What is the Opposing Viewpoint series?
The Opposing Viewpoints series of books covers controversial contemporary topics, such as abortion and gun control. Each Opposing Viewpoints title explores a specific issue by placing expert opinions in a unique pro/con format. The viewpoints are selected from a wide range of respected and often hard-to-find sources and publications. The books are published by Greenhaven Press.
You can locate Opposing Viewpoints book titles by conducting a "words or phrase" search of Baker College's book catalog using the keywords "Opposing Viewpoints".
However, you can also locate viewpoints and information found in the Opposing Viewpoints book series by searching the Opposing Viewpoints in Context (Gale) database. This database covers all of the topics, issues, and viewpoints covered in the book series and also provides up-to-date information on each topic from magazines, newspapers, journals, and other multimedia sources. It is an excellent place to get started when conducting research on a current issue.
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