovations and changing attitudes, people with disabilities are able to participate in a wide range of physical activity. This volume looks at more than thirty-five adaptive sports that provide modifications to allow people with disabilities to live an active lifestyle. It also explores the Paralympics, which offers disabled athletes the chance to compete with their peers from across the globe while building their confidence and self-esteem.

Adoptive Families, ed. , v.
Adoptive Families, ed. , v.

Adoptive Families, ed. , v.

This book presents an authentic look at how American families are changing, and helps teen readers understand what it's like to be part of an adoptive family.

Age Discrimination, ed. , v.
Age Discrimination, ed. , v.

Age Discrimination, ed. , v.

As the population ages, many people plan to keep working past age 65 or have no plans to retire at all. While their skills and experience are valuable assets, older workers may not get the chance to show what they can do, simply because of their age. This book examines what this discrimination entails, how it is manifested, how widespread it is, how it affects real people, and efforts to address this discrimination.

Are You Being Abused?, ed. , v.
Are You Being Abused?, ed. , v.

Are You Being Abused?, ed. , v.

With a compassionate approach, this book clarifies abuse and its circumstances, spells options for help, and suggests what communities can do to help end the violence.

Avoiding Bullies?, ed. , v.
Avoiding Bullies?, ed. , v.

Avoiding Bullies?, ed. , v.

This book will show how to cope with bullying, how to boost self-esteem, how to help a friend, and even how to know whether one’s own behavior constitutes bullying. Sidebars provide practical advice on every aspect of bullying, including what to do if the bully is a teacher or parent.

Beating Bullying Against Teens with Disabilities, ed. , v.
Beating Bullying Against Teens with Disabilities, ed. , v.

Beating Bullying Against Teens with Disabilities, ed. , v.

Teens with disabilities have an increased risk of being bullied and need help addressing and overcoming the unique forms of bullying they face. This resource combines information about basic protections under the ADA, ways teens with disabilities are bullied, and anti-bullying strategies. Emphasis is on safety, and letting students know where to turn to assert their rights. When they have tools to combat bullying, they feel empowered and thrive in all aspects of their lives.

Beating Bullying at Home and in Your Community, ed. , v.
Beating Bullying at Home and in Your Community, ed. , v.

Beating Bullying at Home and in Your Community, ed. , v.

This book explores the issues relating to toxic family environment, harassment in the workplace, and cyberbully to let teens know they're not alone when dealing with this mistreatment. It offers guidance to both bystanders and targets, and includes suggestions for educating families and communities that members of the LGBTQ+ community deserve the same rights and protections as other people.

Beauty around the World, ed. , v.
Beauty around the World, ed. , v.

Beauty around the World, ed. , v.

Taking the concept of beauty seriously, this encyclopedia examines how humanity has sought and continues to seek what is 'beautiful' in a variety of cultural contexts, giving readers an understanding of how to look at beauty both intellectually and critically.

Being Transgender in America, ed. , v.
Being Transgender in America, ed. , v.

Being Transgender in America, ed. , v.

This book examines how people who are transgender--who have a gender identity that doesn't match their sex assigned at birth--have experiences that are unique compared to those of the rest of the population. A glossary, a further readings list, websites, source notes, and an index are also provided.

Beyond Gender Binaries, ed. , v.
Beyond Gender Binaries, ed. , v.

Beyond Gender Binaries, ed. , v.

This book traces the history of how transgender, third gender, and other varieties of gender-nonconforming individuals have functioned in various societies, and documents how different societies' understanding of sex and gender has changed over time. It also examines how the legal rights of these individuals have evolved (or devolved).

Black Lives Matter, ed. , v.
Black Lives Matter, ed. , v.

Black Lives Matter, ed. , v.

This book provides an overview of the Black Lives Matter movement, from its emergence in response to the police-involved deaths of unarmed black people to its development as a force for racial justice in America. Includes chapters on the historical background, origin and growth, and backlash against the Black Lives Matter movement, biographical 'snapshots' of key individuals involved with the movement, primary source documents, timeline, bibliography, and subject index.

Black in America, ed. , v.
Black in America, ed. , v.

Black in America, ed. , v.

Black people have suffered through racial bias since the day, more than four hundred years ago, when the first African slaves were forced into labor on colonial Virginia farms. In recent years African Americans have been the victims of police shootings as well as racial bias found on campuses and places where they shop. This book examines what bias looks like, how widespread it is, how it affects real people, and efforts to address it.

Blowing Up, ed. , v.
Blowing Up, ed. , v.

Blowing Up, ed. , v.

This book provides students with an understanding of the important role conflict plays in our lives, the many forms conflict may take, and the ways that conflict can actually be constructive and useful as well as destructive to relationships, discussions, and groups.

Bullies and Trolls, ed. , v.
Bullies and Trolls, ed. , v.

Bullies and Trolls, ed. , v.

