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ENGL1010/ENGL0870

Opposing Viewpoints

Opposing Viewpoints (Gale in Context)

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Search for information on a variety of social issues by using the thousands of viewpoint articles and topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles from national and international sources, primary source documents, court cases, biographies and profiles, statistics, images, videos, podcasts, audio files, and links to evaluated websites.

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  • Your results will be sorted by Type: Viewpoints, academic journals, primary sources, statistics, images, videos, audio, news, magazines, reference, websites
  • Clicking on a content type above a box will get you to more documents of that type.
  • You can filter your results by date published, subject, document type, or by searching within the list of results.  You can also limit to peer-reviewed journal articles.

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  • Selecting the Browse Issues tab will take you to an extensive list of topics. 
  • You can use the drop-down menu at the top to narrow the topics by subject, or you can scroll though the alphabetical list.
  • Selecting a topic will take you to a page that gives an overview of the issue and links to documents related to the topic.
  • The list in the On This Page Box will take you to those sections on the page.
  • Clicking on View All # at the top of a box will take you to a list of the documents of that type.

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