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The Resource 99 jumpstarts to research : topic guides for finding information on current issues, Peggy Whitley, Susan Williams Goodwin, and Catherine C. Olson

99 jumpstarts to research : topic guides for finding information on current issues, Peggy Whitley, Susan Williams Goodwin, and Catherine C. Olson

Label
99 jumpstarts to research : topic guides for finding information on current issues
Title
99 jumpstarts to research
Title remainder
topic guides for finding information on current issues
Statement of responsibility
Peggy Whitley, Susan Williams Goodwin, and Catherine C. Olson
Title variation
Ninety-nine jumpstarts to research
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Whitley, Peggy
Dewey number
025.5/24
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ZA3050
LC item number
.W47 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • directories
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  • Goodwin, Susan Williams
  • Olson, Catherine
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  • Information resources
  • Research
  • Report writing
Label
99 jumpstarts to research : topic guides for finding information on current issues, Peggy Whitley, Susan Williams Goodwin, and Catherine C. Olson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-216) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How this book is organized -- Getting ready for research -- Recommended search engines -- Fourteen suggestions for improved internet searching -- Abortion -- An aging society -- Airline security -- Alternative energy sources -- American melting pot -- Animal welfare -- Appreciating culutral diversity -- Auto industry -- Background checks -- Benefits for veterans -- Cashless society -- Census -- Change in America -- China: world domination? -- Church and clergy -- Civil rights versus civil defense -- Climate change -- College: worth the price? -- The college experience -- Community colleges -- Consumerism -- Copyright: who owns what? -- Corruption in government -- Credit card debt -- Cybercrime -- Dieting, nutrition, and health -- Discount culture -- DNA and you -- Doping in sports -- Double standard for the rich and famous -- Eating disorder -- Economic stimulus measures -- Ecotourism -- Education reform -- Ethics on Wall Street -- Ethnic cleansing -- Evolution debate -- Family violence -- Fear: is it the new way of life? -- Felons' rights -- Funerals: the final celebration -- Gender differences -- Genetically modified foods -- Going green -- Gun control -- Hoarding -- Homeland security -- Homeschooling -- Human trafficking -- Identify theft -- Immunizations -- India -- Inflation: recession -- Juvenile death penalty -- A laptop for every student -- Marketing on the internet -- Marriage: what is it? -- Mass media -- Medical assistance to Africa -- Military draft: service draft -- Mining edible populations of the ocean -- Modern jackass: regionalisms and urban slang -- National debt -- New diseases -- Obama: yes, we can -- Obesity -- Online education -- Organic farming -- Organized squatting -- Outsourcing -- Parental rights -- Plagiarism -- Prescription drug culture -- Product safety -- Pulpit politics -- Racism in the post-civil rights era -- Radiation emissions -- Reality TV -- The really rich -- Relations with Cuba -- Religious tolerance -- Reparations -- Rights to privacy -- Role of the United States in the changing world -- Saving retirement -- Second Life: virtual worlds -- Social networking -- Space exploration -- Tax cuts -- Technology: is it making life better? -- Terrorism -- UN peacekeeping -- Universal health care -- Upgrading U.S. infrastructure -- Urban planning and revitalization -- U.S. military post-9/11 -- What makes a classic? -- Wikipedia -- World hunger
Control code
ocn548555627
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xviii, 234 pages
Isbn
9781598843682
Lccn
2010024072
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o548555627
  • (OCoLC)548555627
Label
99 jumpstarts to research : topic guides for finding information on current issues, Peggy Whitley, Susan Williams Goodwin, and Catherine C. Olson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-216) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How this book is organized -- Getting ready for research -- Recommended search engines -- Fourteen suggestions for improved internet searching -- Abortion -- An aging society -- Airline security -- Alternative energy sources -- American melting pot -- Animal welfare -- Appreciating culutral diversity -- Auto industry -- Background checks -- Benefits for veterans -- Cashless society -- Census -- Change in America -- China: world domination? -- Church and clergy -- Civil rights versus civil defense -- Climate change -- College: worth the price? -- The college experience -- Community colleges -- Consumerism -- Copyright: who owns what? -- Corruption in government -- Credit card debt -- Cybercrime -- Dieting, nutrition, and health -- Discount culture -- DNA and you -- Doping in sports -- Double standard for the rich and famous -- Eating disorder -- Economic stimulus measures -- Ecotourism -- Education reform -- Ethics on Wall Street -- Ethnic cleansing -- Evolution debate -- Family violence -- Fear: is it the new way of life? -- Felons' rights -- Funerals: the final celebration -- Gender differences -- Genetically modified foods -- Going green -- Gun control -- Hoarding -- Homeland security -- Homeschooling -- Human trafficking -- Identify theft -- Immunizations -- India -- Inflation: recession -- Juvenile death penalty -- A laptop for every student -- Marketing on the internet -- Marriage: what is it? -- Mass media -- Medical assistance to Africa -- Military draft: service draft -- Mining edible populations of the ocean -- Modern jackass: regionalisms and urban slang -- National debt -- New diseases -- Obama: yes, we can -- Obesity -- Online education -- Organic farming -- Organized squatting -- Outsourcing -- Parental rights -- Plagiarism -- Prescription drug culture -- Product safety -- Pulpit politics -- Racism in the post-civil rights era -- Radiation emissions -- Reality TV -- The really rich -- Relations with Cuba -- Religious tolerance -- Reparations -- Rights to privacy -- Role of the United States in the changing world -- Saving retirement -- Second Life: virtual worlds -- Social networking -- Space exploration -- Tax cuts -- Technology: is it making life better? -- Terrorism -- UN peacekeeping -- Universal health care -- Upgrading U.S. infrastructure -- Urban planning and revitalization -- U.S. military post-9/11 -- What makes a classic? -- Wikipedia -- World hunger
Control code
ocn548555627
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xviii, 234 pages
Isbn
9781598843682
Lccn
2010024072
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o548555627
  • (OCoLC)548555627

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