Argumentative Essay Topics

Argumentative Essay Topics

Argumentative essay writing has never been an easy task for many students. The first challenge is to choose a good topic that can be debated and easy to manage. If you have no idea what to write about, the following list will be helpful. If you need personalized help with your argumentative essay writing, do not hesitate to contact us and we will assist you with choice of the topic and writing process. 

1. Should advertising be allowed?

On the one hand, advertising gives potential buyers some information about different products. On the other hand, advertising manipulates our thoughts, desires and actions.

2. Should it be a life imprisonment for especially dangerous criminals?

On the one hand, those criminals who are especially dangerous for our society have to be in prison during the whole their life.

On the other hand, it is uneconomical for the state to keep so many criminals in prison during the whole their life.

3. Should abortion be legal?

On the one hand, every woman has a right to plan how many children she wants.

On the other hand, it is a criminal offence to kill a human embryo.

4. Should it be one study program for all the schools?

On the one hand, it would be easier to transfer from one school to another school.

On the other hand, it is cool and great that you have a chance to choose what is more appropriate for you (or your children) in the dependence of your (or their) interests and intellectual level.

5. Should boys and girls study separately from each other?

On the one hand, boys and girls wouldn’t  distract each other during the studying process, if they went to different schools.

On the other hand, boys and girls need to learn how to communicate with members of  opposite sex.

6. Should it be any benefits for students from needy families?

On the one hand, poor students are in real need for material help and benefits.

On the other hand, all the students are adults an can earn money for themselves.

7. Should it be any monetary rewards for active students?

On the one hand, the university administration should stimulate a students’ activity. It’s great when students want to solve some problems connected with the studying process.

On the other hand, it is very difficult (or even impossible) to correctly calculate “a coefficient of efficiency' of students’ activity.

8. Should it be a uniform for each specialty in the universities?

On the one hand, it would be cool to see people in the street and know who they are.

On the other hand, every should have a right not to disclose such information about himself / herself to unacquainted people.

9. Should it be allowed to shoot rabid dogs?

On the one hand, mad dogs are mortally dangerous for all the people (especially for little children).

On the other hand, it is inhuman and cruel to kill animals because of their illness.

10. Should it be a school in every small village?

On the one hand, it is rather difficult to get to the next town (especially for little children).

On the other hand, it is uneconomical for the state to have a school in every small village.

11. Should free school meals be available to all the children?

On the one hand, to have dinner in time is necessary for children’s health.

On the other hand, many children often don’t like these free school meals and don’t eat them.

12. Should students pay a fine for skipping the lectures?

On the one hand, all the truants and quitters should be punished.

On the other hand, it wouldn’t be a real punishment for students from the rich families.