ERIC Number: EJ638083
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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What's Going On with Evolution?
West, Robert Mac
Informal Learning, n38 p1,4-9 Sep-Oct 1999
Condemns the removal of evolution from subjects to be tested in Kansas at the state level. Outlines strategies being used by creationists to confound contemporary science, the breadth of creationist/fundamentalist attacks on modern science, and educators' and politicians' responses to creationist attacks. Reviews the role of museums in providing dependable information and describes how several museums have responded to creationist attacks. (PVD)
Descriptors: Creationism, Evolution, Informal Education, Museums, Religion, Religious Factors, Science and Society, Science Curriculum, Science Instruction
Informal Learning Experiences, Inc., P.O. Box 42328, Washington, DC 20015.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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