ERIC Number: EJ266331
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Jul
Reference Count: 0
The Commons Game: An Exercise in Resource Allocation.
Hope, Christine A.; Stover, Ronald G.
Teaching Sociology, v9 n4 p383-99 Jul 1982
Describes a nine-week exercise based on Hardin's concept of "the commons" designed to teach college sociology students about the structural constraints on individual decision-making concerning resource use. The theoretical background and simulation set-up of the exercise are discussed. (Author/AM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A