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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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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

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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
Peer Reviews 4.75 rating
User review 5 average rating
User Rating 5 user rating
Discussion (1 Comment)
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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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About this material:
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

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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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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 (1 Comment)
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Frontline: An Ordinary Crime

This site "investigates the bizarre case of Terence Garner. It is a story that seems fit for a novel, with unforgettable... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: Frontline
Date Added: Jan 13, 2009 Date Modified: Jun 20, 2012
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Peer review 4.75 rating
Peer Reviews 4.75 rating
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Frontline: Hot Guns

This site looks at the issue of gun control and gun rights. There are a variety of links to articles which argue the pros... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: Frontline
Date Added: Jan 13, 2009 Date Modified: Jun 09, 2010
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Peer review 4.5 rating
Peer Reviews 4.5 rating
User review 4 average rating
User Rating 4 user rating
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Frontline: Busted - America's War on Marijuana

In this material, "Fronline goes behind the scenes of America's marijuana industry, examining the production, sale, and... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: Frontline
Date Added: Jan 13, 2009 Date Modified: Aug 30, 2011
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Peer review 4 rating
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Webquest: Recognizing Mental Illnesses

Developed for nursing students, this learning project would be useful for any health professional to become more... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: Mary Knutson
Date Added: Aug 23, 2008 Date Modified: Mar 14, 2012
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About this material:
Reviewed by members of Editorial board for inclusion in MERLOT.
Editor Review
Very good quality; in queue to be peer reviewed
avg: 5 rating

User review 4 average rating
User Rating 4 user rating
Discussion (1 Comment)
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Ethics Case Studies from the Society of Professional Journalists

A collection of (authentic) ethics case studies for journalists - can be used for journalists or general ethics classes at... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: Society of Professional Journalists
Date Added: May 15, 2008 Date Modified: Feb 05, 2009
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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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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

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