CONTROVERSY IN THE PSYCHOLOGY CLASSROOM
Using Hot Topics to Foster Critical Thinking
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Offering step-by-step frameworks for using hot-button topics to spark student interest, this guide also shows how to help students separate their personal feelings from scientific evidence so they can evaluate facts and develop testable questions.
Among the topics addressed: evolutionary psychology, animal research, evil and immorality, diversity and social justice, gender and ethnicity, religion, health-care policy, disability, childrearing, and sexual orientation.
American Psychological Association