A broad variety of data on today’s most pressing social issues. For each topic, this database explores issues from multiple perspectives through pro/con viewpoint essays, topic overviews, articles, multimedia, statistics, and much more.
Resources presenting multiple sides of an issue to help students realize and develop persuasive arguments and essays, better understand controversial issues, and develop analytical thinking skills. Content Includes essays, leading political magazines from all sides of the political spectrum, newspapers, radio & TV news transcripts, primary source documents, reference books, and writing guides.
Extensive cultural and geographic information on the nations and territories of the world. Includes helpful language learning tools such as video language dictionaries showing native speakers pronouncing common words and phrases.