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Peace and Justice


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The Right to Bear Arms (Bill of Rights)
The Right to Bear Arms (Bill of Rights)
by Robert (edt) Winters
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The Bill of Rights series highlights the living and breathing document. Each anthology focuses on one civil right guaranteed by the amendments and traces its evolution throughout American history to the present. Primary documents -- including landmark... (read more)

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First Guide to Government #1: What's Congress?
First Guide to Government #1: What's Congress?
by Nancy Harris
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This series offers a perfect introduction to federal, state, and local governments. Through clear, concise text, each book explores the structure, function, and responsibilities of each branch of the government. Books include vivid photographs, maps and... (read more)

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Political Elections (Cartoon Nation)
Political Elections (Cartoon Nation)
by Davis Worth Miller
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In cartoon format, explains the history of voting rights and the function of political elections in the United States.... (read more)

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Kids at Work: Lewis Hine and the Crusade Against Child Labor
Kids at Work: Lewis Hine and the Crusade Against Child Labor
by Russell Freedman
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Photobiography of early twentieth-century photographer and schoolteacher Lewis Hine, using his own work as illustrations. Hines's photographs of children at work were so devastating that they convinced the American people that Congress must pass child... (read more)

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Real Justice: Young, Innocent and in Prison: The Story of Robert Baltovich (Lorimer Real Justice)
Real Justice: Young, Innocent and in Prison: The Story of Robert Baltovich (Lorimer Real Justice)
by Jeff Mitchell
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At twenty-five, Rob Baltovich lost the love of his life, Elizabeth Bain. That was bad enough. Then he was arrested, jailed, sent to trial for murder, convicted and sent to prison—for life. Throughout his years in prison, Rob maintained that he was... (read more)

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U.S. Immigration (Graphic Library: Cartoon Nation)
U.S. Immigration (Graphic Library: Cartoon Nation)
by Liam O'donnell
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Irreverent cartoon illustrations bring key social studies concepts to life in this delightful series. Fun text and humorous artwork make learning a breeze, whether it's about American institutions or crucial concepts in American life. Just in time for... (read more)

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It's Our World, Too!
It's Our World, Too!
by Phillip Hoose
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This invaluable companion to the award-winning We Were There, Too! gives young readers the tools to bring about change. After the tragic and transforming events of the past year, young people are seeking out ways to become constructively engaged in their... (read more)

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The Day Martin Luther King Jr. Was Shot
The Day Martin Luther King Jr. Was Shot
by Jim Haskins
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Uses drawings and photographs to trace the history of the Civil Rights movement from the American Revolution to the present.... (read more)

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My Dad, John McCain
My Dad, John McCain
by Meghan McCain
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Born the son and grandson of military men, Senator John McCain from Arizona was destined for a life serving his country in the armed forces. Like many great men, he occasionally struggled with authority, but once he found his true calling -- flying naval... (read more)

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How Should the United States Treat Prisoners in the War on Terror? (At Issue)
How Should the United States Treat Prisoners in the War on Terror? (At Issue)
by Lauri S. (edt) Friedman
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The United States has detained hundreds of people in its attempt to subdue terrorism around the globe. But because the war on terror is an unconventional war, it is not always clear what rights these detainees have or how they should be treated. How... (read more)

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The American Flag (Symbols of Freedom)
The American Flag (Symbols of Freedom)
by Tristan Boyer Binns
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Learn the story behind these important American icons. Each book explores the history of the symbol or landmark, its importance to our culture, and its significance in our daily lives.... (read more)

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Let's Vote on It! (Scholastic News Nonfiction Readers)
Let's Vote on It! (Scholastic News Nonfiction Readers)
by Janice Behrens
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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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The Executive Branch of the Federal Government: Purpose, Process, and People (U.S. Government: The Separation of Powers)
The Executive Branch of the Federal Government: Purpose, Process, and People (U.S. Government: The Separation of Powers)
by Brian (edt) Duignan
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The founders of the Constitution created the office of the President to be the Chief Executive of the United States as well as an important figure the nation could turn to in times of need. This book covers the role and duties of the executive in the... (read more)

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The United States Constitution: What It Says, What It Means
The United States Constitution: What It Says, What It Means
by Founding Fathers
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Affordable, readable, and indispensable,The United States Constitution: What it Says, What it Means allows you to put the most important document in American history in your back pocket. In conjunction with Justice Learning and The Annenberg Foundation... (read more)

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Military Draft (Introducing Issues with Opposing Viewpoints)
Military Draft (Introducing Issues with Opposing Viewpoints)
by George Milite
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Presents a collection of essays that offer variety opinions on the subject of a military draft, including whether the draft should be reinstated in the United States, how a military draft will affect society, and who should be drafted.... (read more)

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New York Times v. United States: National Security and Censorship (Landmark Supreme Court Cases, Gold Edition)
New York Times v. United States: National Security and Censorship (Landmark Supreme Court Cases, Gold Edition)
by D. J. Herda
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-- A library of the most important United States Supreme Court cases. -- Examines the issues leading up to the case, the people involved in the case, and the present-day effects of the Court's decision.... (read more)

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Political Parties (Cartoon Nation)
Political Parties (Cartoon Nation)
by Michael Burgan
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In cartoon format, explains the history, role, and influence of political parties in the United States.... (read more)

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Blues Journey
Blues Journey
by Walter Dean Myers
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Blues, blues, blues, blues, what you mean to me? Blues, blues, blues, blues, what you mean to me? Are you my pain and misery, or my sweet, sweet company? Renowned author Walter Dean Myers celebrates the African experience in America with a soulful... (read more)

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Weapons of Mass Destruction (Examining Issues Through Political Cartoons)
Weapons of Mass Destruction (Examining Issues Through Political Cartoons)
by William Dudley
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From poison gas in World War I to the atomic bomb in World War II, from Cold War standoffs between the United States and the Soviet Union to present-day controversies over the existence of chemical, biological, and nuclear weapons in Iraq, weapons of... (read more)

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War in Ernest Hemingway's for Whom the Bell Tolls (Social Issues in Literature)
War in Ernest Hemingway's for Whom the Bell Tolls (Social Issues in Literature)
by Gary (edt) Wiener
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