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ERIC Number: EJ964620
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011-Sep
Pages: 6
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 3
ISSN: ISSN-0047-231X
Case Study: The Chemistry of Cocaine
Dewprashad, Brahmadeo
Journal of College Science Teaching, v41 n1 p72-77 Sep 2011
This column provides original articles on innovations in case study teaching, assessment of the method, as well as case studies with teaching notes. This month's case study focuses on the chemistry of cocaine to teach a number of core concepts in organic chemistry. It also requires that students read and analyze an original research paper on efforts to develop a treatment for cocaine addiction. (Contains 8 figures.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
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