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Cothran, Helen

Overview
Works: 52 works in 106 publications in 1 language and 19,483 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works 
Roles: Editor, Author
Classifications: HD75.6, 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 1,185 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 in 2002 in English and held by 1,154 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 )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,130 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
Endangered species by Helen Cothran( Book )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scientists, politicians and activists debate how best to balance human needs with the needs of other species
Extremist groups : opposing viewpoints( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,081 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
Energy alternatives : opposing viewpoints( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,069 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?
National security : opposing viewpoints by Helen, (Editor) Cothran( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,063 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 )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,038 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 961 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 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses various garbarge problems and explores the pros and cons of several waste disposal options
The Internet : opposing viewpoints( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 832 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( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 746 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 661 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 616 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 )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 560 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
Homosexuality( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays examine the origins of homosexuality, discrimination against homosexuals, gay and lesbian families, and more
Nuclear security( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides in-depth discussion of the pros and cons of nuclear security
The Central Intelligence Agency( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 456 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 434 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
Does the United States need a national health insurance policy?( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 405 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
 
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Pornography : opposing viewpoints
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Endangered speciesEnergy alternatives : opposing viewpointsNational security : opposing viewpointsSexual violence : opposing viewpointsGarbage and recycling : opposing viewpointsGlobal resourcesHeroinNuclear security