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Who's asking? : Native science, Western science, and science education / Douglas L. Medin and Megan Bang.

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Author/Creator:
Medin, Douglas L., author.
Language:
English.
Publication date:
2014
Copyright date:
2014
Publication:
Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, [2014]
Copyright notice:
©2014
Format:
  • Book
  • xii, 282 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-277) and index.
Contents:
  • Introduction: Who's asking?
  • Unsettling science
  • Maps, models, and the unity of science
  • Values everywhere within science
  • Science reflects who does it
  • Culture and issues in cultural research
  • Psychological distance and conceptions of nature
  • Distance, perspective taking, and ecological relations
  • Complicating cultural models : limitations of distance
  • The argument so far
  • A brief history of Indian education
  • Culturally-based science education : navigating multiple epistemologies
  • Community-based science education : Menominee focus
  • Community-based science education : AIC focus
  • Partnership in community : some consequences
  • Summary, conclusions, and implications.
Contributor:
Bang, Megan, 1975- author.
Subjects:
ISBN:
9780262026628
0262026627

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