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How Geologists Think and Learn

Full Title: Earth and Mind: How Geologists Think and Learn about the Earth
Editors: Cathryn A. Manduca and David W. Mogk
Description:
What does it mean to be a geoscientist? What characterizes the expertise that geoscientists bring to understanding the Earth? How do students develop this expertise? This volume brings together essays by geoscientists, cognitive scientists, and educators that explore how expert geoscientists learn about the Earth and the implications for student learning. Arising from a workshop funded by the National Science Foundation and the Johnson Foundation, and a Pardee symposium, topics include creativity and beauty in geoscience, field observation, studying complex systems, spatial skills in the geosciences, geologic time, modeling, and designing and assessing geoscience learning activities.
Product Code:
SPE413
Published:
October 17, 2006
ISBN Number:
0813724139
Pages:
188
Product Categories: B. Special Papers
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