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            Artificial Intelligence
             

            Artificial Intelligence (PDF ebook – 450th edition)

            Edited by Healey, Justin

            Artificial intelligence (AI) is already transforming the way we live, work, communicate and travel. However, along with the potential to improve our quality of life, AI and the use of robots and automation risks compromising human rights and freedoms. We all need to understand ho...w this technology is being developed, used and regulated. What is AI, how does it work, and what are the benefits and ethical concerns? Also includes: worksheets and activities, fast facts, glossary, web links, index.
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            ISBN 9781922274014
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            Language en
            Published NZ 28 Jan 2020
            Publisher THE SPINNEY PRESS
            Interest Age Adults / General
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            Australia's Energy Debate
              

            Australia's Energy Debate (PDF ebook – 454th edition)

            Edited by Healey, Justin

            A secure supply of affordable, reliable and sustainable energy is essential to Australia's future growth and prosperity. What are the pros and cons of the various energy options? Are we adapting quickly enough to renewables or clinging too long to fossil fuels in order to counter... the impacts of greenhouse gas emissions on climate change? Australia's energy policy debate is far from settled - how should we power into the future? Also includes: worksheets and activities, fast facts, glossary, web links, index.
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            ISBN 9781922274090
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            Language en
            Published NZ 28 Jan 2020
            Publisher THE SPINNEY PRESS
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Drug Use and Harm Reduction
              

            Drug Use and Harm Reduction (PDF ebook – 453rd edition)

            Edited by Healey, Justin

            Explores ethical, legal and medical pros and cons in the drugs policy debate, featuring the topical issue of pill testing. Does testing give young people a false sense of security and promote risky drug use, when there is actually no safe level at which these substances can be ta...ken? Or are harm reduction approaches simply about saving lives and giving drug users a safety net? Also includes: worksheets and activities, fast facts, glossary, web links, index.
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            ISBN 9781922274076
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            Published NZ 28 Jan 2020
            Publisher THE SPINNEY PRESS
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            Conserving Native Forests
              

            Conserving Native Forests (PDF ebook – 452nd edition)

            Edited by Healey, Justin

            Looks at the current state of the world's forests and progress towards more sustainable forest conservation. It also focuses on how Australia is managing and conserving its own native forests. Topics include forestry protection policies; tree clearing and logging regulation; habi...tat destruction and species loss; and forestry certification, practices and plantations. What are the sustainable solutions to deforestation and forest management - how do we see the forests for the trees? Also includes: worksheets and activities, fast facts, glossary, web links, index.
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            ISBN 9781922274052
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            Language en
            Published NZ 28 Jan 2020
            Publisher THE SPINNEY PRESS
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            Masculinity and Male Identity
              

            Masculinity and Male Identity (PDF ebook – 449th edition)

            Edited by Healey, Justin

            Explores the masculine stereotypes which sustain gender inequality, focussing on traditional male gender roles, toxic masculinity, misogyny and attitudes which promote violence and disrespect towards women. Also addresses the impacts of traditional masculine norms on men's health... and wellbeing, encouraging positive, healthier masculinities. Also includes: worksheets and activities, fast facts, glossary, web links, index.
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            ISBN 9781925339994
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            Published NZ 28 Jan 2020
            Publisher THE SPINNEY PRESS
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            Activism and Protest
              

            Activism and Protest (PDF ebook – 451st edition)

            Edited by Healey, Justin

            This topic examines protest movements, rights and protections, and explores how activism can influence public opinion and hold governments and business accountable. Is the current climate of protest growing hotter for social change? Is Australia witnessing a rising tide of activi...sm which is shifting power to the people? Also includes: worksheets and activities, fast facts, glossary, web links, index.
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            ISBN 9781922274038
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            Published NZ 28 Jan 2020
            Publisher THE SPINNEY PRESS
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