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Writing a paper on a controversial topic? Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center is the perfect place to start your research. Opposing Viewpoints is a comprehensive database containing reference sources, news, academic journals articles, statistics, and pro/con viewpoints that will expose you to diverging arguments about a topic and give you the tools you need to write a well-informed essay on your chosen social issue. By searching in the subject guide or clicking one of the popular topics, you can view all of the information about a particular issue. To narrow your search even further, use the advanced search function.Whether you’re researching gun control, animal rights, democracy in the Middle East, or another hot topic, Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center can provide you with a plenitude of information to get you started on your paper.
It’s a great source for generating paper topics and for getting started on a large project on a controversial issue.
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