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Wetcher-Hendricks, Debra, and Wade Luquet. 2010. “TEACHING STRATIFICATION WITH CRAYONS”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


Lessons on social stratification present challenges for both sociology teachers and students. As students tend to be acquainted primarily with the lifestyle to which they have been raised, they often have little understanding of the widespread effects of social inequality. The exercise described in this article attempts to expose students to some of these...

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