Kids keep up with each other, share images, play games, and keep up with the world online. But bullies and trolls are part of the online world. This book discusses who they target, who they are, and what to do to stop the cycle. From how to shut down a troll to what the law and school policies offer, readers find out how to silence the bullies on the other side of that black mirror.

Bullying, ed. , v.
Bullying, ed. , v.

Bullying, ed. , v.

This volume explains how bullying became a problem in schools and what can be done about it. Includes a background and history of school bullying before diving into raging controversies over causes and solutions. Contains personal essays from experts in the field and profiles of empathy-building bullying prevention organizations and additionally includes data and documents, a chronological history of bullying, and resources for further research.

Coming Out as Transgender, ed. , v.
Coming Out as Transgender, ed. , v.

Coming Out as Transgender, ed. , v.

This book is an accessible guide to coming out to family and friends, providing transgender readers with insight about what steps to take when thinking about coming out, addressing how to answer questions that friends and family might ask, the steps involved in a gender transition, and how to fight back against transgender discrimination at school and in the community. It also helps family and friends understand how to be supportive of a loved one undergoing the transition.

Confronting Ableism, ed. , v.
Confronting Ableism, ed. , v.

Confronting Ableism, ed. , v.

This book discusses what ableism looks like, how to recognize it, and how to face it. Special features include a Myths and Facts section and 10 Great Questions to Ask a Specialist.

Confronting Anti-Semitism, ed. , v.
Confronting Anti-Semitism, ed. , v.

Confronting Anti-Semitism, ed. , v.

With anti-Semitism on the rise, many are unsure how to safely respond to bigoted bullying. This guide will prepare and empower readers to break the cycle of hate and confront anti-Semitism. Includes tools and resources to recognize, safely confront, and report discrimination. Also offers a Myths and Facts section that confronts anti-Semitic stereotypes, and 10 Great Questions to Ask a School Official when reporting an incident.

Confronting Class Discrimination, ed. , v.
Confronting Class Discrimination, ed. , v.

Confronting Class Discrimination, ed. , v.

This book contains tools for dealing with the issues surrounding social class, particularly by debunking the top ten myths that perpetuate classism, and a list of questions that readers can ask a professional if they feel they have witnessed discrimination.

Confronting Discrimination Against Immigrants, ed. , v.
Confronting Discrimination Against Immigrants, ed. , v.

Confronting Discrimination Against Immigrants, ed. , v.

This book examines the discrimination immigrants face, looks at the laws pertaining to discrimination, community efforts to end discrimination, and gives readers ways to cope with discrimination in their lives. Features include an in-depth Myths and Facts section surrounding the topic and 10 Questions to Ask a Specialist.

Confronting LGBTQ+ Discrimination, ed. , v.
Confronting LGBTQ+ Discrimination, ed. , v.

Confronting LGBTQ+ Discrimination, ed. , v.

This book empowers readers to confront LGBTQ+ discrimination and offers practical guidance on navigating a world where not everyone believes that LGBTQ+ people should have the same rights as everyone else. LGBTQ+ readers will find themselves encouraged, and others will learn how to be supportive allies of their LGBTQ+ friends and classmates, both in and out of school. This resource includes a list of suggested questions for an expert and myths and facts about discrimination.

Confronting Racism, ed. , v.
Confronting Racism, ed. , v.

Confronting Racism, ed. , v.

This authoritative book teaches young people what they can do when confronted by racism, providing a history of racial discrimination and its legal and social remedies. This text prescribes safe and effective measures to counteract racism and teach people the values of fairness and equality, featuring Myths and Facts and 10 Great Questions to Ask a Specialist.

Confronting Sexism, ed. , v.
Confronting Sexism, ed. , v.

Confronting Sexism, ed. , v.

This resource will help young people recognize sexism and sexist language, learn how to respond when they find themselves on the receiving end of sexist comments, and where they can go to report sexist behaviors or to get help. This text features a list of suggested questions to ask an expert and myths and facts about discrimination.

Coping When a Parent Has PTSD, ed. , v.
Coping When a Parent Has PTSD, ed. , v.

Coping When a Parent Has PTSD, ed. , v.

This book examines how PTSD affects individuals and families and empowers youth to cope with the PTSD of a parent. It explores root causes and provides tools for mitigating the sometimes-considerable stress of having a parent with PTSD, including personal and family therapy.

Coping When a Parent Has a Disability, ed. , v.
Coping When a Parent Has a Disability, ed. , v.

Coping When a Parent Has a Disability, ed. , v.

This book presents multiple aspects of disability in a mainstream culture, and how to deal with complications resulting from a parent's disability. It provides a guide for developing resilience and finding a voice. Special features include a segment on Myths and Facts, as well as an Ask the Specialist section.

Coping When a Parent Is Incarcerated, ed. , v.
Coping When a Parent Is Incarcerated, ed. , v.

Coping When a Parent Is Incarcerated, ed. , v.

