ERIC Number: ED314266
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Evolution: Time, Space and Spirit--Keys to Scientific Literacy Series.
Throughout history, there has been controversy about the origin of the variety of life on earth. The sciences of evolution and taxonomy are intimately tied to this controversy. This booklet considers time, space, and spirit related to evolution. Time refers to a sense of history; space refers to geography; and spirit refers to life and thought. Several chapters on the history and concepts of evolution and systematics, a time line related to the concepts, a map of the important geography related to these concepts, a glossary of important terms, and a list of several study suggestions are included. (CW)
Descriptors: Biological Sciences, Conflict, Controversial Issues (Course Content), Elementary Secondary Education, Evolution, Instructional Materials, Middle Schools, Reference Materials, Resource Materials, Science and Society, Science Education, Science History, Scientific Literacy, Secondary School Science, Technology
Hawkhill Associates, Inc., 125 E. Gilman Street, Madison, WI 53703 ($2.15 each, $1.95 for 10 or more copies of the same title).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Students; Practitioners
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Note: This is one of a series of 16 booklets written with consultation from the History of Science Department at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. For other booklets in this series see SE 051 117-132. Drawings may not reproduce well.