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Ballantine, Jeanne. 2010. “Role Playing”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


Simulating real situations can help students learn and empathize with viewpoints other than their own. This project expands on a debate format by helping students explore a number of possible positions on a topic. The instructor can select any controversial issue in education such as sex education, violence in schools, book banning, and free speech...

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