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Contemporary Trends and Issues in Science Education

The Nature of Science in Science Education

Rationales and Strategies

Editors: McComas, W.F. (Ed.)

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The Nature of Science in Science Education is the first book to blend a justification for the inclusion of the history and philosophy of science in science teaching with methods by which this vital content can be shared with a variety of learners. It contains a complete analysis of the variety of tools developed thus far to assess learning in this domain. This book is relevant to science methods instructors, science education graduate students and science teachers.

Table of contents (21 chapters)

Table of contents (21 chapters)
  • The Role and Character of the Nature of Science in Science Education

    Pages 3-39

    McComas, William F. (et al.)

  • The Nature of Science in International Science Education Standards Documents

    Pages 41-52

    McComas, William F. (et al.)

  • The Principal Elements of the Nature of Science: Dispelling the Myths

    Pages 53-70

    McComas, William F.

  • The Card Exchange: Introducing the Philosophy of Science

    Pages 73-82

    Cobern, William W. (et al.)

  • Avoiding De-Natured Science: Activities that Promote Understandings of the Nature of Science

    Pages 83-126

    Lederman, Norman (et al.)

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eBook 83,29 €
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Hardcover 202,79 €
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  • ISBN 978-0-7923-5080-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Softcover 103,99 €
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  • ISBN 978-0-7923-6168-8
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  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Nature of Science in Science Education
Book Subtitle
Rationales and Strategies
Editors
  • W.F. McComas
Series Title
Contemporary Trends and Issues in Science Education
Series Volume
5
Copyright
2002
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media B.V.
eBook ISBN
978-0-306-47215-2
DOI
10.1007/0-306-47215-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-7923-5080-4
Softcover ISBN
978-0-7923-6168-8
Series ISSN
1878-0482
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXII, 368
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