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Peace and Justice


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Forms of Government #2: What Is a Dictatorship?
Forms of Government #2: What Is a Dictatorship?
by Sarah B. Boyle
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This fascinating book describes the characteristics of a dictatorship, a political system in which an individual has absolute power to rule without the consent of citizens. Dictatorships throughout history are featured to show examples of how these... (read more)

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Peace Warriors (Profiles)
Peace Warriors (Profiles)
by Andrea Davis Pinkney
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Meet six heroic social activists. The next book in our six-in-one, full-color bio series will focus on Peace Warriors. Featuring men and women who have worked passionately to pioneer peaceful solutions to violent conflicts throughout history. Our peace... (read more)

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Judges and Courts: A Look at the Judicial Branch (Searchlight Books: How Does Government Work?)
Judges and Courts: A Look at the Judicial Branch (Searchlight Books: How Does Government Work?)
by Kathiann M. Kowalski
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- Charts Diagrams - Table of Contents - Further Reading List - Bibliography - Endnotes - Glossary... (read more)

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Governance, Politics and the Environment: A Singapore Study
Governance, Politics and the Environment: A Singapore Study
by Maria Francesch-huidobro
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In the past two decades, research on environmental issues in East and Southeast Asian countries has mainly focused on existing institutional mechanisms of environmental management, the establishment of new environmental management structures, the... (read more)

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President (Know Your Government)
President (Know Your Government)
by Jacqueline Laks Gorman
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The president of the United States has one of the hardest jobs in the world. This book describes how the president manages the government, works with Congress, and deals with leaders of other countries. Readers will also learn about some of the... (read more)

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A   Mysterious Case of Spying and Espionage: Techniques and Tales of Master Spies [With Spy Glasses, Code Wheel, Fake Passport, Parascope and Magnifyi
A Mysterious Case of Spying and Espionage: Techniques and Tales of Master Spies [With Spy Glasses, Code Wheel, Fake Passport, Parascope and Magnifyi
by Gillian Denton
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It's a mysterious case indeed. Don't be fooled by the compact size of this chunky little box, inside is everything a burgeoning master of espionage needs to get the job done. A die-cut periscope, fake credit cards and IDs, spy glasses, a secret code... (read more)

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Random Kindness & Senseless Acts of Beauty
Random Kindness & Senseless Acts of Beauty
by Anne Herbert
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Anne Herberts popular precept "Practice random kindness and senseless acts of beauty" has been expanded by Margaret Pavel into a powerful message for our era, and for all ages. Combined with Mayumi Oda's watercolor art in the playful style of picture... (read more)

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An Unlikely Family: Oices of Ethiopian and American Youth Who Are Turning Tragedy Into Hope
An Unlikely Family: Oices of Ethiopian and American Youth Who Are Turning Tragedy Into Hope
by Ben Beisswenger
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An Unlikely Family is the inspiring and uplifting story of those whose lives have been changed by the Selamta Children's home in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. A courageous and thoughtful group of Ethiopian orphans, along with the young Americans who have bonded... (read more)

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Why Are Elections Important? (Know Your Government)
Why Are Elections Important? (Know Your Government)
by Jacqueline Laks Gorman
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- High-interest topic during an election year - Correlates to NCSS and state curriculum standards - Leveled text reviewed by a reading consultant - Supports character education - Close photo-text match - Glossary, Index - Sources of further... (read more)

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Health Care Legislation (At Issue)
Health Care Legislation (At Issue)
by David (edt) Haugen
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Each volume in the At Issue in History series is an anthology that focuses on a controversial historical topic. An offshoot of Greenhaven's acclaimed At Issue series focusing on current social issues, this series provides primary and secondary sources to... (read more)

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Red, White, Blue, and Uncle Who?: The Stories Behind Some of America's Patriotic Symbols
Red, White, Blue, and Uncle Who?: The Stories Behind Some of America's Patriotic Symbols
by Teresa Bateman
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U.S. Senate (Our Government)
U.S. Senate (Our Government)
by Muriel L. Dubois
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Provides an introduction to the United States Senate and how a bill becomes a law.... (read more)

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Let's Build a Playground (Kaboom! Books)
Let's Build a Playground (Kaboom! Books)
by Michael Rosen
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Could you really build a playground in your neighborhood? KaBOOM! Find out how — and how much fun it can be. Whats your dream playground? Grab a piece of paper and let your imagination go wild! That was the first step when two hundred kids and... (read more)

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Whose Fingerprints Are These?: Crime-Solving Science Projects (Who Dunnit? Forensic Science Experiments)
Whose Fingerprints Are These?: Crime-Solving Science Projects (Who Dunnit? Forensic Science Experiments)
by Robert Gardner
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Think you have what it takes to be a forensic scientist? Use your sleuthing skills and the scientific method to do fun science projects about fingerprints, lip prints, footprints, and more. Many experiments include ideas you can use for your science fair,... (read more)

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Heeding the Call: Jewish Voices in America's Civil Rights Struggle
Heeding the Call: Jewish Voices in America's Civil Rights Struggle
by Norman H. Finkelstein
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The struggle for equal rights in America forged a close connection between African Americans and Jews. But in recent years that once amicable relationship has become strained. In Heeding the Call: Jewish Voices in America's Civil Rights Struggle (winner... (read more)

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The Story of the White House (Scholastic News Nonfiction Readers: Let's Visit the White Ho)
The Story of the White House (Scholastic News Nonfiction Readers: Let's Visit the White Ho)
by Marge M. Kennedy
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- Vocabulary preview and review pages with pronunciations, glossary, and index - Fun, engaging editorial content - Diagrams, graphs, or other educational graphics - Curriculum connections - Beautiful, full-color photographs that support and enhance text -... (read more)

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Federal Bureau of Investigation (Law Enforcement Agencies)
Federal Bureau of Investigation (Law Enforcement Agencies)
by Edward R. Ricciuti
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Founded in 1908 as a group of bank examiners and labor law investigators, the Federal Bureau of Investigation has become one of the premier law enforcement agencies in the world. The FBI's broad mission includes investigating everything from... (read more)

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Are Government Bailouts Effective? (At Issue)
Are Government Bailouts Effective? (At Issue)
by Louise I. (edt) Gerdes
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Postpartum Depression (Perspectives on Diseases & Disorders)
Postpartum Depression (Perspectives on Diseases & Disorders)
by Jacqueline (edt) Langwith
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Who Works at the White House? (Scholastic News Nonfiction Readers: Let's Visit the White Ho)
Who Works at the White House? (Scholastic News Nonfiction Readers: Let's Visit the White Ho)
by Marge M. Kennedy
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- Vocabulary preview and review pages with pronunciations, glossary, and index - Fun, engaging editorial content - Diagrams, graphs, or other educational graphics - Curriculum connections - Beautiful, full-color photographs that support and enhance text -... (read more)

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