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ERIC Number: EJ615686
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-1049-0965
Using "World Series Shares" To Fight Free Riding in Group Projects.
Maranto, Robert; Gresham, April
PS: Political Science and Politics, v31 n4 p789-91 Dec 1998
Explains that one way to overcome free riding (when some members of a group shirk their responsibilities, leaving others to complete the work) is the "Knickrehm Method", in which the professor grades the group project and students can gain or lose points based upon peer evaluations. Describes two trials of the Knickrehm Method. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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