Global Issues In Context supports global awareness and provides a global perspective while tying together a wealth of authoritative content, empowering learners to critically analyze and understand the most important issues of the modern world.
Integrating news, global viewpoints, reference materials, country information, primary source documents, videos, statistics, and more in a single search—Global Issues In Context is updated daily and offers 250 different country topic pages and more than 400 Issue pages. Exclusive to Global Issues In Context, Global Issues Viewpoints contains more than 3,000 exclusive commentaries that provide background and guidance on significant topics.
Still not convinced? See how Kasey Garrison, lecturer & children’s specialization coordinator, feels about Global Issues In Context:
“This database covers an awesome gamut of social studies and science topics and resources from Euroskepticism to South China Sea disputes to female circumcision. The information is kept very up-to-date and features global news providers, giving the topics a huge breadth of international coverage and perspectives . . . The database as a whole is comprehensive and advanced, making it good research practice for upper secondary students graduating to higher education. This database offers opportunities to scaffold novice researchers and develop their information-seeking skills and understanding of these unique global issues.”
– School Library Connection, June 2017
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