Westover Adult Nonfiction
Apr 3, 2019
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.
200 pages ; 22 cm.
9780737738971 , 0737738960 , 9780737738964 , 0737738979
Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-190) and index.
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.
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
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.MLA Citation (style guide)
Laney, Dawn. Hunting. Detroit: Thomson/Gale, 2008. Print.
Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Grouped Work ID:
|Last Sierra Extract Time||Nov 15, 2019 01:56:23 PM|
|Last File Modification Time||Nov 15, 2019 02:00:13 PM|
|Last Grouped Work Modification Time||Nov 15, 2019 01:56:26 PM|
|LEADER||04095cam a2200493 a 4500|
|008||071220s2008 miu b 001 0 eng d|
|700||1|||a Laney, Dawn.|
|092||0|||a 799.2 HUNTI|
|650||0|||a Hunting|x Moral and ethical aspects.|
|650||0|||a Hunting|x Philosophy.|
|020|||a 9780737738971 |q (pbk.)|
|020|||a 0737738960 |q (hardcover)|
|020|||a 9780737738964 |q (hardcover)|
|020|||a 0737738979 |q (pbk.)|
|504|||a Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-190) and index.|
|505||0||0|||t Why consider opposing viewpoints? --|t Introduction --|t Ch. 1. Does hunting have a place in the twenty-first century? 1. Hunting is a natural, ethical, and healthy undertaking /|r Ward M. Clark ; 2. Hunting is morally permissible only when it is necessary for human survival /|r Mark Rowlands ; 3. Modern hunters are stewards of wildlife and the environment /|r Randall L. Eaton ; 4. Hunting is murder /|r Gary Yourofsky ; 5. Childhood hunting skills make better soldiers /|r Brian Donlon ; 6. Hunting is recruiting to slaughter defenseless wildlife /|r Heidi Prescott ; Periodical bibliography --|t Ch. 2. How have modern technological advances affected hunting? 1. Technological advances can improve hunting skills /|r Jim Zumbo ; 2. Use of high-tech gadgets diminishes hunting skills /|r Jim Carmichel ; 3. Internet hunting can be a useful application of technology for the disabled /|r Steven Christian ; 4. Canned and internet hunting are ethically wrong /|r The Humane Society of the United States ; Periodical bibliography --|t Ch. 3. Is hunting an important part of wildlife maintenance? 1. Hunting plays a crucial role in maintaining natural habitats and the environment /|r Sharon Levy ; 2. Hunting is destructive to the environment, ecology, and biology /|r Anne Muller, interview by Yong Chau ; 3. Hunting makes significant contributions to wildlife protections /|r Hal Herring ; 4. Hunting contributes to animal species extinction /|r Jane Goodall ; 5. Hunting provides an economic motive for maintaining wildlife habitats /|r Bob Holmes ; 6. Hunting destroys the natural population ratio of the hunted animal /|r Jeremy Alcorn ; Periodical bibliography --|t Ch. 4. Is hunting a form of cruelty to animals? 1. Sport hunting is an unnecessary form of cruelty to animals /|r People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals ; 2. Sport hunting is not unnecessarily cruel to animals /|r Mike Lapierre ; 3. Animals have value and are not human resources to be hunted /|r Cass R. Sunstein ; 4. When done ethically, hunting can be humane /|r Mary Zeiss Stange ; 5. Humans ought to use nature to serve their own needs /|r Tibor R. Machan ; Periodical bibliography --|t For further discussion --|t Organizations to contact --|t Bibliography of books --|t Index|
|520|||a 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.|
|260|||a Detroit :|b Thomson/Gale,|c c2008.|
|300|||a 200 p. ;|c 22 cm.|
|490||1|||a Opposing viewpoints series|
|830||0|||a Opposing viewpoints series (Unnumbered).|
|245||0||0|||a Hunting /|c Dawn Laney, book editor.|
|903|||a OCLC Holdings Updated 20110802|
|035|||a (OCoLC)184944680|z (OCoLC)154682075|z (OCoLC)154682079|
|040|||a ABC|c ABC|d ABC|d JED|d QBX|d BTCTA|d BAKER|d YDXCP|d CDX|d VIA|
|082||0||4|||a 799.2|2 22|
|092||0||4|||a 799.2 HUNTI|
|898|||a English qEnglish|
|994|||a C0|b VIA|
|998||4|||a ITS63.1 20080523162041 pmy 2483 |b LDR74.2 20100406234504 ITSA |b ITS63.1 20080603155657 pmy 2483 |b ITS63.1 20080523162041 pmy 2483|
|998|||e -|d a |a wan|
|989|||y .i13501379|i 202032981320|l wan|s -|k |u 7|x 2|w 0|v 1|t 1|z 01-26-11|d 04-03-2019 14:10|o -|