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Living on One Dollar a Day

Four American college students attempt to understand the realities of poverty by trying to live on $1 a day in rural... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: Chris Temple
Date Added: Nov 13, 2011 Date Modified: Mar 26, 2013
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Peer review 5 rating
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Greenwood, Okla.: The Legacy of the Tulsa Race Riot

The story continues.  Even after 90 years, the argument about what happened in the "Black Wall Street" of Tulsa, Oklahoma on... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: Larry Menyweather-Woods, Monee Fielsa-White, Stephanie Christensen
Date Added: Jun 24, 2011 Date Modified: Sep 15, 2014
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Defending and Attacking Polygamy in Saudi Arabia

Listen to this report by Julie McCarthy who looked at polygamy in Saudi Arabia. This audio can be used with Marriage and... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: Julie McCarthy, Dr. Margaret Choka
Date Added: Aug 27, 2009 Date Modified: Jun 24, 2012
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The First Measured Century

This site contains materials related to a PBS documentary, "The First Measured Century," that examines trends over time from... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: PBS
Date Added: May 22, 2009 Date Modified: Sep 13, 2009
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Very good quality; in queue to be peer reviewed
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Frontline: The Released

This site contains information about the problems related to the release of the mentally ill from correctional facilities... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: PBS
Date Added: May 21, 2009 Date Modified: Sep 30, 2013
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Peer review 4.75 rating
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User review 5 average rating
User Rating 5 user rating
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NOW - Rape in the Military

Currently, 1/3 of women in the military say they have experienced sexual harassment.  Many women in the military have... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: NOW - PBS
Date Added: May 17, 2009 Date Modified: May 17, 2009
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The Murder of Emmett Till

"In August 1955, a fourteen-year-old black boy whistled at a white woman in a grocery store in Money, Mississippi. Emmett... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: The American Experience
Date Added: Jan 22, 2009 Date Modified: Nov 21, 2010
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Very good quality; in queue to be peer reviewed
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User review 4 average rating
User Rating 4 user rating
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Hate Groups

This web site includes comprehensive documents on hate crimes across the USA. The Southern Poverty Law Center reports... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: Southern Poverty Law Center
Date Added: Jan 31, 2008 Date Modified: Aug 07, 2013
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Very good quality; in queue to be peer reviewed
avg: 5 rating

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Responding to Hate and Bias at School

This web site is from the Southern Poverty Law Center. It chronicles various types of hate crimes and a community response... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: Southern Poverty Law Center
Date Added: Jan 31, 2008 Date Modified: Sep 15, 2014
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Very good quality; in queue to be peer reviewed
avg: 5 rating

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Pollution Information by Zip Code

Enter your zip code for an in-depth pollution report for your community. This is an excellent resource exercise you can use... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: SCORECARD
Date Added: Jan 31, 2008 Date Modified: Jan 26, 2013
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Reviewed by members of Editorial board for inclusion in MERLOT.
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Very good quality; in queue to be peer reviewed
avg: 5 rating

User review 4 average rating
User Rating 4 user rating
Discussion (4 Comments)
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