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Global Issues: eBook Single-Copy Set
$342.00 9781285717838

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1 copy of each title and reading level, 36 eBooks total.

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Global Issues: Energy Resources (below-level), eBook

Energy use is one of the key issues of our time. People have traditionally relied on fossil fuels, including oil, coal, and natural gas. There are growing concerns, though, about the pollution caused by these energy resources. In addition, these sources of energy are nonrenewable. That is, they can be used up. Countries around the world are explo... more

9781285463674 $9.50
Global Issues: Energy Resources (on-level), eBook

Energy use is one of the key issues of our time. People have traditionally relied on fossil fuels, including oil, coal, and natural gas. There are growing concerns, though, about the pollution caused by these energy resources. In addition, these sources of energy are nonrenewable. That is, they can be used up. Countries around the world are explorin... more

9781285463636 $9.50
Global Issues: Energy Resources (above-level), eBook

Energy use is one of the key issues of our time. People have traditionally relied on fossil fuels, including oil, coal, and natural gas. There are growing concerns, though, about the pollution caused by these energy resources. In addition, these sources of energy are nonrenewable. That is, they can be used up. Countries around the world are explo... more

9781285463650 $9.50
Global Issues: Standard of Living (below-level), eBook

Standards of living vary from country to country, and from one community to another. In general, a family in a developed country lives more comfortably than a family in a less developed country. People have more to ear, access to education, better health care, and safer homes. Standard of Living examines the factors that affect people's economi... more

9781285463704 $9.50
Global Issues: Standard of Living (on-level), eBook

Standards of living vary from country to country, and from one community to another. In general, a family in a developed country lives more comfortably than a family in a less developed country. People have more to ear, access to education, better health care, and safer homes. Standard of Living examines the factors that affect people's economic w... more

9781285463681 $9.50
Global Issues: Standard of Living (above-level), eBook

Standards of living vary from country to country, and from one community to another. In general, a family in a developed country lives more comfortably than a family in a less developed country. People have more to ear, access to education, better health care, and safer homes. Standard of Living examines the factors that affect people's economi... more

9781285463698 $9.50
Global Issues: Migration (below-level), eBook

From the beginning of human history, people have moved from one place to another. They seek better jobs and schools and leave behind unstable political conditions and limited opportunities. These factors often cause people to immigrate from less developed countries to more developed countries. The same factors also lead people to migrate within a countr... more

9781285463735 $9.50
Global Issues: Migration (on-level), eBook

From the beginning of human history, people have moved from one place to another. They seek better jobs and schools and leave behind unstable political conditions and limited opportunities. These factors often cause people to immigrate from less developed countries to more developed countries. The same factors also lead people to migrate within a country. ... more

9781285463711 $9.50
Global Issues: Migration (above-level), eBook

From the beginning of human history, people have moved from one place to another. They seek better jobs and schools and leave behind unstable political conditions and limited opportunities. These factors often cause people to immigrate from less developed countries to more developed countries. The same factors also lead people to migrate within a countr... more

9781285463728 $9.50
Global Issues: Health (below-level), eBook

Health is not just about a person's diet, fitness, and genes. Life expectancy, or how long people are likely to live, is also a reflection of the society in which people live. A society's culture, politics, economy, and access to health care all have a tremendous impact on people's health. Health examines the positive changes taking place around the world.... more

9781285463766 $9.50
Global Issues: Water Resources (below-level), eBook

Water is an essential resource for life on Earth. Considering how vital and precious water is, it is almost unbelievable that it can be used so carelessly. Sewage, toxic chemicals, fertilizers, pesticides, oil, metals, and solid trash pollute the water in lakes, streams, and oceans around the world. Water Resources explores the ways in which water... more

9781285456690 $9.50
Global Issues: Health (on-level) eBook

Health is not just about a person's diet, fitness, and genes. Life expectancy, or how long people are likely to live, is also a reflection of the society in which people live. A society's culture, politics, economy, and access to health care all have a tremendous impact on people's health. Health examines the positive changes taking place around the world. Peo... more