This book combines objective facts with sensible guidance to navigate the subject of incarceration as it affects or has involved a parental figure. It informs both those wishing to learn more in order to help a friend or classmate, and those struggling with parents in the system. Special features include Myths and Facts and 10 Great Questions to Ask a Specialist.

Coping with Body Shaming, ed. , v.
Coping with Body Shaming, ed. , v.

Coping with Body Shaming, ed. , v.

This book provides insight into the sources of body shaming, how to confront someone who body shames, and ways to cultivate a positive body image. A Myths and Facts sidebar helps correct misconceptions about whom body shaming affects, and 10 Great Questions to Ask a Counselor shares common queries for specialists who deal with body shaming and the issues that come with it.

Coping with Breakups and Jealousy, ed. , v.
Coping with Breakups and Jealousy, ed. , v.

Coping with Breakups and Jealousy, ed. , v.

This book helps teens with the sometimes intense emotions surrounding getting together and splitting up, empowering readers to solve their problems constructively, with empathy, and to seek help from others when necessary.

Coping with Cyberbullying, ed. , v.
Coping with Cyberbullying, ed. , v.

Coping with Cyberbullying, ed. , v.

This book explores the alienation and rejection many youth experience from cyberbullying, a form of abuse that takes many forms and is often accompanied by social exclusion, physical abuse, and other perils.

Coping with Depression, ed. , v.
Coping with Depression, ed. , v.

Coping with Depression, ed. , v.

This book can help readers understand this complex illness and offers guidance for coping with their own depression as well as that of friends and family. Filled with solid facts and encouraging advice.

Coping with Gender Dysphoria, ed. , v.
Coping with Gender Dysphoria, ed. , v.

Coping with Gender Dysphoria, ed. , v.

This book discusses the challenges of living with gender dysphoria, offering young adult readers resources and strategies for coping in different contexts: at home, at school, out in public, and in seeking medical care.

Coping with Hate Crimes, ed. , v.
Coping with Hate Crimes, ed. , v.

Coping with Hate Crimes, ed. , v.

This book explores what motivates hate crimes, including those committed against people of color, immigrants, LGBTQ+ communities, women, and other marginalized groups, and puts them in the broader context of U.S. history and society. Readers will learn strategies for coping with hate crimes in their own lives and come away with a comprehensive understanding of the influence of hate crimes on various communities.

Coping with Hate and Intolerance, ed. , v.
Coping with Hate and Intolerance, ed. , v.

Coping with Hate and Intolerance, ed. , v.

This book defines hate and intolerance, explores the reasons some people express hate toward others, and gives readers a blueprint for recognizing and deflecting hate with nonviolence and kindness.

Coping with Life in Homeless Shelters, ed. , v.
Coping with Life in Homeless Shelters, ed. , v.

Coping with Life in Homeless Shelters, ed. , v.

This book details the skills that can help teens cope with living in a homeless shelter and outlines the ways and tools for moving beyond it. Included with the text is a Myths and Facts and Ask the Specialist section.

Coping with Opioid Abuse, ed. , v.
Coping with Opioid Abuse, ed. , v.

Coping with Opioid Abuse, ed. , v.

This book offers a jumping-off point for youth dealing with opioid abuse in their lives, whether it is their own addiction or coping with opioid abuse among family members or friends.

Coping with Political Disagreements among Friends and Family, ed. , v.
Coping with Political Disagreements among Friends and Family, ed. , v.

Coping with Political Disagreements among Friends and Family, ed. , v.

This book provides practical advice and sympathetic support for dealing with political disagreements between oneself and others, and also shows how to listen and potentially learn from people with whom one disagrees. Sections covering Myths and Facts and Ask the Specialist are included.

Coping with Racial Inequality, ed. , v.
Coping with Racial Inequality, ed. , v.

Coping with Racial Inequality, ed. , v.

This book provides an overview of the problem as well as a starting point for young readers mitigating the effects of racial intolerance on their own lives. It will enable them to deal with the often overwhelming stress of being an ethnic minority, whatever their background.

Coping with Sexism and Misogyny, ed. , v.
Coping with Sexism and Misogyny, ed. , v.

Coping with Sexism and Misogyny, ed. , v.

This book provides an insightful glimpse into the prevalence and negative influences of sexism and misogyny in modern culture, and offers practical, empowering, and proactive coping strategies.

Coping with Sexual Consent, ed. , v.
Coping with Sexual Consent, ed. , v.

Coping with Sexual Consent, ed. , v.

This book helps readers discover what it means to survive and heal from nonconsensual acts, how to access survivor-specific resources, and how to dispel prevalent myths. They will also be empowered to safely step in as bystanders, to help others as allies, and to speak up as advocates for sexual consent.

Coping with Sexual Harassment, ed. , v.
Coping with Sexual Harassment, ed. , v.

Coping with Sexual Harassment, ed. , v.

This book helps readers to recognize sexual harassment when they experience or see it, and discusses how victims can speak out about sexual harassment, recognize that they are not alone, and how to help themselves and others heal.

