Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drugs:
Chapter 1, Drugs: A Definition.
Chapter 2, Alcohol.
Chapter 3, Tobacco.
Chapter 4, Illicit Drugs.
Chapter 5, Alcohol, Tobacco, Illicit Drugs, and Youth.
Chapter 6, Drug Treatment.
Chapter 7, How Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drug Use Affect Economics and Government.
Chapter 8, Drug Trafficking.
Chapter 9, Antidrug Efforts and Their Criticisms.
Crime, Prisons, and Jails:
Chapter 1, An Overview of Crime.
Chapter 2, Crime Trends.
Chapter 3, Crime Victims.
Chapter 4, Drug Crimes.
Chapter 5, White-Collar Crime.
Chapter 6, Controlling Crime.
Chapter 7, Correctional Facilities: Prisons and Jails.
Chapter 8, Characteristics and Rights of Inmates.
Chapter 9, Probation and Parole.
Chapter 10, Juvenile Crime.
Genetics and Genetic Engineering:
Chapter 1, The History of Genetics.
Chapter 2, Understanding Genetics.
Chapter 3, Genetics and Evolution.
Chapter 4, Genetics and the Environment.
Chapter 5, Genetic Disorders.
Chapter 6, Genetic Testing.
Chapter 7, The Human Genome Project.
Chapter 8, Reproductive Cloning.
Chapter 9, Therapeutic Cloning: Stem Cell Research.
Chapter 10, Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology.
Chapter 11, Ethical Issues and Public Opinion.
Growing Up: Issues Facing America’s Youth:
Chapter 1, Children and Families in the United States.
Chapter 2, Children, Teens, and Money.
Chapter 3, Caring for Children.
Chapter 4, Health and Safety.
Chapter 5, Teen Sexuality and Pregnancy.
Chapter 6, Getting an Education.
Chapter 7, Juvenile Crime and Victimization.
Chapter 8, Violence and Gangs.
Chapter 9, Crime and Violence in the Schools.
Chapter 10, Crime Prevention and Punishment.
Legal and Illegal Immigration:
Chapter 1, Immigration in the United States from the Colonial Period to 1980.
Chapter 2, Immigration Laws and Policies since 1980.
Chapter 3, Current Immigration Statistics.
Chapter 4, The Worldwide Refuge Challenge.
Chapter 5, Illegal Immigration.
Chapter 6, The Costs and Benefits of Immigration.
Chapter 7, Immigration’s Role in Reshaping the United States.
Chapter 8, The United States Needs More Tolerant Immigration Laws.
Chapter 9, The United States Needs Tougher Immigration Laws.
Water: A Limited Resource:
Chapter 1, The Hydrologic Cycle.
Chapter 2, Water Use.
Chapter 3, Surface Water: Rivers, Streams, and Lakes.
Chapter 4, Groundwater.
Chapter 5, Drinking Water: Safety on Tap.
Chapter 6, Oceans and Estuaries.
Chapter 7, Wetlands.
Chapter 8, The Arid West: Where Water Is Scarce.
Chapter 9, Water: A Global Perspective.