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Engdahl, Sylvia

Overview
Works: 98 works in 227 publications in 3 languages and 20,169 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Popular works  Sources  History 
Roles: Editor, Compiler
Classifications: PZ7.E6985, [FIC]
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Publications about Sylvia Engdahl
Publications by Sylvia Engdahl
Most widely held works by Sylvia Engdahl
Enchantress from the stars by Sylvia Engdahl( Book )
33 editions published between 1970 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 2,591 libraries worldwide
Three civilizations from different planets in widely varying stages of development clash in what could be either a mutually disastrous or beneficial encounter
Online social networking ( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 750 libraries worldwide
Essays debate the issue of online social networking on sites such as MySpace and Facebook, discussing how it is changing society, who uses the sites, and their use by teens and children both at home and in schools and libraries
Enchantress from the stars by Sylvia Engdahl( file )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 632 libraries worldwide
When young Elana unexpectedly joins the team leaving the spaceship to study the planet Andrecia, she becomes an integral part of an adventure involving three very different civilizations, each one centered on the third planet from the star in its own solar system
Blogs ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 577 libraries worldwide
Essays debate whether blogs are of value to the public, have significant impact on American politics, and how they affect American culture
The far side of evil by Sylvia Engdahl( Book )
8 editions published between 1971 and 1989 in English and held by 519 libraries worldwide
A young girl from an advanced civilization is sent as an observer to a planet whose people have not yet learned to control their use of atomic power. Sequel to Enchantress from the Stars
Vaccines ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 513 libraries worldwide
This star shall abide by Sylvia Engdahl( Book )
3 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 495 libraries worldwide
When he rebels against the tyranny of the ruling Scholars, Noren, a village boy, is labeled a heretic and sent to them for punishment
Domestic wiretapping ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 486 libraries worldwide
Covers the various controversies about wiretapping
Assisted suicide ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 482 libraries worldwide
Discusses the legal and ethical issues involving assisted suicide, including if it should be legalized, if it conflicts with people's moral convictions, and if legalization would lead to more deaths
Prescription drugs ( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 458 libraries worldwide
"Each anthology is composed of a wide spectrum of primary sources written by many of the foremost authorities in their respective fields. This unique approach provides students with a concise view of divergent opinions on each topic. Extensive book and periodical bibliographies and a list of organizations to contact are also included"--
Journey between worlds by Sylvia Engdahl( Book )
7 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in English and held by 432 libraries worldwide
To prove her independence to her boyfriend, Melinda decides to go to Mars on a pleasure trip--an impromptu decision that changes her entire way of life
Forensic technology ( Book )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 424 libraries worldwide
Product Description: Each anthology is composed of a wide spectrum of primary sources written by many of the foremost authorities in their respective fields. This unique approach provides students with a concise view of divergent opinions on each topic. Extensive book and periodical bibliographies and a list of organizations to contact are also included
Prisons ( Book )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 400 libraries worldwide
Overview: The Current Controversies series examines today's most important social and political issues. Each volume presents a diverse selection of primary sources representing all sides of the debate in question
The far side of evil by Sylvia Engdahl( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 376 libraries worldwide
A young girl from an advanced civilization is sent as an observer to a planet whose people have not yet learned to control their use of atomic power
Beyond the Tomorrow Mountains by Sylvia Engdahl( Book )
4 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 364 libraries worldwide
Noren, seeking salvation for the people of his hostile planet, finds despair and then hope
The doors of the universe by Sylvia Engdahl( Book )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 336 libraries worldwide
With genetic engineering promising salvation for the people on their hostile planet, the Scholar Noren finds he faces more problems than overcoming the taboo on genetic research
Genetic engineering ( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 326 libraries worldwide
Looks at the issues surrounding the use of genetic engineering in agriculture, industry, medicine, athletics, and other fields, and points out the arguments in favor of and against the developments it offers
Cloning ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 322 libraries worldwide
Presents essays with varying points of view on the controversial issue of cloning, discussing the cloning of animals, therapeutic cloning for medical research, and the possibility of cloning humans
The elderly ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 319 libraries worldwide
Discusses the elderly in the United States, including the negative stereotypes of the elderly, ethical medical treatments, and legal issues regarding the elderly
Amendments XVIII and XXI : Prohibition and repeal ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 317 libraries worldwide
From the Publisher's Website: A well-rounded social studies education is grounded in an understanding of how the Constitution-the blueprint for a democratic society-works. Each volume begins with the amendment text (accompanied by a student-friendly translation). Chapters put the amendment in historical context, examine how it has been tested in the courts and presents current controversies and debates. Reflecting provisions in both the national and state curriculum standards, these volumes provide primary and secondary sources that examine the roots of constitutional democracy as well as how the interpretation of the Constitution has evolved throughout American history. The series also explores the meaning of citizenship as well as its rights and responsibilities
 
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Alternative Names
Engdahl, Sylvia
Engdahl, Sylvia 1933-
Engdahl, Sylvia L.
Engdahl, Sylvia Louise
Languages
English (88)
Catalan (3)
Spanish (2)
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