9781285463759 $9.50
Global Issues: Health (above-level), eBook

Health is not just about a person's diet, fitness, and genes. Life expectancy, or how long people are likely to live, is also a reflection of the society in which people live. A society's culture, politics, economy, and access to health care all have a tremendous impact on people's health. Health examines the positive changes taking place around the world.... more

9781285463742 $9.50
Global Issues: Habitat Preservation (below-level), eBook

For plants and animals, every place on Earth is a home, or habitat, which provides food, water, and shelter. Yet scientists are finding that habitats for many animals and plants around the world are shrinking. As a result, their populations are declining. The trend is a challenge of biodiversity, which is the range of living things on Earth. ... more

9781285463797 $9.50
Global Issues: Habitat Preservation (on-level), eBook

For plants and animals, every place on Earth is a home, or habitat, which provides food, water, and shelter. Yet scientists are finding that habitats for many animals and plants around the world are shrinking. As a result, their populations are declining. The trend is a challenge of biodiversity, which is the range of living things on Earth. Hab... more

9781285463773 $9.50
Global Issues: Habitat Preservation (above-level), eBook

For plants and animals, every place on Earth is a home, or habitat, which provides food, water, and shelter. Yet scientists are finding that habitats for many animals and plants around the world are shrinking. As a result, their populations are declining. The trend is a challenge of biodiversity, which is the range of living things on Earth. ... more

9781285463780 $9.50
Global Issues: Population Growth (below-level), eBook

The world's population has risen to more than 7 billion people, making issues such as food supply, energy resources, and water quality even more serious. Population Growth examines this major issue in ways that emphasize the causes and effects of population growth. In addition, it examines why some countries face the challenge of a young populat... more

9781285463827 $9.50
Global Issues: Population Growth (on-level), eBook

The world's population has risen to more than 7 billion people, making issues such as food supply, energy resources, and water quality even more serious. Population Growth examines this major issue in ways that emphasize the causes and effects of population growth. In addition, it examines why some countries face the challenge of a young population... more

9781285463810 $9.50
Global Issues: Population Growth (above-level), eBook

The world's population has risen to more than 7 billion people, making issues such as food supply, energy resources, and water quality even more serious. Population Growth examines this major issue in ways that emphasize the causes and effects of population growth. In addition, it examines why some countries face the challenge of a young populat... more

9781285463803 $9.50
Global Issues: Pollution (below-level), eBook

Pollution is a growing problem around the globe. Using chemicals, old appliances, exhaust fumes, and plastics are just a few of the things that cause pollution on our planet. Pollution examines how water, soil, and the atmosphere have become increasingly polluted and the impact that pollution has on people's health. In the face of these challenges, peop... more

9781285463896 $9.50
Global Issues: Pollution (on-level), eBook

Pollution is a growing problem around the globe. Using chemicals, old appliances, exhaust fumes, and plastics are just a few of the things that cause pollution on our planet. Pollution examines how water, soil, and the atmosphere have become increasingly polluted and the impact that pollution has on people's health. In the face of these challenges, people ... more

9781285463858 $9.50
Global Issues: Water Resources (on-level), eBook

Water is an essential resource for life on Earth. Considering how vital and precious water is, it is almost unbelievable that it can be used so carelessly. Sewage, toxic chemicals, fertilizers, pesticides, oil, metals, and solid trash pollute the water in lakes, streams, and oceans around the world. Water Resources explores the ways in which water on... more

9781285433448 $9.50
Global Issues: Pollution (above-level), eBook

Pollution is a growing problem around the globe. Using chemicals, old appliances, exhaust fumes, and plastics are just a few of the things that cause pollution on our planet. Pollution examines how water, soil, and the atmosphere have become increasingly polluted and the impact that pollution has on people's health. In the face of these challenges, peop... more

9781285463872 $9.50
Global Issues: Climate Change (below-level), eBook

According to most scientists, Earth's atmosphere has warmed by about 1.4 degrees Fahrenheit in the past 100 years. The result has been melting glaciers, rising sea levels, and more extreme weather events. Some people say that current climate change is part of the natural cycle of changes on Earth. Many scientists, however, think that Earth's climat... more

