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ERIC Number: ED086602
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972
Pages: 44
Abstractor: N/A
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Science and Society. Social Studies: 6425.14.
La Roe, Margaret E.
This Quinmester elective course for grades 10, 11, and 12, investigates the impact of science on society and the effects of technology on the values, institutions, behavior and health of American society. The course is suited for independent study by those planning a career in the sciences and others. Students are led to examine the role of science in society and to draw conclusions about the obligations of a scientist to his profession, his country, and mankind. Following a statement of rationale, a list of course goals, a course outline, and a list of activities, a focus is given to each goal with coordinated objectives and learning activities. Appendices include a poem, a statement on technology assessment, and a court of appeals opinion (unreproducible). A list of materials contains basic texts, alternate student and class materials, supplemental information for students and teachers, and periodical and juournal articles. (KSM)
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Authoring Institution: Dade County Public Schools, Miami, FL.