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ERIC Number: EJ383028
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
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Sherlock Holmes as a Social Scientist.
Ward, Veronica; Orbell, John
Political Science Teacher, v1 n4 p15-18 Fall 1988
Presents a way of teaching the scientific method through studying the adventures of Sherlock Holmes. Asserting that Sherlock Holmes used the scientific method to solve cases, the authors construct Holmes' method through excerpts from novels featuring his adventures. Discusses basic assumptions, paradigms, theory building, and testing. (SLM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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Language: English
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