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Should the legal drinking age be lowered?

Author: Stefan Kiesbye
Publisher: Detroit : Greenhaven Press : Gale/Cengage Learning, ©2008.
Series: At issue., Teen issues.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Draws on eyewitness accounts, governmental views, scientific analysis, newspaper accounts, and other resources to present opposing viewpoints about the debate over whether or not the drinking age in the United States should be lowered.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stefan Kiesbye
ISBN: 9780737739343 0737739347 9780737739350 0737739355
OCLC Number: 191882010
Description: 103 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. Alcohol use in twentieth-century America / Mack P. Holt --
2. Alcohol use by underage youth is detrimental / National Household Survey of Drug Abuse --
3. The legal drinking age is outdated and should be lowered / John J. Miller --
4. Arguments for lowering the legal drinking age are not valid / AlcoholPolicyMD.com --
5. The legal drinking age exacerbates underage drinking / Dennis Tamburello --
6. A drinking permit should replace the minimum legal drinking age / David J. Hanson, Dwight B. Heath, and Joel S. Rudy --
7. Young adults should be taught responsible drinking / Stanton Peele --
8. Cultural exposure to alcohol does not lead to responsible drinking / Coalition for a Safe and Drug-Free Nevada --
9. Education and police and community support are necessary / Ralph DiMatteo --
10. Lowering the legal drinking age will reduce alcohol's allure / Ruth Ann Dailey --
11. Adults who undermine the legal drinking age should be punished / Rebecca Kanable --
12. Early alcohol consumption puts youth at risk / National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism --
13. Teenage party trips encourage underage drinking / Tamara Jones --
14. Teenage driving is as dangerous as teenage drinking / Anna Quindlen.
Series Title: At issue., Teen issues.
Responsibility: Stefan Kiesbye, book editor.
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Draws on eyewitness accounts, governmental views, scientific analysis, newspaper accounts, and other resources to present opposing viewpoints about the debate over whether or not the drinking age in the United States should be lowered.

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