ERIC Number: EJ640017
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Who Would Survive the 'Titanic' Today? A Classroom Exercise.
Riniolo, Todd C.; Torrez, Lorenzo I.; Schmidt, Louis A.
Teaching of Psychology, v28 n1 p46-48 Win 2001
Describes a classroom exercise, based on the "Titanic" sinking, from an undergraduate experimental psychology course. The exercise demonstrates the subjectivity and complexity that accompanies generalizing psychological knowledge to different historical eras. Includes instructions for using the exercise and the results from a student evaluation. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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