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Investigating Astronomy Product Detail:

  • Publisher : W. H. Freeman
  • Release : 21 March 2014
  • ISBN : 1464140855
  • Page : 400 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

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Sparked by the latest developments in astronomy education research, Investigating Astronomy focuses on conceptual understanding, visual literacy, and inquiry-based learning. Tim Slater and Roger Freedman’s concise (15 chapter) text explores core topics to show how astronomers study and decipher the universe’s underlying processes, helping students approach the subject from a professional scientist’s perspective. The new edition offers the latest discoveries, new pedagogy and art, and an expanded media/supplements package options centered on W.H. Freeman’s breakthrough online course space, LaunchPad.

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Investigating Astronomy

Investigating Astronomy
  • Author : Timothy F. Slater,Roger Freedman
  • Publisher : W. H. Freeman
  • Release Date : 2014-03-21
  • ISBN : 1464140855
GET THIS BOOKInvestigating Astronomy

Sparked by the latest developments in astronomy education research, Investigating Astronomy focuses on conceptual understanding, visual literacy, and inquiry-based learning. Tim Slater and Roger Freedman’s concise (15 chapter) text explores core topics to show how astronomers study and decipher the universe’s underlying processes, helping students approach the subject from a professional scientist’s perspective. The new edition offers the latest discoveries, new pedagogy and art, and an expanded media/supplements package options centered on W.H. Freeman’s breakthrough

Investigating Art, History, and Literature with Astronomy

Investigating Art, History, and Literature with Astronomy
  • Author : Donald W. Olson
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2022-09-29
  • ISBN : 9783030955540
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Astronomy in India, 1784–1876

Astronomy in India, 1784–1876
  • Author : Joydeep Sen
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2015-07-22
  • ISBN : 9781317318439
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Covering the period from the foundation of the Asiatick Society in 1784 to the establishment of the Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science in 1876, Sen explores the relationship between Indian astronomers and the colonial British.

The Mechanism of the Heavens; Or, Familiar Illustrations of Astronomy. With Historical and Biographical Sketches

The Mechanism of the Heavens; Or, Familiar Illustrations of Astronomy. With Historical and Biographical Sketches
  • Author : Denison OLMSTED
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1801
  • ISBN : BL:A0019648459
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A System of Astronomy. Containing the Investigation and Demonstration of the Elements of that Science

A System of Astronomy. Containing the Investigation and Demonstration of the Elements of that Science
  • Author : William Emerson
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1769
  • ISBN : DMM:057002486972
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New Trends in Astronomy Teaching

New Trends in Astronomy Teaching
  • Author : International Astronomical Union. Colloquium,IAU Colloquium (162th : 1996 : University College London and the Open University)
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 1998-10
  • ISBN : 0521623731
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A stimulating review of new trends in astronomy teaching - by experts in teaching astronomy at all levels, from around the world.

Forty Years of Astronomy in the USSR, 1917-1957: Text- v.2. Bibliography

Forty Years of Astronomy in the USSR, 1917-1957: Text- v.2. Bibliography
  • Author : A. A. Mikaylov
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1964
  • ISBN : UVA:X001026235
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Investigating Astronomy

Investigating Astronomy
  • Author : Timothy Slater,Inge Heyer,Stephanie Slater
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release Date : 2017-12-10
  • ISBN : 1978189516
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Tailored for students taking an introductory astronomy class, this newest edition (4th) brings students the latest astronomical discoveries in an easy-to-read format by building on cutting-edge teaching and learning research that helps students learn most efficiently. Topics include night sky, formation of planets, evolution of stars and galaxies, and structure of the universe, each with easy-to-understand illustrations. Created with students in mind, this book works equally well for students taking classes assigned either the earlier 2nd or 3rd editions of

What Are the Arts and Sciences?

What Are the Arts and Sciences?
  • Author : Dan Rockmore
  • Publisher : Dartmouth College Press
  • Release Date : 2017-06-06
  • ISBN : 9781512601039
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What constitutes the study of philosophy or physics? What exactly does an anthropologist do, or a geologist or historian? In short, what are the arts and sciences? While many of us have been to college and many aspire to go, we may still wonder just what the various disciplines represent and how they interact. What are their origins, methods, applications, and unique challenges? What kind of people elect to go into each of these fields, and what are the big

An Introduction to Astronomy

An Introduction to Astronomy
  • Author : Denison Olmsted
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1841
  • ISBN : UCAL:$B35529
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Transactions of the International Astronomical Union: Reports on Astronomy

Transactions of the International Astronomical Union: Reports on Astronomy
  • Author : C. de Jager
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06
  • ISBN : 9789401025874
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This volume contains the fifteenth tri-annual reports of the Presidents of the forty Commissions of the International Astronomical Union; it refers to the progress in our discipline during the three years 1970, 1971 and 1972. As compared to earlier volumes a gradual change in character is unmistakable. The ever increasing flow of publications, combined with the obvious necessity to keep the Reports at a reasonable size and price level has gradually forced the Commission Presidents to be more selective than before in drafting

Organizations and Strategies in Astronomy

Organizations and Strategies in Astronomy
  • Author : Andre Heck
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2000-11-30
  • ISBN : 0792366719
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This book offers a unique collection - the first of its kind - of chapters dealing with socio-dynamical aspects of the astronomy (and related space sciences) community: characteristics of organizations, publication studies, research indicators, space science planning, research communication, public outreach, and so on. The experts contributing to this book have done their best to write in a way understandable by readers not necessarily hyper-specialized in astronomy, while still providing specific detailed information. The book concludes with an extensive bibliography

Astronomy

Astronomy
  • Author : Edmund Neison,Edmund Neville Nevill
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1886
  • ISBN : NYPL:33433087588392
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Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific

Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
  • Author : Astronomical Society of the Pacific
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1895
  • ISBN : IND:30000089570844
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Progress of Astronomy

Progress of Astronomy
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1881
  • ISBN : UCSC:32106011956809
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