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Opposing Viewpoints in Context

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Thomson Gale
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Thomson Gale
Coverage:
New reference content is added on an ongoing basis, and new full-text periodical and newspaper articles are added every day.
Frequency of Updates:
New reference content is added on an ongoing basis, and new full-text periodical and newspaper articles are added every day.


Opposing viewpoints provides information on social issues, including viewpoint articles, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, links to websites, and full-text magazine and newspaper articles. There are also featured news and featured videos. The items in Opposing viewpoints are fully searchable, or you can browse by individual topics for lists of items concerning the issue, pro and con.

Topics include:
Abortion -- Advertising -- AIDS -- American housing collapse -- Animal experimentation -- Animal rights -- Animal rights movement -- Bioethics -- Birth control -- Capital punishment -- Censorship -- Child abuse -- Civil rights -- cloning -- Domestic violence -- Eating disorders -- Ecology -- Education -- Elderly issues -- Endangered species -- Environmentalism -- Feminism -- Gambling -- Gangs -- Gay parents -- Genetic engineering -- Gun control -- Health care issues -- Homeschooling -- Homosexuality -- Juvenile offenders -- Media Violence -- Medical Care -- Medical ethics -- Mental disorders -- Mental health -- Narcotics control -- Pollution -- Poverty -- Public assistance -- Race Relations -- Sex education -- Sexual behavior -- Sexuality -- Social values -- Suicide -- Teenage pregnancy -- Terrorism -- Torture -- United States Foreign relations -- Welfare reform -- Women's rights.

Number of Users:
unlimited
Resource Advocate:
Okada, Emily
SFX Source:
No
Federated Search:
No

IUB Library Subjects:
  • Good Behavior, Bad Behavior: Molecules to Morality Themester
  • Connectedness: Networks in a Complex World -- Themester
  • Making War, Making Peace: Themester
  • News & Current Events
  • Criminal Justice
  • Political Science

Library of Congress Subjects:

Popular culture--United States.
History, Modern--20th century.
History, Modern--21st century.
United States--Social conditions.
United States--Intellectual life.