The Issues Series Audio Program provides the audio for all listening exercises. This academic listening and speaking series uses original National Public Radio broadcasts to provide a context for listening comprehension and discussion. As students develop listening strategies and critical thinking skills, they also learn to integrate grammar and vocabulary activities into their everyday speech and writing.
Face the Issue helps intermediate and advanced students develop listening and critica....
[show more]l thinking skills. Each unit is based on an authentic radio broadcast from NPR. Students develop essential listening strategies. Language & concepts are integrated through follow-up critical thinking activities. This new edition features six new units on topical issues such as beauty, art, immigration, gender roles, the environment and the elderly.