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Legislating Morality in America: Debating the Morality of Controversial U.S. Laws and Policies, 1st Edition

  • Donald P. Haider-Markel
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  • ISBN-10: 1440849714
  • ISBN-13: 9781440849718
  • DDC: 172.0973
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 423 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released February 2020
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Abortion.
2: Alcohol Restrictions.
3: Animal Rights and Welfare.
4: Border Security and Immigration.
5: Civil Rights and Free Speech.
6: Climate Change.
7: Cloning.
8: Death Penalty.
9: Disability.
10: Discrimination in K–12 Education.
11: Driving Under the Influence.
12: Drones and Unmanned (Smart) Weapons Systems.
13: Drug Use and Policy.
14: Economic Inequality.
15: Education.
16: Energy Production.
17: Environmental Protection and Conservation.
18: Eugenics.
19: Evolution and Creationism.
20: Extraordinary Rendition.
21: Farming—Livestock.
22: Gambling.
23: Genetic Engineering.
24: Homelessness.
25: Homosexuality.
26: Illegal/Undocumented Immigration.
27: Minimum Wage.
28: Obesity.
29: Organ Donation.
30: Police Use of Force.
31: Pornography.
32: Poverty and Social Welfare.
33: Prayer and Religious Observance.
34: Religious Freedom.
35: Reproductive Services and Infertility.
36: Right to Die/Physician-assisted Suicide.
37: Same-Sex Marriage.
38: Second Amendment (Right to Bear Arms).
39: Sex Education in Public Schools.
40: Sin Taxes.
41: Surveillance.
42: Terrorism and Counterterrorism.
43: Torture and Extreme Interrogation Techniques.
44: Transgender Issues.
Selected Bibliography.
About the Editor and Contributors.
Index.