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What are the arts and sciences? : a guide for the curious

Author: Daniel N Rockmore
Publisher: Hanover, New Hampshire : Dartmouth College Press, 2017.
Series: Book collections on Project MUSE.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Twenty-seven professors from various disciplines explain their fields and what it is that they do"--
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Juvenile literatue
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
What are the arts and sciences?
Hanover, New Hampshire : Dartmouth College Press, 2017
(DLC) 2017000978
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel N Rockmore
ISBN: 9781512601039 1512601039
OCLC Number: 982450913
Target Audience: Grade 9 to 12.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Contents; Preface; What Is African American Studies? Derrick E. White; What Is Anthropology? Sienna R. Craig; What Is Art History? Ada Cohen; What Is Astronomy? Ryan Hickox; What Is Biology? Amy Gladfelter; What Is Chemistry? F. Jon Kull; What Is Classics? Roger B. Ulrich; What Is Computer Science? Thomas H. Cormen; What Is Ecology? Mark A. McPeek; What Is Economics? Christopher Snyder; What Is Engineering? Vicki V. May; What Is English? Thomas H. Luxon; What Is French? Andrea Tarnowski; What Is Geography? Richard Wright; What Is Geology? William B. Dade What Is History? Robert BonnerWhat Is Linguistics? James N. Stanford; What Is Mathematics? Dan Rockmore; What Is Music? Larry Polansky; What Is Philosophy? Adina L. Roskies; What Is Physics? Miles Blencowe; What Is Political Science? Russell Muirhead; What Is Psychology? Thalia Wheatley; What Is Religion? Susan Ackerman; What Is Sociology? Janice McCabe; What Is Theater? Daniel Kotlowitz; What Is Women's and Gender Studies? Ivy Schweitzer; Acknowledgments; Notes; For More Information; Contributors
Series Title: Book collections on Project MUSE.
Responsibility: edited by Dan Rockmore.

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