ERIC Number: EJ625459
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Teaching the Practice of Geology and Communication Using John McPhee's Books.
Lawrence, Sally K.; Lawrence David P.; Neal, Donald W.
Journal of Geoscience Education, v49 n1 p36-43 Jan 2001
Discusses how textbooks have shaped students' views toward the geology profession and how these traditionally organized books can be supplemented with John McPhee's writings for the nonscientist. These writings can make students more aware of geology in cultural contexts and of how science is actually practiced. (SAH)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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