Coping with Social Media Anxiety, ed. , v.
Coping with Social Media Anxiety, ed. , v.

Coping with Social Media Anxiety, ed. , v.

This book offers a comprehensive yet accessible introduction to the concept of social media anxiety, dispels many widespread myths and replaces them with up-to-date facts, while helping readers identify whether they are experiencing social media anxiety and offering them reliable strategies for dealing with it if they are. A Myths and Facts sidebar is also included.

Coping with Stress, ed. , v.
Coping with Stress, ed. , v.

Coping with Stress, ed. , v.

This book explains to readers the physiological reactions happening in their bodies when they are stressed, and the sometimes serious health consequences. Readers will understand common stressors, the differences between negative and positive coping strategies, and when it's time to ask for professional help.

Coping with Teen Pregnancy, ed. , v.
Coping with Teen Pregnancy, ed. , v.

Coping with Teen Pregnancy, ed. , v.

This book helps eliminate the stigma associated with teen parenthood, and a Myths and Facts sidebar helps correct common misconceptions about the topic. Chapters discuss teens’ rights to sexual health services and the choices they can make if they become pregnant.

Coping with a Learning Disability, ed. , v.
Coping with a Learning Disability, ed. , v.

Coping with a Learning Disability, ed. , v.

This book introduces readers to the many labels used to describe conditions that affect attention, memory, coordination, social, and emotional skills. Readers will learn to recognize symptoms and common misconceptions, and get advice on how to cope with a learning disability. A list of valuable organizations and websites is included.

Critical Perspectives on Media Bias, ed. , v.
Critical Perspectives on Media Bias, ed. , v.

Critical Perspectives on Media Bias, ed. , v.

Through critical essays and input from media insiders and watchdogs, students will explore what media bias is, how it affects the news they read and watch, and what they can do to make sure that they're not swayed by media bias when they ingest news.

Critical Perspectives on Social Justice, ed. , v.
Critical Perspectives on Social Justice, ed. , v.

Critical Perspectives on Social Justice, ed. , v.

This book explores what social justice means in modern society. Readers will be challenged to look at the areas in their own lives where they see a need for social justice through essays, reports, and discussions.

Critical Perspectives on the Opioid Epidemic, ed. , v.
Critical Perspectives on the Opioid Epidemic, ed. , v.

Critical Perspectives on the Opioid Epidemic, ed. , v.

This text has primary-source evidence from doctors and thoughtful analysis from health experts and court cases, as well as personal viewpoints of people affected in their ordinary lives, helping students think critically about opioid use and abuse.

Dealing with Gender Dysphoria, ed. , v.
Dealing with Gender Dysphoria, ed. , v.

Dealing with Gender Dysphoria, ed. , v.

People with gender dysphoria experience distress and anxiety because the gender they were assigned at birth does not match their gender identity. This book explores what this disorder is like, how it affects people’s lives, and todays best treatment options.

Dealing with Self-Injury Disorder, ed. , v.
Dealing with Self-Injury Disorder, ed. , v.

Dealing with Self-Injury Disorder, ed. , v.

People with self-injury disorder are compelled to harm themselves to cope with anxiety or pain. This book explores what this disorder is like, how it affects people’s lives, and todays best treatment options.

Dealing with Suicidal Thoughts, ed. , v.
Dealing with Suicidal Thoughts, ed. , v.

Dealing with Suicidal Thoughts, ed. , v.

This book provides resources for young readers on how to manage depression and suicidal impulses, as well as how to heal from the terrible tragedy of losing someone to suicide.

Dealing with Teen Pregnancy, ed. , v.
Dealing with Teen Pregnancy, ed. , v.

Dealing with Teen Pregnancy, ed. , v.

This book presents an objective and respectful look at both how to prevent teen pregnancy and how to thrive as a teen parent. It also emphasizes making informed health decisions and demonstrates the importance of a high school and college education for teen parents.

Depression, ed. , v.
Depression, ed. , v.

Depression, ed. , v.

Teen years are often plagued by low self-esteem, stress, and anxiety. Sometimes these issues can indicate a deeper mental health problem: depression. One in five teens will struggle with depression at some point during adolescence. This guide shows how to identify depression and offers coping strategies and how/where to get support. It includes relatable examples, is accessible and nonjudgmental, and provides gentle support for one’s own mood disorder or that of a loved one.

Disabilities, Sexual Health, and Consent, ed. , v.
Disabilities, Sexual Health, and Consent, ed. , v.

Disabilities, Sexual Health, and Consent, ed. , v.

Sexual education in the U.S. is inadequate for all students, but those with disabilities are particularly affected. This text provides concise information to assist in teaching sexual education basics to disabled students, a group frequently left out of conversations about sexual health despite high rates of sexual abuse. This book offers resources and strategies to help educate them about consent and abusive behaviors so they can protect themselves and their sexual autonomy.

Disability Discrimination, ed. , v.
Disability Discrimination, ed. , v.

