Social Issues

A social issue is a problem that influences a considerable number of the individuals within a society. It is often the consequence of factors extending beyond an individual's social issue is the source of a conflicting opinion on the grounds of what is perceived as a morally just personal life or societal order.

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New Releases Tagged "Social Issues"

Nightcrawling
TJ Powar Has Something to Prove
The Silence That Binds Us
The Civil War of Amos Abernathy
The Lesbiana's Guide to Catholic School
Burn Down, Rise Up
Outdoor Kids in an Inside World: Getting Your Family Out of the House and Radically Engaged with Nature
Hollow Fires
Small Town Pride
Answers in the Pages
Take My Hand
Nightcrawling
The Hate U Give (The Hate U Give, #1)
What's Mine and Yours
Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother's Will to Survive
We Are Not Like Them
Assembly
Ain't Burned All the Bright
Scarlet Carnation
Girl Gone Mad
The Midwife Murders
Invisible Child: Poverty, Survival & Hope in an American City
Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents
Concrete Rose (The Hate U Give, #0)
Whisper Network
Clotho's Loom by Shawn StJeanThe China-America Alliance by Jack C. WestmanTales of the Astonishing Black Spark by Charlie J. EskewThe Grapes of Wrath by John SteinbeckAtlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand
Timely Novels
39 books — 47 voters
Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamilloWith the Fire on High by Elizabeth AcevedoThe Benefits of Being an Octopus by Ann BradenThe Good Dream by Donna VanLiereMunmun by Jesse Andrews
lower class kids
13 books — 3 voters

A Wizard of Earthsea by Ursula K. Le GuinHowl’s Moving Castle by Diana Wynne JonesThe Hobbit by J.R.R. TolkienCharmed Life by Diana Wynne JonesStardust by Neil Gaiman
Middle-Class Fantasy
62 books — 45 voters
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee1984 by George OrwellThe Poisonwood Bible by Barbara KingsolverThe Grapes of Wrath by John SteinbeckAnimal Farm by George Orwell
Literature of Social Change
429 books — 348 voters


The Hate U Give (The Hate U Give, #1)
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness
Between the World and Me
Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City
Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption
So You Want to Talk About Race
White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism
How to Be an Antiracist
We Should All Be Feminists
Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting by in America
To Kill a Mockingbird
Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis
Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents
The Handmaid's Tale (The Handmaid's Tale, #1)
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They had supported him ... for freedom's sake, they would have said; meaning as do all men who mouth that catchword, freedom for themselves and their own class. ...more
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