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Achieving Social Change

Reading Level: Gr. 6 Interest Level: Gr 5-9+

This series tells the stories of important social reforms brought about in history by activism, and which are still of concern today. Each book takes a revealing new approach to social activism, seen from the perspective of those inside the campaigns and describing the changing tactics used to achieve change at different times. From abolishing slavery to protecting the planet, stories of key movements and change-makers will motivate readers to think about the achievements of activists from the past and consider how they can be applied to activism today. Free downloadable Teacher's Guide.

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Working Toward Abolishing Poverty - HC
Working Toward Abolishing Poverty - HC
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Working Toward Abolishing Slavery - HC
Working Toward Abolishing Slavery - HC
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Working Toward Achieving Civil Rights - HC
Working Toward Achieving Civil Rights - HC
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Working Toward Achieving Workers
Working Toward Achieving Workers' Rights - HC
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Working Toward Gaining Equality for Women - HC
Working Toward Gaining Equality for Women - HC
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Working Toward Protecting the Planet - HC
Working Toward Protecting the Planet - HC
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Working Toward Abolishing Poverty - PB
Working Toward Abolishing Poverty - PB
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Huge numbers of people in developing countries and up to one quarter of populations in developed countries live below the poverty line.
Working Toward Abolishing Slavery - PB
Working Toward Abolishing Slavery - PB
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This book focuses on the slave trade that took more than 12 million captured Africans to the Americas to be owned and worked in cruel and inhuman conditions.
Working Toward Achieving Civil Rights - PB
Working Toward Achieving Civil Rights - PB
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People often associate civil rights with the campaign in the late 1950s and 1960s to achieve social and political equality and freedom for black Americans in the United States.
Working Toward Achieving Workers
Working Toward Achieving Workers' Rights - PB
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The right to be paid for work, to have time off, and to work in a safe environment might seem to us as guaranteed, but throughout history people worldwide have had to campaign and fight for these rights.
Working Toward Gaining Equality for Women - PB
Working Toward Gaining Equality for Women - PB
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Women make up about half the world's population, but women worldwide have had to fight for equal rights - to be able to vote, do the same jobs as men for the same rate of pay, own property, and have the same opportunities in education.
Working Toward Protecting the Planet - PB
Working Toward Protecting the Planet - PB
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This book looks at the impact of environmental activists, from John Muir to Rachel Carson, and the events that had wide-ranging impact, such as the Santa Barbara oil spill, the Standing Rock Sioux protest, and the campaigns by Indigenous communities around the world.



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