Hunting
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Detroit : Thomson/Gale, c2008.
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Westover Adult Nonfiction
799.2 HUNTI
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Each title explores a specific issue by placing expert opinions in a unique pro/con format, exposing readers to many sides of a debate which promotes issue awareness as well as critical thinking.
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200 pages ; 22 cm.
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English
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9780737738971 , 0737738960 , 9780737738964 , 0737738979

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-190) and index.
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Provides a collection of essays that offer varying viewpoints on the subject of hunting,covering such topics as whether it has a role in wildlife maintenance, how it has been affected by technological innovations, and whether it is a form of cruelty to animals.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Laney, D. (2008). Hunting. Detroit: Thomson/Gale.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Laney, Dawn. 2008. Hunting. Detroit: Thomson/Gale.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Laney, Dawn, Hunting. Detroit: Thomson/Gale, 2008.

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Laney, Dawn. Hunting. Detroit: Thomson/Gale, 2008. Print.

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