ERIC Number: EJ580670
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Teaching the Sociology of Sport: Using a Comic Strip in the Classroom.
Snyder, Eldon E.
Teaching Sociology, v25 n3 p239-43 Jul 1997
Observes that contemporary sociology pays little attention to the narrative and graphic aspects of comic strips. Presents classroom experiences using "Gil Thorpe," a comic strip with an ongoing storyline about suburban high school athletics, and gives reasons for the effectiveness of this instructional tool in the sociology of sport. (DSK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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