ERIC Number: EJ364232
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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The Many Faces of Sociology: Ambivalence and Conflict in Graduate Education.
Godino, Victoria J.; Brents, Barbara G.
American Sociologist, v18 n1 p53-57 Spr 1987
Addresses how the ambivalence of sociology affects students' understanding of it. Contends that this ambivalence affects the usefulness of sociology as a discipline and sociologists' attitudes towards their profession in addition to creating problems in applying a sociological perspective to everyday life. Concludes that one possible solution is to improve theoretical training. (Author/DH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Learner; Opinion Papers
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