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Sociology Through Active Learning

Sociology Through Active Learning

Student Exercises

  • Author: Kathleen McKinney,Barbara S. Heyl
  • Publisher: Pine Forge Press
  • ISBN: 1412957036
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 289
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“A great source for kinesthetic learning activities. I’ve used the book for designing my course for multiple learning styles.” —Megan Thiele, University of California, Irvine This student workbook is designed to allow you to easily integrate multiple active learning exercises into your Introduction to Sociology courses. Many teachers want to use “active learning” in their class, but don’t have the materials commensurate with that pedagogy. These 51 active learning exercises have been carefully selected from a nationwide search of the best class-tested active learning material available in sociology. Affordably priced, this workbook provides the best that sociology has to offer! Key and New Features Offers many fresh exercises—about 40% of the assignments are new to this edition Features tear-out worksheets for ease of submission and grading Presents a wide variety of exercises in terms of content, time required, usefulness for individual or group completion, and relevance for in-class or out-of-class practice Accompanied by High-Quality Ancillaries! Instructor Resources on CD provide detailed information on using, grading, and adapting the exercises. In addition the CD also includes commentary from the contributing authors explaining their experiences with the exercises, including how they promote specific learning goals and how current instructions to students facilitate the assignment. This CD-ROM features new components to the summary chart for instructors that indicate which assignments have web components, which have global aspects, and other criteria to help professors select the most useful exercises for their teaching needs.

Sociology Through Active Learning

Sociology Through Active Learning

Student Exercises

  • Author: Kathleen McKinney,Frank Beck,Barbara Heyl
  • Publisher: Pine Forge Press
  • ISBN: 9780761986874
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 239
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This book contains exercises that address the range of subject matter, core skills and ideas in introductory sociology courses. The classroom exercises begin with a rationale for the exercise, including learning goals, and follows with instructions to students. The exercises conclude with several different evaluation schemes.

Addressing Homophobia and Heterosexism on College Campuses

Addressing Homophobia and Heterosexism on College Campuses

  • Author: Elizabeth Cramer
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 1317823281
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 286
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This book presents an integrated approach toward changing attitudes about lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered (LGBT) students, faculty, and staff on contemporary college campuses. From Addressing Homophobia and Heterosexism on College Campuses you can learn specific classroom techniques for handling homophobia and heterosexism in the classroom. This book tackles a wide variety of subjects including academic freedom, diversity training, nontraditional families, and religion, each of which plays an integral part in the sense of community found on any college campus. Addressing Homophobia and Heterosexism on College Campuses provides you with the basic tools to set up sensible programs that have worked for others in the past and can work for you in the future! In Addressing Homophobia and Heterosexism on College Campuses you'll also find: a list of helpful feature films and documentaries case studies from the US, Canada, and Australia methods to combat homophobia and heterosexism among social work students practical ways to set up Safe Zone or Allies programs techniques for reducing “trans-anxieties” lectures and role-playing games geared toward changing thoughts and live

Sociology in Action

Sociology in Action

Cases for Critical and Sociological Thinking

  • Author: David S. Hachen
  • Publisher: Pine Forge Press
  • ISBN: 9780761986638
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 335
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Sociology in Action is a highly practical introduction to interpreting and analyzing situations sociologically, which uses case studies to promote active learning of key thinking skills.

Key Ideas in Sociology

Key Ideas in Sociology

  • Author: Peter Kivisto
  • Publisher: Pine Forge Press
  • ISBN: 0761988238
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 224
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Key Ideas in Sociology is the only compact and portable book for undergraduate readers that links issues regarding post-modern society to the ideas and individuals that gave rise to sociological thinking in the late 19th century. This is the ideal text for idea and history oriented introductory sociology courses.

Active Learning Exercises for Research Methods in Social Sciences

Active Learning Exercises for Research Methods in Social Sciences

  • Author: Beth P. Skott,Masjo Ward
  • Publisher: SAGE
  • ISBN: 1412981239
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 173
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Based on the premise that when students do something instead of simply reading about it, they understand it better, this book comprises 29 hands-on, active learning activities for use in research methods courses in the social sciences. The activities were created by instructors throughout the country and demonstrated to be effective in their classrooms. A variety of activities is included: group activities, solo activities, some that take a lot of time and others that take less time. Each one of them is directly related to a concept of research methods and aims to help students become better researchers.

The British National Bibliography

The British National Bibliography

  • Author: Arthur James Wells
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: English literature
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American Book Publishing Record

American Book Publishing Record

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  • Category: American literature
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Sociological Abstracts

Sociological Abstracts

  • Author: Leo P. Chall
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Sociology
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CSA Sociological Abstracts abstracts and indexes the international literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. The database provides abstracts of journal articles and citations to book reviews drawn from over 1,800+ serials publications, and also provides abstracts of books, book chapters, dissertations, and conference papers.

Books in Print, 2004-2005

Books in Print, 2004-2005

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  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9780835246491
  • Category: Literature
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