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100 Amazing Make-It-Yourself Science Fair Projects

Suggests science projects involving electricity, light, sound, biology, chemistry, weather, and ecology.

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Strategies for Successful Science Teaching

Strategies for Successful Science Teaching is an exciting new text for science education classes, and a supplement for teachers of science (especially new teachers). It is aimed at K-8 teachers, but can also help 9-12 teachers. For administrators and others, the book will quickly become a standard reference on current science education strategies. The book…

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Excel Science Study Guide Years 9-10

The book contains: coverage of five major topic areas in the NSW School Certificate test Energy, Force and Motion Atoms, Elements and Compounds Structure and Function of Liv ing Things Earth and Space Ecosystems, Resources and T echnology a chapter on Investigations and Problem Solving in Sc ience to help with practical skills revision questions…

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Nietzsche: The Gay Science, With a Prelude in German Rhymes and an Appendix of Songs

A new translation and edition of this important and influential statement of Nietzsche’s philosophy.

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The NSTA Ready-reference Guide to Safer Science

As a science educator, you know the importance of using the best safety practices to protect your students physically during hands-on science instruction. But do you also know how to protect yourself legally even in aging facilities and crowded labs? Learn the regulations and how to apply them with this clear, easy-to-use guide to both…

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Victorian Science in Context

Victorian Science in Context captures the essence of this fascination, charting the many ways in which science influenced and was influenced by the larger Victorian culture. Leading scholars in history, literature, and the history of science explore questions such as, What did science mean to the Victorians? For whom was Victorian science written? What ideological…

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Political Science in History, Research Programs and Political Traditions

In this volume, scholars take up the challenge of disciplinary history by exploring the themes and movements that have shaped political science today.

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More Picture-perfect Science Lessons, Using Children’s Books to Guide Inquiry, K-4

Using a common format for teaching inquiry-based science, offers fifteen lessons for students in grades K-4 that use picture books to increase understanding of scientific subjects.

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Perspectives on Philosophy of Science in Nursing, An Historical and Contemporary Anthology

This book helps you provide a well-rounded doctoral curriculum. The philosophy of science is essential to the core of doctoral study in nursing. This text presents historical and contemporary thinking on this significant subject. Readers will find a wealth of information from a variety of philosophers and conceptualizers of Western science. The text’s approach stimulates…

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Naked Science, Anthropological Inquiry Into Boundaries, Power, and Knowledge

Naked Science is a collection of essays on different science traditions by pre-eminent scholars in the social sciences. The contributors demystify formal, western science and encourage readers look beyond the perceived boundaries of the subject.