Issues in Society Reviews

Is Social Media Good for Society?: ISBN 978-1-68282-068-1 / eBook: 978-1-68282-069-8
Are Mobile Devices Harmful?: ISBN 978-1-68282-069-4 / eBook: 978-1-68282-098-8
Are Video Games Harmful?: ISBN 978-1-68282-070-4 / eBook: 978-1-68282-071-1
Do Police Abuse Their Powers?: ISBN 978-1-68282-072-8 / eBook: 978-1-68282-073-5
How Can the Obesity Epidemic Be Controlled?: ISBN 978-1-68282-074-2 / eBook: 978-1-68282-075-9
How Harmful Are Performance-Enhancing Drugs?: ISBN 978-1-68282-076-6 / eBook: 978-1-68282-077-3
Is Marijuana Harmful?: ISBN 978-1-68282-097-1 / eBook: 978-1-68282-100-8
What Are the Consequences of Climate Change?: ISBN 978-1-68282-078-0 / eBook: 978-1-68282-079-7
What Should Be Done About Illegal Immigration?: ISBN 978-1-68282-099-5 / eBook: 978-1-68282-102-2
School Library Connection, January 1, 2017

This is a good series to support student interest and provide reference material on timely social issues. Each title provides background information and statistics on the topic as well as research study information and outcomes. The titles provide balanced overviews of each topic. The volume that discusses video gaming explores such topics as gaming addiction, gaming and violent behavior, and the possible harms as well as potential benefits of gaming. Each volume includes contact information for relevant organizations. Additional Resources. Index. Websites.
Alda Moore, Head Librarian, Matoaca High School, Chesterfield County, Virginia