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Micromotives and Macrobehavior Overview & Chapter Abstracts for Teachers

Thomas Schelling
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 131 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
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Chapter Abstracts

Chapter abstracts are short descriptions of events that occur in each chapter. They highlight major plot events and detail the important relationships and characteristics of characters and objects. The Chapter Abstracts can be used to review what the students have read, or to prepare the students for what they will read. Hand the abstracts out in class as a study guide, or use them as a "key" for a class discussion. They are relatively brief, but can serve to be an excellent refresher of the text for either a student or teacher.

Chapter 1: Micromotives and Macrobehavior Abstract

* Schelling describes an exercise in seat selection as an example of population modeling.

Chapter 2: The Inescapable Mathematics of Musical Chairs Abstract

* Spatial distribution is subject to mathematical but also subjective influences.

Chapter 3: Thermostats, Lemons, and Other Families of Models Abstract

* There are different theories about why a theatre will fill the...

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