Hot Topics: Set 2
Issues such as racism, immigration, and the protection of
civil liberties affect young people just as much as they affect their parents.
In some cases, they affect young people even more. Readers find the facts they
need to become informed about some of the most controversial topics in
contemporary culture. These facts are presented in an accessible tone without
condescension, making each volume a strong resource for young people navigating
these challenges. The vivid photographs and annotated quotes used throughout
make a strong impression on readers, enhancing this valuable reading experience.
• Charts and graphs present important, up-to-date statistics in an accessible way
• Questions are included to allow readers to discuss and debate what they found in the text, introducing readers to the importance of creating a dialogue about difficult topics
• Readers are encouraged to think critically about these controversial topics, forming their own opinions after being presented with information about every side of a sensitive issue