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Cothran, Helen

Overview
Works: 46 works in 105 publications in 1 language and 19,981 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: TJ808.2, 333.79
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Most widely held works by Helen Cothran
Animal experimentation : opposing viewpoints ( Book )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Authors debate whether or not animal experimentation is justified and discuss the fluctuation of views on vivisection
Pornography : opposing viewpoints ( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 1,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The purpose of this anthology is to examine conflicting contemporary views on pornography and explore how technology may shape the production and consumption of pornography in the future
Police brutality : opposing viewpoints by Helen Cothran ( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 1,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents divergent views on police brutality, including the seriousness of the problem, factors contributing to it, the effectiveness of legal remedies, and the role of society
Energy alternatives : opposing viewpoints ( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Energy shortages in the West have rekindled the debate about whether the United States should turn to alternatives to fossil fuels. Authors argue the merits of nuclear power, wind energy, and electric cars in the following chapters: Are Alternatives Energy Sources Necessary? Is Nuclear Power a Viable Energy Alternative? What Alternative Energy Sources Should Be Pursued? Should Alternatives to Gasoline-Powered Vehicles Be Pursued?
Extremist groups : opposing viewpoints ( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 1,166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
- Current book and periodical bibliographies- Lists of organizations to contact- Critical thinking activities and discussion questions- Illustrations, inserts, and cartoons- Titles continually revised and updated- Biographical sketch of authors- Paper and durable library bindings
Endangered species by Helen Cothran ( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scientists, politicians and activists debate how best to balance human needs with the needs of other species
National security : opposing viewpoints by Helen, (Editor) Cothran ( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Authors debate many of the methods now being considered and implemented to enhance the nation's safety and give their opinions on how the United States should respond to terrorism
Gun control : opposing viewpoints ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Authors discuss opinions on the role privately owned guns play in lethal violence and debate gun regulations
Sexual violence : opposing viewpoints ( Book )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores both sides of the issue of sexual violence, including essays offering opposing viewpoints on the causes of rape, the role of pornography, and society's view of sexual victimization
Garbage and recycling : opposing viewpoints by Helen Cothran ( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses various garbarge problems and explores the pros and cons of several waste disposal options
The Internet : opposing viewpoints ( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains twenty-six essays in which the authors debate issues related to the Internet, discussing the effect of the Internet on society and American institutions, whether or not the Internet should be regulated, and the future of the communication technology
Global resources by Helen, (Editor) Cothran ( Book )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Authors debate the depletion and the protection of global resources, the benefits of the world's agricultural policies, and the need to pursue energy sources
Teen pregnancy and parenting ( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the controversial topic of teen pregnancy by discussing both sides of the issue, as well as contributing factors and its prevention
Illegal immigration ( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Authors debate whether or not illegal immigration is a serious problem and whether or not immigration laws should be strengthened
Heroin ( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brief essays examine the impact of heroin upon society, including young people's renewed interest in the drug, addiction, needle-exchange programs, methadone treatment, and the ethics of supplying addicts with the drug
The Central Intelligence Agency ( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seventeen essays debate issues involving the CIA, such as whether it should be blamed for the September 11 attacks, whether the ban on CIA assassinations should be amended, and whether covert action itself is justified
Do nuclear weapons pose a serious threat? ( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays debate a variety of topics about the subject of nuclear weapons, including the risk of terrorist groups using a nuclear weapon, the threat of Iran becoming a nuclear power, and the effectiveness of missile defense systems
Homosexuality ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays examine the origins of homosexuality, discrimination against homosexuals, gay and lesbian families, and more
Does the United States need a national health insurance policy? ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this volume numerous authors argue that national health insurance is needed to insure that all Americans receive adequate health care while others contend that it would undermine health care
Nuclear security ( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides in-depth discussion of the pros and cons of nuclear security
 
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