ERIC Number: EJ405154
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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A Chill in the College Classroom?
Allen, Bem P.; Niss, James F.
Phi Delta Kappan, v71 n8 p607-09 Apr 1990
Conducting research in university classrooms is difficult because the lecture method stifles discussion and limits opportunities to observe student/professor interactions. A recent study found that university classrooms are probably as chilly for minority students as they are for women. Bias against foreign students is less discernible. Study replications are needed. Includes five references. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Numerical/Quantitative Data
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