ERIC Number: EJ588724
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Using Campus Crime Statistics in Classroom Discussions of Official Measures of Crime.
Wright, Richard A.
Teaching Sociology, v26 n1 p49-56 Jan 1998
Observes that many undergraduate students find standard lectures on official measures of crime to be rather dry. Discusses a technique to help make police measures more relevant to students through the integration of campus crime statistics into criminology courses. Includes a discussion of potential drawbacks, and provides a sample student worksheet. (DSK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A