This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3.00, as of 2011-05-28.
Technical Completeness: 3
Content Accuracy: 3
Appropriate Pedagogy: 0
A valuable resource for teaching about the death penalty. The map is interactive and allows you to examine the statistics of executions and death by race, gender, age, and state. It would be helpful to have overall population statistics of the various groups in order to look at percentages during the analysis of the data. There is a link to the main menu that includes other information about the death penalty.
May 28, 2011
The graphs in this resource would be very useful, especially if you poll the students in the class to see how they measure up against it. The various graphs answer…
Information - Americans' Views of the Death Penalty
An article and chart from gallup.com including information about the ways in which Americans' views of the death penalty changed from 1936-2008.
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Learning Objects Death Penalty
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Peculiar Institution: America’s Death Penalty in an Age of Abolition