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Global Issues Set, 26-Volumes

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  • Imprint: Facts On File
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Published:03/01/2012
  • Status: In Stock
  • ISBN: 0816084998 • 13-Digit ISBN: 978-0-8160-8499-9
  • List Price: $1,170.00 • Discount Price: $1,053.00
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Adoption and Surrogate Pregnancy
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America's Role in the World
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Biodiversity
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Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering
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Censorship
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Energy Supply and Renewable Resources
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Food Security
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Freshwater Supply
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Fundamentalism
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Genocide and International Justice
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Global Warming
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Globalization and Free Trade, Second Edition
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Human Rights
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Human Trafficking
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Immigration and Migration
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Militarization of Space
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Natural Disasters
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Natural Resources and Sustainable Development
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Nuclear Nonproliferation
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Pandemics and Global Health
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Religion and the State
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Terrorism and Global Security
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The Muslim World
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Weapons of Mass Destruction
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Women's Rights, Second Edition
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World Poverty
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Summary

Bringing an international perspective to some of the key challenges facing the world today, the Global Issues series acts as a first-stop resource for these hot-button issues. A foreword written by an expert in the field complements each volume and highlights the global significance of each of these topics in the 21st century. Each volume contains three sections, beginning with an introduction that clearly defines the issue by outlining the global challenges involved and providing a brief history of the subject. Detailed case studies of the United States and several other countries or regions explore how the issue uniquely impacts each society, as well as what strategies each has pursued in response.

The second section draws together significant U.S. and international primary source documents—including excerpts from newspaper articles, speeches, relevant treaties and other legal documents, and scientific reports. The third section gathers useful research tools—such as brief biographies of key international players, facts and figures, an annotated bibliography, and a list of relevant international organizations and agencies. Additional features include a chronology, a glossary, and an index. This series is a vital resource for students wanting to learn more about important issues from a global perspective, as well as the history that has led up to their present state.

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