ERIC Number: EJ636146
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
A True Specialist: Teaching Sociology through a Service-Learning Project Involving the Construction of a Pit Latrine.
Roberts, Robin W.; Mason, J. Walter; Marler, Penny L.
Teaching Sociology, v27 n4 p407-16 Oct 1999
Describes a service learning project in which students addressed the public health problem of rural sanitation in Alabama, which is related to socio-economic status, by researching, designing, and constructing a pit latrine. Focuses on four levels of inquiry and resolution (the social problem, developing and implementing an intervention strategy, and assessing the outcomes). (CMK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Alabama