ERIC Number: EJ679250
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: 0
The Poor Pay More.
Folse, Kimberly A.
Teaching Sociology, v30 n3 p342 47 Jul 2002
Describes a sociology experiential learning assignment where students learned why people living in poverty can sometimes pay more for products than people with better incomes. Focuses specifically on the rent to own concept. States students achieved the goal of learning how life constraints of poverty can hinder the poor from overcoming their circumstances. (KDR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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