ERIC Number: EJ543716
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Challenging Ethnic Stereotypes: A Classroom Exercise.
Beeman, Mark; Volk, Robert W.
Teaching Sociology, v24 n3 p299-304 Jul 1996
Recounts a classroom exercise in which students examine archaic ethnic slurs aimed at white Europeans (biddy, Dutch bargain). They then consider why these are no longer in use. This leads to a comparison between U.S. immigrant groups of the past and the situation of current minorities. (MJP)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A