ERIC Number: EJ286006
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Evaluating an Attempt at Relevance: The Use of News Item Analysis in Introductory Sociology.
Unnithan, N. Prabha; Scheuble, Laurie K.
Teaching Sociology, v10 n3 p399-405 Apr 1983
A version of Tobin's framework for analyzing newspaper news items was used and evaluated in a college-level introductory sociology course. The results showed that students viewed the analysis assignment positively, increased their media consumption as a result of it, and found it a useful technique for applying sociological concepts. (Author/RM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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