I don't have a preference. It all depends on the situation.
I choose these depending on the situation. Sometimes I don't want to show all details in the background plus make the section view clear, then I take a sliced view or section view to certain depth. And other times a full standard view.
I'm with Deepak and Glenn, it depends.
In the end it comes down to what provides the relevant information in the clearest and most easily understood manner. You want to avoid having so much extraneous information that you cause confusion.