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ADHDWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

ADHD: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Stephen P. Hinshaw and Katherine Ellison

Published in Print: 
26 November 2015
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569122
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190223809.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190223809
Rates of diagnosis of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are skyrocketing, throughout America and the rest of the world. U.S. rates of youth diagnosis have increased 40% from ... More
AdvertisingWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Advertising: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Mara Einstein

Published in Print: 
28 September 2017
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569368
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190625887.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190625887
3000. That's the number of marketing messages the average American confronts on a daily basis from TV commercials, magazine and newspaper print ads, radio commercials, pop-up ads on gaming ... More
AfghanistanWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Afghanistan: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Barnett R. Rubin

Published in Print: 
08 October 2020
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569290
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190496630.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190496630
Afghanistan, a landlocked country in Central Asia, has improbably been at the center of international geopolitics for four decades. After the Soviet Union invaded in 1980, Afghanistan ... More
Agricultural and Food ControversiesWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Agricultural and Food Controversies: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

F. Bailey Norwood, Michelle S. Calvo-Lorenzo, Sarah Lancaster, and Pascal A. Oltenacu

Published in Print: 
22 January 2015
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569924
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780199368433.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199368433
The public is more interested in agricultural and food issues than ever before, as is evident in the many agricultural controversies debated in the media. Why is it that some people embrace ... More
Al Qaeda, the Islamic State, and the Global Jihadist MovementWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Al Qaeda, the Islamic State, and the Global Jihadist Movement: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Daniel Byman

Published in Print: 
01 October 2015
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569092
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190217259.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190217259
On the morning of September 11, 2001, the entire world was introduced to Al Qaeda and its enigmatic leader, Osama bin Laden. But the organization that changed the face of terrorism forever ... More
The Alt-RightWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

The Alt-Right: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

George Hawley

Published in Print: 
07 March 2019
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569696
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190905194.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190905194
In recent years, the so-called Alt-Right, a white nationalist movement, has grown at an alarming rate. Taking advantage of high levels of racial polarization, the Alt-Right seeks to ... More
Alzheimer's Disease and DementiaWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Steven R. Sabat

Published in Print: 
26 April 2018
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569313
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190603106.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190603106
Alzheimer’s is swiftly on the rise: it is estimated that every 67 seconds, someone develops the disease. For many, the words ‘Alzheimer’s disease’ or ‘dementia’ immediately denote severe ... More
The AmazonWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

The Amazon: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Mark J. Plotkin

Published in Print: 
23 June 2020
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569511
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190668297.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190668297
The Amazon is a land of superlatives. The complex ecosystem covers an area about the size of the continental U.S. The Amazon River discharges 57 million gallons of water per second--in two ... More
American Higher Education in Crisis?What Everyone Needs to Know®

American Higher Education in Crisis?: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Goldie Blumenstyk

Published in Print: 
13 November 2014
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569931
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780199374090.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199374090
American higher education is at a crossroads. Technological innovations and disruptive market forces are buffeting colleges and universities at the very time their financial structure grows ... More
Animal RightsWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Animal Rights: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Paul Waldau

Published in Print: 
10 February 2011
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569986
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780199739974.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199739974
In this compelling volume in the What Everyone Needs to Know series, Paul Waldau expertly navigates the many heated debates surrounding the complex and controversial animal rights movement. ... More
AntarcticaWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Antarctica: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

David Day

Published in Print: 
27 June 2019
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569429
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190641320.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190641320
Part of the What Everyone Needs to Know® series, David Day's book on Antarctica examines the most forbidding and formidably inaccessible continent on Earth. Antarctica was first discovered ... More
AntibioticsWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Antibiotics: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Mary E. Wilson

Published in Print: 
22 August 2019
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569504
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190663414.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190663414
A STIRRING EXAMINATION OF A LOOMING CRISIS Virtually everyone has taken antibiotics. They can be lifesavers -- or they can be useless. But what are they? How are they used? And what ... More
AntiquitiesWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Antiquities: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Maxwell L. Anderson

Published in Print: 
26 January 2017
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569344
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190614928.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190614928
The destruction of ancient monuments and artworks by the Taliban in Afghanistan and the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria has shocked observers worldwide. Yet iconoclastic erasures of the ... More
The Arab UprisingsWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

The Arab Uprisings: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

James Gelvin

Published in Print: 
23 July 2015
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569108
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190222741.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190222741
Beginning in December 2010 popular revolt swept through the Middle East, shocking the world and ushering in a period of unprecedented unrest. Protestors took to the streets to demand ... More
The ArcticWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

The Arctic: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Klaus Dodds and Mark Nuttall

Published in Print: 
08 August 2019
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569443
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190649814.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190649814
As the threat of global climate change becomes a reality, many look to the Arctic Ocean to predict coming environmental phenomena. There, the consequences of Earth's warming trend are most ... More
Artificial IntelligenceWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Artificial Intelligence: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Jerry Kaplan

Published in Print: 
24 November 2016
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569306
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190602383.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190602383
Over the coming decades, Artificial Intelligence will profoundly impact the way we live, work, wage war, play, seek a mate, educate our young, and care for our elderly. It is likely to ... More
AtheismWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Atheism: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Michael Ruse

Published in Print: 
26 February 2015
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569894
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780199334599.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199334599
Over the last decade, "New Atheists" such as Sam Harris, Richard Dawkins, and Christopher Hitchens have pushed the issue of atheism to the forefront of public discussion. Yet very few of ... More
AuthoritarianismWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Authoritarianism: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Erica Frantz

Published in Print: 
15 November 2018
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569641
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190880194.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190880194
Despite the spread of democratization following the Cold War’s end, all signs indicate that we are currently seeing a resurgence of authoritarianism. Around forty percent of the world’s ... More
Behavioral FinanceWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Behavioral Finance: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

H. Kent Baker, Greg Filbeck, and John R. Nofsinger

Published in Print: 
16 June 2019
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569634
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190868741.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190868741
People tend to be penny wise and pound foolish and cry over spilt milk, even though we are taught to do neither. Focusing on the present at the expense of the future and basing decisions on ... More
The BibleWhat Everyone Needs to Know ®

The Bible: What Everyone Needs to Know ®  

Michael Coogan

Published in Print: 
28 January 2021
Published Online: 
03 December 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569962
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780199383047.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199383047
The Bible is the most influential book in Western history. As the foundational text of Judaism and Christianity, the Bible has been interpreted and reinterpreted over millennia, utilized ... More

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