Disability Discrimination, ed. , v.

Disability discrimination occurs when people with physical or mental disabilities are given fewer opportunities or unfairly treated because of their disabilities. This book examines what this discrimination entails, how it is manifested, how widespread it is, how it affects real people, and efforts to address this discrimination.

Disability Experiences, ed. , v.
Disability Experiences, ed. , v.

Disability Experiences, ed. , v.

This title presents essays on narrative works written by persons with disabilities. The disabilities covered in these works are mostly physical, but psychological/psychiatric conditions, developmental/intellectual impairments, and addiction are also included. A pedagogical piece from the editor discusses various ways the contents can be used in the classroom, and a subject index is also included.

Drinking and Drugs?, ed. , v.
Drinking and Drugs?, ed. , v.

Drinking and Drugs?, ed. , v.

This book shows how to deal with addiction, how to avoid peer pressure to use alcohol and drugs, and how to get help and make healthy choices.

Everything You Need to Know About Anger Management, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Anger Management, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Anger Management, ed. , v.

This book provides information and guidance for managing anger, as well as strategies for dealing with anger triggers and improving communication skills.

Everything You Need to Know About Birth Control, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Birth Control, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Birth Control, ed. , v.

This book provides readers of all genders with the knowledge they need to make smart, informed choices about their bodies and their lives. Readers will also learn about the history of birth control and the politics surrounding it.

Everything You Need to Know About Bisexuality, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Bisexuality, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Bisexuality, ed. , v.

This book examines the different identities associated with bisexuality, the history of attraction to multiple genders, and the prejudice bisexual people face from both the LGBTQ+ community and society at large. Issues surrounding coming out of the closet, biphobia, bisexual representation and misrepresentation in the media, and heterosexual privilege will be addressed in a straightforward and sensitive manner.

Everything You Need to Know About Domestic Violence, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Domestic Violence, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Domestic Violence, ed. , v.

This book covers physical abuse as well as other forms of abuse that are harder to spot, such as psychological, emotional, financial, and sexual abuse. Readers will learn how to read the signs that a relationship is abusive, understand the abuser’s mindset, and learn strategies for getting free and breaking the cycle of abuse.

Everything You Need to Know About Immigrants and Refugees, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Immigrants and Refugees, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Immigrants and Refugees, ed. , v.

This book explains the role of refugees and other immigrant groups throughout history, the reasons why people immigrate or become refugees or stateless today, the conditions they face, and offers advice about how to help them.

Everything You Need to Know About Living in a Blended Family, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Living in a Blended Family, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Living in a Blended Family, ed. , v.

This book delivers the scoop on what it’s like to learn to be part of a whole new family unit. Covering a range of scenarios, it provides advice for readers who may be moving away from a beloved parent, dealing with jealousy over a new sibling, coping with custody battles, or being abused by a step-parent.

Everything You Need to Know About Mindfulness, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Mindfulness, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Mindfulness, ed. , v.

This guide helps teens understand the power of mindfulness, which is focusing the mind and living in the present. It walks them through simple, step-by-step exercises, and shows them how to use these strategies to tackle common life challenges, including tests, presentations, athletic performances, and insomnia.

Everything You Need to Know About Nonbinary Gender Identities, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Nonbinary Gender Identities, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Nonbinary Gender Identities, ed. , v.

This book explains what it means to identify as nonbinary and discusses the challenges that come with having a gender identity that is not well understood. Readers will learn the difference between gender and birth sex, and discover the many variations of gender identity that fall under the umbrella of nonbinary.

Everything You Need to Know About Sexism, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Sexism, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Sexism, ed. , v.

This book discusses the problem of sexism in education, the workplace, and the family, and provides readers with suggestions for dealing with problems created by sexism at all ages and in all areas of life.

Everything You Need to Know About Sexual Assault, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Sexual Assault, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Sexual Assault, ed. , v.

This book defines sexual assault, where it occurs, people who are affected, safety guidelines, how colleges deal with sexual assault, why it's not reported, prosecution, and recovery and healing for survivors.

Everything You Need to Know About Sexual Consent, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Sexual Consent, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Sexual Consent, ed. , v.

This title examines the issue of sexual consent and reveals campus and community efforts to educate students about it, shortcomings in addressing rape accusations, and current laws pertaining to consent. Call-outs share special tips, like what to ask a specialist and how to recognize common myths and facts. Most importantly, readers will learn how to set their own and respect each others’ boundaries and what to do if those boundaries are ignored.

Everything You Need to Know About Stress and Depression, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Stress and Depression, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Stress and Depression, ed. , v.

This book describes the universal topic of dealing with emotions for an adolescent audience. It equips modern teenagers with an understanding of the mechanics behind stress and depression and gives them advice for dealing with these issues.

Everything You Need to Know About Suicide and Self-Harm, ed. , v.
Everything You Need to Know About Suicide and Self-Harm, ed. , v.

