Vegetarianism, 1st Edition

  • Susan M. Traugh
  • Published By: Lucent Press (Rosen)
  • ISBN-10: 1420505602
  • ISBN-13: 9781420505603
  • DDC: 641.5
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 10th Grade
  • 96 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released August 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010

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Explores why some people choose a vegetarian lifestyle, the different types of vegetarian diets, and vegetarianism around the world. Looks at the steps to becoming a vegetarian and discusses nutrition for vegetarians -- how this type of diet fits in the recommended food pyramid, and how a vegetarian can make good food selections.

Features and Benefits

  • Offering insight into the lives of people who have made an impact in the modern era, People in the News volumes are sure to be of interest to students researching current topics and popular culture.
  • The narrative also contains personal anecdotes, informative sidebars, fact boxes, and statistics that help readers understand these topics and how they impact their bodies and their lives.
  • Full-color photographs and detailed tables, charts, graphs and illustrations complement and enhance the text, while ancillary materials such as a glossary, a bibliography and a subject index provide useful tools for further research and discussion.


"Includes chapter notes, glossary, an annotated list of organizations to contact, an annotated list of books, films, and web sites and an index."-- Book of Note 2011, Tri State Young Adult Review Group

— Mary Ellen Quinn

New Reference Sources for Students----BooklistAugust 2010

— Mary Ellen Quinn