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The Resource Clones, cats, and chemicals : thinking scientifically about controversial issues, by Irwin L. Slesnick

Clones, cats, and chemicals : thinking scientifically about controversial issues, by Irwin L. Slesnick

Label
Clones, cats, and chemicals : thinking scientifically about controversial issues
Title
Clones, cats, and chemicals
Title remainder
thinking scientifically about controversial issues
Statement of responsibility
by Irwin L. Slesnick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Clones, Cats, and Chemicals examines 10 dilemmas from the fields of biology, chemistry, physics, Earth science, technology, and mathematics and helps you challenge students to confront scientific and social problems that offer few black-and-white solutions. Each question is presented in two parts: concise scientific background for teachers, and reproducible materials to guide students in debating and decision making
Member of
Cataloging source
Nz
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Slesnick, Irwin L
Dewey number
303.48/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RB155
LC item number
.S54 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical genetics
  • Science
  • Cats
  • Games of chance (Mathematics)
  • Hunting
  • Manned space flight
  • Violence in mass media
  • Génétique médicale
  • Sciences
  • Chats
  • Jeux de hasard (Mathématiques)
  • Chasse
  • Vol spatial habité
  • Violence dans les médias
  • SCIENCE
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Cats
  • Games of chance (Mathematics)
  • Hunting
  • Manned space flight
  • Medical genetics
  • Science
  • Violence in mass media
Label
Clones, cats, and chemicals : thinking scientifically about controversial issues, by Irwin L. Slesnick
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Here come the clones -- Cats and their impact on wildlife populations -- Stem cell transplants -- Chemical and biological weapons of mass destruction -- Robotic versus manned space travel -- Genetic screening -- Violence in the media -- Managed retreat -- Should modern man hunt? -- Do mathematically literate people play the numbers (lottery)?
Control code
228173879
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 72 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781933531793
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)228173879
Label
Clones, cats, and chemicals : thinking scientifically about controversial issues, by Irwin L. Slesnick
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Here come the clones -- Cats and their impact on wildlife populations -- Stem cell transplants -- Chemical and biological weapons of mass destruction -- Robotic versus manned space travel -- Genetic screening -- Violence in the media -- Managed retreat -- Should modern man hunt? -- Do mathematically literate people play the numbers (lottery)?
Control code
228173879
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 72 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781933531793
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)228173879

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