The Music Industry (Introducing Issues with Opposing Viewpoints)

By Jill Hamilton

"This name from the long-running Introducing concerns with Opposing Viewpoints sequence makes use of a pro-con layout to supply up disparate voices - from quite a few resources - on a number of dilemmas."

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