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WR 115 College Writing: Pro/Con and Statistics

Finding Opposing Viewpoints

Finding opposing viewpoints can sometimes be difficult.  Words like "pro" and "con" rarely work.  Sometimes entering terms that suggest a particular point of view can help.  Here are some terms you might want to consider adding to your search.  

  • Advocates
  • Supporters
  • Proponents
  • Appropriate
  • Opponents
  • Dissenters
  • Excessive
  • Misguided
  • Mistaken
  • Ill-conceived
  • Inappropriate
  • Correct
  • Useful
  • Harmful
  • Myth
  • Rash

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