Welcome to Delaware County Community College Library's Argumentative/Persuasive Research Guide!
Controversial issues are often the topics for a persuasive speech, position paper or argumentative essay. This guide has organized resources needed to conduct research for an assignment that requires you to argue, debate, or be persuasive on a topic. If you need help finding or researching a controversial topic, please contact a reference librarian.
There are numerous controversial or pro/con topics to choose from. Some examples are: