Should Drilling Be Permitted in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge? (At Issue (Library))

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9780737739305: Should Drilling Be Permitted in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge? (At Issue (Library))

Books in this anthology series focus a wide range of viewpoints onto a single controversial issue, providing in-depth discussions by leading advocates. Articles are printed in their entirety and footnotes and source notes are retained. These books offer the reader not only a full spectrum of dissent on the subject, but also the ability to test the validity of arguments by following up on sources used as evidence. Extensive bibliographies and annotated lists of relevant organizations to contact offer a gateway to further research. This series provides a quick grounding in the issues, a challenge to critical thinking skills, and an excellent research tool in each inexpensive volume.

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This collection of essays, part of the At Issue: Environment series, examines the current issue of drilling for oil in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR). The introduction provides both background information and an overview of the issue as it stands today. The essays, written by people from a variety of backgrounds and with different experiences and beliefs, provide a balanced view of the topic. Although some of the pieces date back to 2001, this issue is still at the forefront of debates during the oil crisis of 2008, and although some statistics that are cited in the essays have already changed or will change, the basics of the issue remain the same. Having these essays collected into one volume makes this book a valuable option for young adults in speech and debate activities. Additional strengths are the list of organizations to contact and a bibliography of recent books and articles on this hot topic. Grades 10-12. --J. B. Petty

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