9781285463933 $9.50
Global Issues: Climate Change (on-level), eBook

According to most scientists, Earth's atmosphere has warmed by about 1.4 degrees Fahrenheit in the past 100 years. The result has been melting glaciers, rising sea levels, and more extreme weather events. Some people say that current climate change is part of the natural cycle of changes on Earth. Many scientists, however, think that Earth's climate i... more

9781285463926 $9.50
Global Issues: Climate Change (above-level), eBook

According to most scientists, Earth's atmosphere has warmed by about 1.4 degrees Fahrenheit in the past 100 years. The result has been melting glaciers, rising sea levels, and more extreme weather events. Some people say that current climate change is part of the natural cycle of changes on Earth. Many scientists, however, think that Earth's climat... more

9781285463902 $9.50
Global Issues: Human Rights (below-level), eBook

At the center of many conflicts around the world are human rights, making this one of the key issues in the world today. These rights include the freedom to vote, to assemble, to speak one's mind, to be treated fairly before the law, and to gain an education. In several societies around the world, people are struggling to gain their rights. However, ... more

9781285463964 $9.50
Global Issues: Human Rights (on-level), eBook

At the center of many conflicts around the world are human rights, making this one of the key issues in the world today. These rights include the freedom to vote, to assemble, to speak one's mind, to be treated fairly before the law, and to gain an education. In several societies around the world, people are struggling to gain their rights. However, as ... more

9781285463957 $9.50
Global Issues: Human Rights (above-level), eBook

At the center of many conflicts around the world are human rights, making this one of the key issues in the world today. These rights include the freedom to vote, to assemble, to speak one's mind, to be treated fairly before the law, and to gain an education. In several societies around the world, people are struggling to gain their rights. However, ... more

9781285463940 $9.50
Global Issues: Water Resources (above-level), eBook

Water is an essential resource for life on Earth. Considering how vital and precious water is, it is almost unbelievable that it can be used so carelessly. Sewage, toxic chemicals, fertilizers, pesticides, oil, metals, and solid trash pollute the water in lakes, streams, and oceans around the world. Water Resources explores the ways in which water... more

9781285456706 $9.50
Global Issues: Globalization (below-level), eBook

Globalization connects governments, cultures, and economies, making it easier for people to make, sell, and buy goods worldwide. It brings different people more easily into contact, but it can also disrupt traditional cultures. It helps create jobs in poor countries and allows businesses to make goods more cheaply. However, it can also widen the gap... more

9781285456737 $9.50
Global Issues: Globalization (on-level), eBook

Globalization connects governments, cultures, and economies, making it easier for people to make, sell, and buy goods worldwide. It brings different people more easily into contact, but it can also disrupt traditional cultures. It helps create jobs in poor countries and allows businesses to make goods more cheaply. However, it can also widen the gap be... more

9781285456713 $9.50
Global Issues: Globalization (above-level), eBook

Globalization connects governments, cultures, and economies, making it easier for people to make, sell, and buy goods worldwide. It brings different people more easily into contact, but it can also disrupt traditional cultures. It helps create jobs in poor countries and allows businesses to make goods more cheaply. However, it can also widen the gap... more

9781285456720 $9.50
Global Issues: Food Supply (below-level), eBook

Food Supply examines the challenges of feeding a world that is home to more than 7 billion people. Every day, nearly 1 billion people go hungry. The causes of food shortages include crop failure, soil depletion, flood, drought, and poor food distribution. To address these issues, many aid groups are developing strategies to increase crop yields. Food ... more

9781285456751 $9.50
Global Issues: Food Supply (on-level), eBook

Food Supply examines the challenges of feeding a world that is home to more than 7 billion people. Every day, nearly 1 billion people go hungry. The causes of food shortages include crop failure, soil depletion, flood, drought, and poor food distribution. To address these issues, many aid groups are developing strategies to increase crop yields. Food Sup... more

9781285456744 $9.50
Global Issues: Food Supply (above-level), eBook

Food Supply examines the challenges of feeding a world that is home to more than 7 billion people. Every day, nearly 1 billion people go hungry. The causes of food shortages include crop failure, soil depletion, flood, drought, and poor food distribution. To address these issues, many aid groups are developing strategies to increase crop yields. Food ... more

9781285463612 $9.50