ERIC Number: EJ507532
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
American Sociology in a Transnational World: Against Parochialism.
Teaching Sociology, v23 n2 p136-44 Apr 1995
Maintains that, in spite of its cosmopolitan origins, U.S. sociology is regarded widely as parochial in its outlook and concerns. Discusses factors contributing to the intellectual isolationism of U.S. sociological research and pedagogy. Provides suggestions for internationalizing the sociology curriculum. (CFR)
Descriptors: Curriculum Development, Educational Change, Ethnocentrism, Global Approach, Higher Education, Intellectual History, International Educational Exchange, International Studies, Social Change, Social History, Social Science Research, Social Sciences, Sociocultural Patterns, Sociology, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Researchers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue topic: "Teaching about Inequality and Diversity: Age, Class, Gender, and Race/Ethnicity."