ERIC Number: EJ386168
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Problems with the Use of Terminology in Genetics Education: 1, A Literature Review and Classification Scheme.
Pearson, J. T.; Hughes, W. J.
Journal of Biological Education, v22 n3 p178-82 Fall 1988
Examines the technical vocabulary of genetics as a source of error and confusion. Suggests that it is necessary to identify different types of problems associated with terminology and to organize them into logical classes to deal effectively with the difficulties. Highlights terms misused in textbooks. (RT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - Descriptive
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