Changes in Science Education
Changes in Science Education

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The following articles (originally published as mentioned below) appear in Reconsidering Science Learning (2004) (eds) Eileen Scanlon, Patricia Murphy, Jeff Thomas and Elizabeth Whitelegg, published by RoutledgeFalmer in association with The Open University © The Open University.

Reiss, M. (2001) ‘What is Science?’ Teaching Science in Secondary Schools’ edited version from Amos, S. and Boohan, R., Aspects of Secondary Science Teaching, Taylor and Francis.

Jenkins, E.W. (1999) ‘School Science, citizenship and the public understanding of science’, International Journal of Science Education, 21(7), pp. 703–710.

Fensham, P. (1997) ‘School science and its problems with scientific literacy’, edited version from Levinson, R. and Thomas, J.(eds), Chapter 9, Science Today, Problem or Crisis? Routledge.

Dr Helene Doerflinger

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