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Controversies of the Music Industry: (Contemporary Controversies)This work presents 12 of the most volatile ethical issues facing the music industry. Real-life examples depict both sides of each controversy, and the list of resources provides tools for readers who wish to pursue the controversies further. Primary sources including court cases and excerpts from speeches help students build critical thinking skills in current issues, persuasive writing, and debate classes.Among the controversies noted is the growing oligopoly of a few multinational music compan…

Tales of a Fourth Grade NothingThis work presents 12 of the most volatile ethical issues facing the music industry. Real-life examples depict both sides of each controversy, and the list of resources provides tools for readers who wish to pursue the controversies further. Primary sources including court cases and excerpts from speeches help students build critical thinking skills in current issues, persuasive writing, and debate classes.Among the controversies noted is the growing oligopoly of a few multinational music compan…

Creation and Time: A Biblical and Scientific Perspective on the Creation-Date Controversy“IN THE BEGINNING GOD CREATED THE HEAVENS AND THE EARTH.”-Genesis 1:1 One of the most commonly held beliefs among Christians and nonChristians alike is that science and Scripture absolutely and irreconcilably contradict each other about the age of the earth. While most scientists affirm an “old universe” theory, may Christians favor a “young universe” interpretation and somewhere in between, million of devout Christian who respect scientific finding are deeply and painfully torn. “How can we …

[(Controversies of the Music Industry)] [Author: Richard D. Barnet] published on (September, 2001)“IN THE BEGINNING GOD CREATED THE HEAVENS AND THE EARTH.”-Genesis 1:1 One of the most commonly held beliefs among Christians and nonChristians alike is that science and Scripture absolutely and irreconcilably contradict each other about the age of the earth. While most scientists affirm an “old universe” theory, may Christians favor a “young universe” interpretation and somewhere in between, million of devout Christian who respect scientific finding are deeply and painfully torn. “How can we …

The Way I Am Chart topping-and headline-making-rap artist Eminem shares his private reflections, drawings, handwritten lyrics, and photographs in his New York Times bestseller The Way I Am Fiercely intelligent, relentlessly provocative, and prodigiously gifted, Eminem is known as much for his enigmatic persona as for being the fastest-selling rap artist and the first rapper to ever win an Oscar. Everyone wants to know what Eminem is really like-after the curtains go down. In The Way I Am, Eminem writes can…

Evidence of Harm: Mercury in Vaccines and the Autism Epidemic: A Medical Controversy Chart topping-and headline-making-rap artist Eminem shares his private reflections, drawings, handwritten lyrics, and photographs in his New York Times bestseller The Way I Am Fiercely intelligent, relentlessly provocative, and prodigiously gifted, Eminem is known as much for his enigmatic persona as for being the fastest-selling rap artist and the first rapper to ever win an Oscar. Everyone wants to know what Eminem is really like-after the curtains go down. In The Way I Am, Eminem writes can…

The Billionaire's Vinegar: The Mystery of the World's Most Expensive Bottle of WineThe New York Times bestseller, updated with a new epilogue, that tells the true story of a 1787 Château Lafite Bordeaux—supposedly owned by Thomas Jefferson—that sold for $156,000 at auction and of the eccentrics whose lives intersected with it. Was it truly entombed in a Paris cellar for two hundred years? Or did it come from a secret Nazi bunker? Or from the moldy basement of a devilishly brilliant con artist? As Benjamin Wallace unravels the mystery, we meet a gallery of intriguing playe…

Persian Nights (William Abrahams Book)“Funny, incisive, frightening and eminently skillful.”—New York TimesThe year is 1978, the tumultuous period leading up to the Iranian Revolution. While visiting Iran with her husband, Chloe Fowler is left to travel alone after he is summoned home. Much to her surprise, she finds herself drawn to the country, intoxicated by each unfamiliar sight that reminds her how far from home she really is, both comforted and unsettled by the group of foreign and Iranian physicians and their wives who t…

The Production of Culture in the Music Industry: The Ascap-BMI Controversy“Funny, incisive, frightening and eminently skillful.”—New York TimesThe year is 1978, the tumultuous period leading up to the Iranian Revolution. While visiting Iran with her husband, Chloe Fowler is left to travel alone after he is summoned home. Much to her surprise, she finds herself drawn to the country, intoxicated by each unfamiliar sight that reminds her how far from home she really is, both comforted and unsettled by the group of foreign and Iranian physicians and their wives who t…