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2019 NCSS/NCGE/TCSS Conference | Sessions | 2019

How Americans Teach and Learn About Guns: Lessons for the Classroom

Fri Nov 22 8:45 am to 9:40 am
Room: 
Room 15 Level 4
SessionType: 
Session
Subject: 
Sociology
Professor Shapira conducted research on firearms schools and interviewed students about how they learn about guns. By examining how people become gun owners, he provides ideas for teaching about this topic.
Presenters: 

Harel Shapira, The University of Texas at Austin, TX; Diego de los Rios, American Sociological Association, Washington, DC

Instructional Foci: 
Discursive and Dialogical Education (Discussion)
Inquiry
Social Justice
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