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Pro Con Arguments: Finding Both Sides of the Issue

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CQ Researcher

CQ Researcher provides award winning in-depth coverage of the most important issues of the day. Reports are written by experienced journalists, footnoted and professionally fact-checked. Full-length articles include an overview, historical background, chronology, pro/con feature, plus resources for additional research. Graphics, photos and short "sidebar" features round out the reports. Shorter "Hot Topics" articles provide a solid introduction to subjects most in demand by students.
Issues & Controversies

The Issues and Controversies database provides analyses and explanations of opposing points of view for more than 800 hot topics. The articles include chronologies, illustrations, maps, tables, sidebars, bibliographies, and more.


 
ProCon.org


The ProCon.org database presents controversial issues in a straightforward, nonpartisan primarily pro-con format.
Useful Books
Several publishers offer book series that address controversial issues and provide access to pro and con arguments.  Click on a link below to see a list of titles in each series available at Booth Library.

At Issue (Greenhaven Press)
Contemporary World Issues
Opposing Viewpoints
Point/Counterpoint
Reference Shelf
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