Loose-leaf Loose-leaf Version for Investigating Astronomy
Second Edition   ©2014

Loose-leaf Version for Investigating Astronomy

Timothy F. Slater , Roger Freedman (University of California, Santa Barbara)

  • ISBN-10: 1-4641-6600-5; ISBN-13: 978-1-4641-6600-6; Format: Loose Leaf Sheets, 464 pages

Sparked by the latest developments in astronomy education research, Investigating Astronomy focuses on conceptual understanding, visual literacy, and inquiry-based learning.  Tim Slater and Roger Freedman’s concise (15 chapter) text explores core topics to show how astronomers study and decipher the universe’s underlying processes, helping students approach the subject from a professional scientist’s perspective.