Everything You Need to Know About Suicide and Self-Harm, ed. , v.

This guide provides self-care tips as well as advice on how to help a loved one who suffers from depression. Readers will learn to recognize self-harming tendencies, understand the connections between suicide and self-harm, and learn strategies for coping with depression.

Family Issues?, ed. , v.
Family Issues?, ed. , v.

Family Issues?, ed. , v.

This book helps build strong relationships with parents, siblings, and other family members through open communication and compromise. It provides advice and resources for navigating and resolving conflicts both big and small.

Female Activists, ed. , v.
Female Activists, ed. , v.

Female Activists, ed. , v.

This book introduces readers to female activists and their work and suggests way readers can help to fight against violence against women and for equal political and economic rights.

Fighting Stereotypes in Sports, ed. , v.
Fighting Stereotypes in Sports, ed. , v.

Fighting Stereotypes in Sports, ed. , v.

This book delves into common stereotypes in sports, especially the sports or positions that are typically played by a certain race. It also examines the effects when the 'norm' is disrupted. A glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index are also included.

Foster Families, ed. , v.
Foster Families, ed. , v.

Foster Families, ed. , v.

This book presents an authentic look at the phenomenon of foster families, and helps teen readers learn what it's like to live in a family with foster parents.

Foster Youth, ed. , v.
Foster Youth, ed. , v.

Foster Youth, ed. , v.

Over 400,000 US youth are in foster care, mainly due to neglect and abuse by their parents. These youth endure instability as they move from home to home, and uncertainty about their future as others make the decision as to whether they should be reunited with their families or become available for adoption. This title presents a real-world look at the lives of these vulnerable young people.

Gay-Straight Alliances, ed. , v.
Gay-Straight Alliances, ed. , v.

Gay-Straight Alliances, ed. , v.

This book provides the tools and resources to organize a Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) within the school and to become a proactive leader in a community. It also includes educational activities, tips for being a good ally to LGBTQ+ people of color, and a Myths & Facts section that debunks common assumptions about Gay-Straight Alliances.

Gender Identity, ed. , v.
Gender Identity, ed. , v.

Gender Identity, ed. , v.

This book examines societies around the world which throughout history have developed varying concepts of gender that affect the roles its citizens play in their communities, as well as the history of individuals who reject, subvert, expand, or explore the gender roles of their society. It also looks at conversations on gender identity happening today.

Gender Identity, ed. , v.
Gender Identity, ed. , v.

Gender Identity, ed. , v.

This book examines how gender involves not just biology but one's understanding of oneself, how people learn to accept themselves and find acceptance from others, the challenges of transitioning, and the fight for transgender rights.

Gender and Identity around the World, ed. , v.
Gender and Identity around the World, ed. , v.

Gender and Identity around the World, ed. , v.

This book explores a variety of gender and LGBTQ experiences and issues in countries from all the world's regions. Readers will examine how gender and LGBTQ identities are developed, fought for, perceived, and policed in countries as diverse as France, Brazil, Russia, Jordan, Iraq, and China.

Gender-Based Violence and Women's Rights, ed. , v.
Gender-Based Violence and Women's Rights, ed. , v.

Gender-Based Violence and Women's Rights, ed. , v.

This book provides information about various forms of abuse and other nuances of violence as well as invaluable resources for domestic violence information and assistance. Readers will find a concise explanation of what constitutes domestic violence, so they can better recognize it when they see or experience it.

Growing Up LGBTQ, ed. , v.
Growing Up LGBTQ, ed. , v.

Growing Up LGBTQ, ed. , v.

This book explores what life is like for adolescents in the LGBTQ community, including topics like coming out, bullying and discrimination in school, and mental health. It also examines the creation of community and found family for LGBTQ people. A glossary, a further readings list, websites, source notes, and an index are also provided.

Growing Up a Girl, ed. , v.
Growing Up a Girl, ed. , v.

Growing Up a Girl, ed. , v.

This title looks at the differences between the girl and boy experiences of growing up and the steps people can take to address sexist practices.

Hanging Out, ed. , v.
Hanging Out, ed. , v.

Hanging Out, ed. , v.

This book explores socialization and enjoying downtime with friends as an activity we regularly participate in but often take for granted. It applies theories and concepts from psychology and sociology to explain the functions, benefits, harms, and consequences of how we spend our free time. Readers will learn about the many forms of socializing, discover why socializing is so important, and understand the positive and negative effects of socializing.

Hispanic in America, ed. , v.
Hispanic in America, ed. , v.

Hispanic in America, ed. , v.

Hate crimes against Hispanics have risen sharply in recent years. These attacks are occurring at a time of heightened bias and intolerance, fueled by political rhetoric. This book examines what bias looks like, how widespread it is, how it affects real people, and efforts to address it.

Homeless Youth, ed. , v.
Homeless Youth, ed. , v.

Homeless Youth, ed. , v.

