Half Title Page.
How to Use This Book.
Politics and Government.
1: Should the United States Enact Tougher Laws to Stem Illegal Immigration?.
2: Resolving the Issue of Illegal Immigration: A Question Of Balance.
3: Homeland Insecurity, Personal Security, and Constitutional Safeguards.
4: Structural Barriers or Impediments to Third-Party Candidates.
5: Party Identification and Core Political Principles.
6: The Roots of Roe: Not Liberty, But Privacy.
7: Going Beyond “Flying While Arab”: Islamophobic Profiling in the Era of Homeland Security.
8: Why Mixing Religion and Political Activity Leads to a Poisoned Chalice: Ending Compelled Taxpayer Support for Religious Political Activity.
Gender and Sexuality.
9: Gender Equality in Sport: (Un)Awareness, Education, and Resolve.
10: Breaking the Gender Binary in Sport: Femaleto-Male Recreational Athlete.
11: Feminisms Coming and Going.
12: Intersex: Beyond the Sex Binary.
13: Living with Gender Dysphoria.
14: Substance Abuse and Transgender Youth.
15: Exploring Victimization in the Digital Age: Perspectives on Social Media and Sexual Assault.
Environment and Science.
16: The Politics of Human Embryonic Stem Cells.
17: The U.S. Government Should Not Require Gm Food Labels.
18: A Growing World Demands New Food Technology.
19: Desalination and Reuse: Facing a Global Water Crisis with Alternative Technologies.
20: Why Fracking Is Beneficial.
21: Fracking and the Future of Fresh Water.
22: Dams, Rivers, and Fish: A Continuing Conundrum.
23: The Moral Dilemma of Animal Research.
Technology and Industry.
24: Why Wind Energy Is Good for the United States and the World.
25: Wind Turbine Syndrome: Health Effects of Noise from Large Wind Turbines.
26: Current Limitations in Solar Energy and Solutions for the Future.
27: Safety, Human Fallibility, and Nuclear Power.
28: A Brave New World For CRISPR/Cas9: Scientific Limitations and Ethical Considerations.
29: The Relationship Between Space and Cyber Assets.
30: Waging E-Jihad.
Law and Crime.
31: Is There More School Violence Today? A Veteran Educator Says No.
32: Criminal Behavioral Profiling: A Critical Perspective.
33: Media Influence on Perceived Offender-Victim Relationship.
34: Mass Injustice: The War on Drugs, Institutional Discrimination, and the Impact on U.S. Prisons.
35: Community Restorative Justice Hub: A Model of Hospitality and Accompaniment.
36: Punish Crime, Not Thought Crime.
37: The Law vs. Violent Bigotry: The Case for Strong Hate-Crime Laws in the United States.
38: Campus Victim Advocacy and Its Role in Supporting Survivors of Interpersonal Violence.
Health and Wellness.
39: Stigma and STIs.
40: Universal Health Coverage: The How and the Why.
41: Why U.S.-Style Health Reform Does Not Work and What to Do about It.
42: Vaccines Are the Key to Preventing Global Disease Pandemics.
43: HPV Vaccine for All.
44: How Fishy Is It? Risk Communication and Perceptions of Genetically Engineered Salmon.
45: Pros and Cons of Dietary Supplements for Weight Management.
Economics and Finance.
46: Student Debt: How Did We Get Here and Why Should We Worry?.
47: Minimum Wages And Living Wages.
48: Policymakers Should Exercise Maximum Caution on the Minimum Wage.
49: Raising the Minimum Wage Would Help, Not Hurt, Our Economy.
50: Consumers as Data Profiles: What Companies See in the Social You.
51: The Impact of the Affordable Care Act on Youth Unemployment.
Drugs and Alcohol.
52: Marijuana Use and Intelligence.
53: Psychiatric Disorders and Substance Abuse: Comorbidity, Correlation, and Causation.
54: E-Cigarette Vapor Versus Cigarette Smoke: Is Vapor Really Safer?.
55: The Myth of the Drug Habit: Defining Addiction as A Disease.
56: Drug Testing High School Athletes and Fitness Trainers.
57: A Perfect Storm for Prescription Drug Misuse.
58: Rationale for Cannabis-Based Interventions in the Opioid Overdose Crisis.
59: Marijuana Is Not Safe and Is not Medicine.
Life and Death.
60: Who Should or Should Not be Born? The Collision Between Reproductive Rights and Disability Rights.
61: Religious Choice in Medicine: When Cancer Patients Have Religious Objections to Life-Saving Blood Transfusions.
62: Is There a Right to Die?.
63: Why Disability Rights Advocates Oppose Assisted Suicide.
64: The Death Penalty Should Be Abolished—For Very Practical Reasons.
65: Capital Punishment Should not be Abolished in the United States.
66: Gender and Capital Punishment.
67: What Should We Do with Juvenile Murderers?.
About the Editor.