Skip to main content
click map TCC Home TCC Library Home

Public Speaking (COMM 1113): Persuasive Speech

Learn about the best sources for informative and persuasive speeches.


General Topic Sources



Click on title series name below to find a book of oro/con essays on a specific topic available in the Library on various campuses :
Each of these series of titles cover hot social and current issues with essays advocating various viewpoints.
Each book in the series has chapters with a major question on the topic followed by essays written by subject experts and individuals
with varying opinions in response to the question.

Current Controversies (title list on a variety of topics)
Each book can be checked out for two weeks and is renewable in the fall and spring semester.
Cover Image

At Issue (see title list within series)
This series is more focused on specific issue within a broad controversial topic such as "Alternatives to Prisons."

Cover Art image

Opposing Viewpoints (see titles in series)
Explore your topic with essays with various opinions in a balanced pro/con debate in each book
Cover Art image

Metro Campus Library: 918.595.7172 | Northeast Campus Library: 918.595.7501 | Southeast Campus Library: 918.595.7701 | West Campus Library: 918.595.8010
email: Library Website Technical Help | TCC Acceptable Use Policy | MyTCC | © 2020 Tulsa Community College