ERIC Number: EJ471511
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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The Tentative Nature of Scientific Knowledge: Why Should We Teach More about Diabetes Mellitus?
Biermann, Carol A.
American Biology Teacher, v55 n2 p85-89 Feb 1993
Almost 70 years of scientific research leaves many unanswered questions concerning diabetes mellitus. This disease can be viewed as an illustration of the complexity of biological systems. Textbooks stress normal rather than abnormal physiology and rarely share the difficulties encountered in understanding those abnormal conditions (PR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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