CQ Global Researcher provides definitive, in-depth coverage of global affairs from a number of international viewpoints. Available online, CQ Global Researcher offers focused readable, single-topic reports on vital world issues. CQ Global Researcher provides a comprehensive snapshot of today's most pressing issues. Each single-themed, 12,000-word CQ Global Researcher report is researched and written by an experienced observer of the given issue. The consistent, reader-friendly organization provides researchers with an introductory overview; background and assessment of the current situation; pro/con statements from representatives of opposing positions; chronology on the topic, followed by short features for extensive context; a sampling of related international perspectives; maps and graphs; bibliographies of key sources; next steps for additional reading; and author profiles.