ERIC Number: EJ376808
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Reading beyond the Textbook: Great Books of Biology.
Carter, Jack L.; Mayer, William V.
BioScience, v38 n7 p490-92 Jul-Aug 1988
Describes how a list of the great books of biology was developed. Discusses the insufficiency of textbooks and traditional classroom instruction. Advocates the uses of outside reading and libraries. Focuses on books designed to be read, not studied for information and enjoyment. (CW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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