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ERIC Number: EJ350002
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0092-055X
Introducing Social Class: An Update on a Teaching Technique.
Thompson, Robert
Teaching Sociology, v15 n1 p76-79 Jan 1987
Presents a classroom exercise which asks undergraduates to assign a social class ranking to nine family names which stereotypically represent ethnic groups. Students are also asked to rate the degree to which they believe social class can be inferred from ethnic family names. Presents results from several years of data collection in different areas of the country. (JDH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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Language: English
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