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The Challenge of Teaching Applied Sociology
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Peterson, James, Thomas Van Valey, and Duane Dukes. 2010. “The Challenge of Teaching Applied Sociology”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


Introduction to the TRC Syllabi Set, "Applied Sociology." Unlike those professional fields, such as medicine, counseling, and social work that have found ways to institutionalize the training of students for practice, sociology is still struggling with the preparation of applied sociologists. This struggle is rooted in ambivalence within the discipline...

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Applied Sociology/Evaluation Research
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