ERIC Number: EJ679813
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
Rockin' Soc: Using Popular Music To Introduce Sociological Concepts.
Alders, Benjamin D.; Bach, Rebecca
Teaching Sociology, v31 n2 p237-45 Apr 2003
Discusses experimental innovative teaching methods developed to hold the attention of a large introductory sociology class. Focuses on using popular music to set the stage for discussion. Illustrates social life components are open to sociological interpretation and defines student participation. Notes use of four primary strategy goals considered effective by instructors and students. (KDR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
Note: Teaching Sociology is a peer reviewed journal.