This edition in the At Issue series offers readers a comprehensive look at the issues surrounding alcohol abuse. The title explores the impact of alcohol consumption on health, the state of underage drinking and the effectiveness of a legalized drinking age, whether or not alcoholism can be considered a disease, the effectiveness of step programs in addressing alcohol abuse, and the long-term effects of alcoholic parents on their children.
"These books are an excellent source for middle and high school readers to enhance their critical thinking skills. They could easily be used as jumping off points for research projects and debate topics."
--American Reference Books Annual, 2012
Price: US $24.45