ERIC Number: EJ580664
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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The Chairs Game--Competition versus Cooperation: The Sociological Uses of Musical Chairs.
Takata, Susan R.
Teaching Sociology, v25 n3 p200-6 Jul 1997
Contends that the game of "musical chairs" demonstrates how students learn about competition versus cooperation as well as a variety of sociological concepts and theories. Outlines material requirements and rules for playing the game, and suggests methods for post-game debriefings. Notes sociological applications and implications that can be derived from the game. (DSK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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