Policy oriented literature from the social sciences, including law, the military, political science, international law and relations, as well as reports and commentary on public affairs from the serious general press. Includes scholarly articles as well as commentary and opinion.
Contextual information and opinions on hundreds of today's hottest social issues, featuring continuously updated viewpoints, topic overviews, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites.
Full text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. The database provides more than 290 topics, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument), counterpoint (opposing argument), and Critical Thinking Guide. The database also offers guides to debate, developing arguments and writing position papers.