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Answered By: Suzanne Schriefer, Criminal Justice & Paralegal Librarian
Last Updated: Dec 19, 2014     Views: 94

CQ Researcher database

Content:

The highly skilled and experienced journalists at CQ Researcher publish in-depth, heavily researched reports on current social and political topics.  Each report includes the following sections:

  • overview,
  • historical background,
  • chronology,
  • pro/con feature,
  • plus resources for additional research.   

All reports include extensive bibliographies.  This is a great resource for information on any "hot button" issue and can be particularly useful to launch a research project on a current events issue.