As many as 2.5 million children and teens experience homelessness each year in the United States. Whether they are with their family or on their own, homelessness is a difficult and often traumatic experience for youth. This title presents a real-world look at the lives of these vulnerable young people.

Homelessness and Street Crime, ed. , v.
Homelessness and Street Crime, ed. , v.

Homelessness and Street Crime, ed. , v.

This book examines the issue of homelessness in America from a variety of viewpoints, including criminal behavior as a byproduct of living on the street.

Human Rights in Focus: Refugees, ed. , v.
Human Rights in Focus: Refugees, ed. , v.

Human Rights in Focus: Refugees, ed. , v.

This book introduces readers to the plight of millions of refugees who flee their homes, desperate to escape extreme poverty and violence, in hopes of finding refuge in other countries. The extreme challenges refugees face and efforts to help them are discussed.

Human Rights in Focus: The LGBT Community, ed. , v.
Human Rights in Focus: The LGBT Community, ed. , v.

Human Rights in Focus: The LGBT Community, ed. , v.

This book discusses the legal challenges facing the LGBT community, as they seek to achieve full equality and acceptance in the United States and elsewhere.

Identifying as Transgender, ed. , v.
Identifying as Transgender, ed. , v.

Identifying as Transgender, ed. , v.

This book introduces readers to some of the many gender identities a person can have, such as trans man, trans woman, gender fluid, bigender, or two-spirit. It covers bodies beyond the gender binary as well as the differences between gender expression, gender identity, and sexuality, and addresses transphobia and cissexism and the discrimination and mistreatment that trans people face and the support that trans communities can provide.

Immigration and Migration, ed. , v.
Immigration and Migration, ed. , v.

Immigration and Migration, ed. , v.

This resource provides readers with key data to understand the roots of the issues that make contemporary migration and immigration so contentious around the globe. It explores the social, political, and cultural factors that impact, and are affected by, immigration and human migration, and includes such hot-button topics as undocumented immigration/unauthorized residents, asylum seekers, refugees, the refugee crisis in Europe, and more.

Immigration in America, ed. , v.
Immigration in America, ed. , v.

Immigration in America, ed. , v.

This book explores the complicated topic of immigration by first presenting a historical overview of immigration as well as various points-of-view and key players in the public discourse on immigration. It discusses immigration laws and border security, economic impacts of immigrants, and immigration reform from a wide variety of perspectives.

Immigration, ed. , v.
Immigration, ed. , v.

Immigration, ed. , v.

This book outlines the legal and social history of immigration to the United States and frames the immigration debate today.

Indigenous Peoples, ed. , v.
Indigenous Peoples, ed. , v.

Indigenous Peoples, ed. , v.

This title examines the lives, histories, social structures, cultures, and futures of indigenous peoples around the world, including their role in the world, their politics, and their customs and traditions. Includes well-known groups with large populations, and other lesser-known groups with few surviving members. Sections cover geography and environment; history and politics; society, culture, and tradition; access to health care and education; and threats to survival.

Jewish in America, ed. , v.
Jewish in America, ed. , v.

Jewish in America, ed. , v.

Jews have been the object of anti-Semitism for centuries. Incidents of harassment, assaults, violence, and hate crimes against Jews have become increasingly common in recent years. This book examines what bias looks like, how widespread it is, how it affects real people, and efforts to address it.

Kids and Mental Illness, ed. , v.
Kids and Mental Illness, ed. , v.

Kids and Mental Illness, ed. , v.

This book presents a realistic picture of mental illness, including anxiety disorders, depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), and schizophrenia; what is known about their causes; what it’s like to live with them; and the latest on treatments and cures.

LGBT Discrimination, ed. , v.
LGBT Discrimination, ed. , v.

LGBT Discrimination, ed. , v.

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people are frequently denied equal rights in America. LGBT people face discrimination as employees, students, adoptive parents, spouses, and consumers, and they have been targeted in violent hate crimes. This book examines what this discrimination entails, how it is manifested, how widespread it is, how it affects real people, and efforts to address it.

LGBT Families, ed. , v.
LGBT Families, ed. , v.

LGBT Families, ed. , v.

This book presents an authentic look at the phenomenon of LGBT families, and helps teen readers learn what it's like to live in a LGBT family.

LGBTQ Discrimination in America, ed. , v.
LGBTQ Discrimination in America, ed. , v.

LGBTQ Discrimination in America, ed. , v.

This book highlights the laws, opinions, and social norms that lead to discrimination of people in the LGBTQ community. It examines common elements of discrimination in the community, from bullying in schools to employment discrimination. A glossary, a further readings list, websites, source notes, and an index are also provided.

LGBTQ HIstory and Current Issues, ed. , v.
LGBTQ HIstory and Current Issues, ed. , v.

LGBTQ HIstory and Current Issues, ed. , v.

This book provides an overview of LGBTQ history and current issues. It includes biographies of some notable figures in LGBTQ history.

LGBTQ in America, ed. , v.
LGBTQ in America, ed. , v.

