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Opposing Viewpoints Series - Teens at Risk (hardcover edition) (Opposing Viewpoints Series)

by Laura K. Egendorf

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Published by Greenhaven Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Personal, health & social education (PHSE),
  • Teenagers with social disabili,
  • Psychology,
  • Social Problems (General) (Young Adult),
  • United States,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Teenage pregnancy,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12),
  • Public Policy - Social Services & Welfare,
  • General,
  • Teenagers with social disabilities,
  • Social Issues - General,
  • Juvenile delinquency,
  • Problem youth

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLaura K. Egendorf (Editor), Jennifer A. Hurley (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages190
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8663725M
    ISBN 10156510949X
    ISBN 109781565109490
    OCLC/WorldCa39123592

    Teens at Risk. Ref HV T Television. Ref PN T and staff may access articles remotely from the Opposing Viewpoints Series with an activated Montgomery College Library card by clicking Information Plus, and Library in a Book) may be seen and printed by clicking our “Handouts” link, also on our homepage. Christine Watkins is a published author and an editor of young adult books. Some of the published credits of Christine Watkins include Teens at Risk (Opposing Viewpoints), Should Juveniles Be Tried As Adults? (At Issue Series), Date Rape (At Issue Series).

    Teens at Risk CURRENT CONTROVERSIES SERIES The Abortion Controversy Gay Rights Opposing Viewpoints ® Teenage Sexuality Teenage Sexuality Teen Sexuality Frontmatter 3/1/04 AM Page 3. As series editors of the Opposing Viewpoints Series, it is our hope that these books will give readers a deeper under-File Size: KB. Teens at Risk CURRENT CONTROVERSIES SERIES Alcoholism Capital Punishment The Disabled Mental Health OPPOSING VIEWPOINTS ® Mental Illness Frontmatter 3/1/04 AM Page 3. Cover photo: PhotoDisc, Inc. As series editors of the Opposing Viewpoints Series, it is our hope that these books will give readers a deeper under-File Size: KB.

    Over 19 million Americans use illegal drugs, costing the nation billions of dollars every year and leading to untold suffering. In this anthology authors debate various issues related to drug abuse, including the causes of abuse and addiction, drug legalization, and the effectiveness of the war on drugs, drug testing, and drug treatment and education programs. Opposing viewpoints series Author: Presents opposing viewpoints on issues related to cultural diversity, American education, cultural values, and the decay of American culture. More Info. Teens at risk: opposing viewpoints Author: Ojeda, Auriana, Choose a Format.


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"Long-standing series about controversial contemporary issues continue(s) to turn out exceptional titles. Greenhaven's Opposing Viewpoints presents multiple perspectives on hot topics such as abortion, the death penalty, and censorship through excerpts from primary materials ranging from speeches to cartoons.".Format: Hardcover.

"This series is invaluable for preparing students for debates, classes, or research assignments. Opposing Viewpoints books help prepare high school students for critical thinking and make them aware of issues that affect society today.

Recommended." -- The Book Report (March-April ) (Book Report )Format: Paperback. Opposing Viewpoints Series - Teens at Risk (paperback edition) Hardcover – September 1, by Laura K.

Egendorf (Editor), Jennifer A. Hurley (Editor) Format: Hardcover. Whether on an advanced high school level, college level, or professional educator level, this book in the Opposing Viewpoints Series presents both scientific research reviews, reviews based on general public statistics, opinions based on research, and opinions based on experience and observation/5(2).

Why Consider Opposing Viewpoints. 11 Introduction 14 Chapter 1: What Factors Put Teens at Risk. Chapter Preface 18 1. Risk Taking Is a Positive Function of the Teenage Brain 20 David Dobbs 2. Teen Food Options Promote Obesity and Poor Health 30 Eric A.

Finkelstein and Laurie Zuckerman 3. Cyber Junkie: Escape the Gaming and Internet Trap 37 Kevin Roberts 4. Teens at risk: opposing viewpoints. From Booklist: "Each volume in the Opposing Viewpoints Series could serve as a model-not only providing access to a wide diversity of opinions, but also stimulating readers to do further research for group discussion and individual interest.

Contributions in this collection present opposing viewpoints about factors that put teens at risk; illustrate how society can deal with teenage crime and violence; show how to prevent teen pregnancy; and present the roles of the media and government in teen substance abuse.

The following essays are presented: (1)Author: Laura K. Egendorf, Jennifer A. Hurley. Works can belong to more than one series. In some cases, as with Chronicles of Narnia, disagreements about order necessitate the creation of more than one series. Tip: If the series has an order, add a number or other descriptor in parenthesis after the series title (eg., "Chronicles of Prydain (book 1)").

Why Consider Opposing Viewpoints. 11 Introduction 14 Chapter 1: Why Do Teens Run Away. Chapter Preface 19 1. Teens Run Away to Gain Control of Their Lives 21 Ruby J.

Martinez 2. Street Teens Are Not in Control of Their Own Lives 35 Noam Schimmel 3. Teens Run Away for Many Reasons 50 Julie Mehta 4. Gay and Transgender Teens Are at Increased Risk.

Get this from a library. Teens at risk: opposing viewpoints. [Laura K Egendorf; Jennifer A Hurley;] -- "This collection of articles presents differing viewpoints about the causes, possible prevention, and remedies for such problems as teenage crime, pregnancy, and drug use.".

Teens at risk: opposing viewpoints / Auriana Ojeda, book editor. Format Book Published San Diego, CA: Greenhaven Press, c Description p.: ill. ; 22 cm. Other contributors Ojeda, Auriana, Uniform series Opposing viewpoints series (Unnumbered) Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents. Includes bibliographical references (pages ) and index A variety of factors put teens at risk / Gene Stephens -- Teens are not at risk / Mike Males -- A violent society puts teens at risk / Peggy O'Mara -- Peer pressure puts teens at risk / Kathiann Kowalski -- Gay teens are at risk / Paula Schleis and Kim Hone-McMahan -- Abstinence-only sex education reduces teen sexual activity Pages: A part of the Gale In Context suite, Opposing Viewpoints offers an enhanced user experience with familiar navigation and a modern design to help users successfully orient across Gale products.

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[Auriana Ojeda;] -- Authors discuss homelessness, teen sex and pregnancy, crime, drug and alcohol abuse, and other factors that put young people at risk and present potential solutions to teens' problems.

Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. Some features of WorldCat will not be available. Teens at Risk: Opposing Viewpoints. In this anthology, authors discuss the various factors that put teens at risk, including teen sex and pregnancy, juvenile crime and violence, and drug and alcohol use.

Authors also debate ways to prevent teens from becoming at risk. Teens at risk: opposing viewpoints / Laura K. Egendorf, book editor, Jennifer A. Hurley, book editor. — (Opposing viewpoints series) Includes bibliographical references and index.

The item Teens at risk: opposing viewpoints, Auriana Ojeda, book editor represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in DC Public Library System. Opposing Viewpoints is a series of books on current issues which seeks to explore the varying opinions in a balanced pros/cons debate.

The series attempts to encourage critical thinking and issue awareness by providing opposing views on contentious issues. The online versions are handled by Cengage Gale. All about Teens at Risk: Opposing Viewpoints by Christine Watkins.

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