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Should the U.S. reduce its consumption?

Author: David M Haugen; Susan Musser
Publisher: Farmington Hills, Mich. : Greenhaven Press, ©2011.
Series: At issue., Social issues.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Overview: The At Issue series includes a wide range of opinion on a single controversial subject. Each volume includes primary and secondary sources from a variety of perspectives -- eyewitnesses, scientific journals, government officials and many others. Extensive bibliographies and annotated lists of relevant organizations to contact offer a gateway to future research.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David M Haugen; Susan Musser
ISBN: 9780737748949 073774894X 9780737748956 0737748958
OCLC Number: 607476999
Description: 113 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
1: U S is a consumer nation / Tirdad Derakhshani --
2: U S is a producer nation / Richard M Abrams --
3: U S must rethink its consumption habits / Ted Anthony --
4: Americans are becoming more frugal / Kimberly Palmer --
5: U S should reduce oil consumption in favor of cleaner energy / Ron Wyden --
6: U S oil consumption harms national security and the environment / Christopher Beddor et al --
7: U S consumption of oil is declining / Steve Everly --
8: Americans eat too much / Adrienne Forman --
9: Americans waste too much food / Andrew Martin --
10: Americans are hoarding and storing more stuff than ever before / Martin John Brown --
11: U S needs to embrace sustainability, not consumption / Irene A Quesnot --
12: Sustainability is a myth / Peter Goodchild --
Organizations to contact --
Bibliography --
Index.
Series Title: At issue., Social issues.
Responsibility: David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors.

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Overview: The At Issue series includes a wide range of opinion on a single controversial subject. Each volume includes primary and secondary sources from a variety of perspectives -- eyewitnesses, scientific journals, government officials and many others. Extensive bibliographies and annotated lists of relevant organizations to contact offer a gateway to future research.

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