LGBTQ in America, ed. , v.

LGBTQ people have been the objects of intolerance, hatred, and discrimination for centuries. Although society has become more accepting of LGBTQ people in recent years, they still face bias in almost every aspect of their lives. This book examines what bias looks like, how widespread it is, how it affects real people, and efforts to address it.

LGBTQ+ Discrimination, ed. , v.
LGBTQ+ Discrimination, ed. , v.

LGBTQ+ Discrimination, ed. , v.

Sadly, many LGBTQ teens feel isolated and unsafe. This helpful guide is designed to give LGBTQ teenagers the support and resources they need to feel not only accepted, but also confident and empowered. Answers questions about sexuality and identity, includes relevant narrative examples and helpful resources, addresses the challenges that LGBTQ people face ,and provides insight into how to cope with discrimination, find support, and create change.

Learned Helplessness, Welfare, and the Poverty Cycle, ed. , v.
Learned Helplessness, Welfare, and the Poverty Cycle, ed. , v.

Learned Helplessness, Welfare, and the Poverty Cycle, ed. , v.

This volume looks at the issue of poverty, the various theories about why it proliferates, and a number of proposed strategies to fight it.

Living with ADHD, ed. , v.
Living with ADHD, ed. , v.

Living with ADHD, ed. , v.

This book examines the causes and symptoms of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), looks at the everyday realities of people with this condition, and explores the management and treatment options available today.

Living with Learning Disabilities, ed. , v.
Living with Learning Disabilities, ed. , v.

Living with Learning Disabilities, ed. , v.

This book examines the causes and symptoms of learning disabilities, looks at the everyday realities of people with this condition, and explores the management and treatment options available today.

Living with OCD, ed. , v.
Living with OCD, ed. , v.

Living with OCD, ed. , v.

This book examines the causes and symptoms of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), looks at the everyday realities of people with OCD, and explores the management and treatment options available today.

Living with PTSD, ed. , v.
Living with PTSD, ed. , v.

Living with PTSD, ed. , v.

This book examines the causes and symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), looks at the everyday realities of people with PTSD, and explores the management and treatment options available today.

Living with Panic Disorder, ed. , v.
Living with Panic Disorder, ed. , v.

Living with Panic Disorder, ed. , v.

This book examines the causes and symptoms of panic disorder, looks at the everyday realities of people with this condition, and explores the management and treatment options available today.

Living with Phobias, ed. , v.
Living with Phobias, ed. , v.

Living with Phobias, ed. , v.

This book examines the causes and symptoms of phobias, looks at the everyday realities of people with these conditions, and explores the management and treatment options available today.

Microaggressions, Safe Spaces, and Trigger Warnings, ed. , v.
Microaggressions, Safe Spaces, and Trigger Warnings, ed. , v.

Microaggressions, Safe Spaces, and Trigger Warnings, ed. , v.

This book discusses issues related to preserving and protecting one's emotional safety, and the increased demand for sensitivity in social settings, in literature and media, and on the Internet. Also discusses the opposing view, that we, as a society, are becoming too fragile and don't need figurative bulletproof vests for every occasion.

Multiracial Families, ed. , v.
Multiracial Families, ed. , v.

Multiracial Families, ed. , v.

This book presents an authentic look at how American families are changing, and helps teen readers understand what it's like to be part of a multiracial family.

Muslim in America, ed. , v.
Muslim in America, ed. , v.

Muslim in America, ed. , v.

Approximately 3 million Muslims live in the United States. Of these, 75 percent say they face discrimination in this country. This book examines what bias looks like, how widespread it is, how it affects real people, and efforts to address it.

Networking for Teens with Disabilities and Their Allies, ed. , v.
Networking for Teens with Disabilities and Their Allies, ed. , v.

Networking for Teens with Disabilities and Their Allies, ed. , v.

Having friends may help teens with disabilities overcome obstacles like stigmatization, a significant issue for them. Other topics include what it means to be an ally, how teens with disabilities can use social media to connect, and the importance of using health care providers for support. Bolstered by data from recent journal articles, this volume offers teens with disabilities the tools to expand their network and form relationships that lead to more fulfilling lives.

Obesity, ed. , v.
Obesity, ed. , v.

Obesity, ed. , v.

This book examines the complex causes of obesity, as well as ways to live a healthier lifestyle. What can be done to reverse this trend?

Obesity, ed. , v.
Obesity, ed. , v.

Obesity, ed. , v.

This title examines issues related to obesity. Topics include: Does obesity pose a serious health threat? Is obesity a matter of personal responsibility? Is the food industry to blame for obesity? Can the United States reduce the problem of obesity?

Poverty, ed. , v.
Poverty, ed. , v.

Poverty, ed. , v.

This book looks at the challenges surrounding poverty in America today, and explores the legal, political, social, and economic solutions, including food stamps, Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid, that have been proposed to remedy the problem.

Questioning Cultural Appropriation, ed. , v.