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Donahue, M. (Megan) 1962-

Overview
Works: 19 works in 52 publications in 3 languages and 525 library holdings
Genres: Textbooks  Conference papers and proceedings  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Live sound recordings 
Roles: Editor, Contributor, Other, Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by M Donahue
The extragalactic distance scale : proceedings of the ST ScI May Symposium, held in Baltimore, Maryland, May 7-10, 1996 by Space Telescope Science Institute (U.S.)( Book )

7 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cosmic perspective by Jeffrey O Bennett( Book )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in English and German and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For two-semester courses in astronomy. Teaching the Process of Science through Astronomy. Building on a long tradition of effective pedagogy and comprehensive coverage, The Cosmic Perspective, Eighth Edition provides a thoroughly engaging and up-to-date introduction to astronomy for non-science majors. This text offers a wealth of features that enhance student understanding of the process of science and actively engage students in the learning process for key concepts. The fully updated Eighth Edition includes the latest scientific discoveries, revises several subjects based on our most current understanding of the cosmos, and now emphasizes deeper understanding of the twists and turns of the process of science and the relevance of concepts to studentâ#x80;#x99;s lives. This text is also available in two volumes, which can be purchased separately: >>The Cosmic Perspective: The Solar System, Eighth Edition (includes Chapters 1â#x80;#x93;13, 14, S1, 24) >>The Cosmic Perspective: Stars, Galaxies, and Cosmology, Eighth Edition (includes Chapters 1-3, S1, 4â#x80;#x93;6, S2â#x80;#x93;S4, 14â#x80;#x93;24) Also available with MasteringAstronomy MasteringAstronomy from Pearson is the leading online homework, tutorial, and assessment system, designed to improve results by engaging students before, during, and after class with powerful content. Instructors ensure students arrive ready to learn by assigning educationally effective content before class, and encourage critical thinking and retention with in-class resources. Students can further master concepts after class through homework assignments that provide interactivity, hints and answer-specific feedback. The Mastering gradebook records scores for all automatically graded assignments in one place, while diagnostic tools give instructors access to rich data to assess student understanding and misconceptions. Mastering brings learning full circle by continuously adapting to each student and making learning more personal than everâ#x80;#x94;before, during, and after class."--Publisher's description
The essential cosmic perspective by Jeffrey O Bennett( Book )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2018 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Essential Cosmic Perspective, Seventh Edition gives non-science majors a streamlined, cutting edge introduction to astronomy built on a strong tradition of effective pedagogy and coverage. Focus on skill building includes new group work exercises that require active participation, helping you to retain concepts longer and build communication skills. MasteringAstronomy® works with the text to create a learning program that enables you to learn interactively both in and out of the classroom
Let's get the rhythm : the life and times of Miss Mary Mack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wondrous hand-clapping games of inner-city playgrounds in New York City and the remote corners of the world alike become a music genre and a fertile subject for exploration in this delightful homage to the beauty of the beat. Three 8-year-old girls charm with personal insights of the hand-clapping experience, while archival footage collected by Alan Lomax and choice observations by ethnomusicologists, folklorists, and just plain folks stress the empowering impact of the practice on the lives of women
The cosmic perspective by Jeffrey O Bennett( Book )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cosmic perspective by Jeffrey O Bennett( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How do astronomers know so much about the solar system and the objects within it? In The Cosmic Perspective: The Solar System, 6th edition, you will learn about how scientists make discoveries and how they explain the astronomical phenomena they observe. Along the way you will explore the objects in our solar system and see how they relate to one another in size, distance, and age, You will also learn about the processes and laws that govern the natural world
The extragalactic distance scale : poster papers from the Space Telescope Science Institute symposium, May 1996 by Space Telescope Science Institute Symposium( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cosmic Perspective, the : Pearson New International Edition by Jeffrey O Bennett( )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Building on a long tradition of effective pedagogy and comprehensive coverage, The Cosmic Perspective, Seventh Edition provides a thoroughly engaging and up-to-date introduction to astronomy for non-science majors. The text provides a wealth of features that enhance student skill-building, including new group work exercises that engage students in active learning, helping them retain concepts longer and build communication skills for the future. The Seventh Edition has also been fully updated to include the latest astronomical observations, results from recent space missions, and new theoreti
Cosmic perspective : books a la carte edition by Jeffrey O Bennett( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cosmic Perspective, Pearson New International Edition eBook by Jeffrey O Bennett( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The full text downloaded to your computer. With eBooks you can: search for key concepts, words and phrases make highlights and notes as you study share your notes with friends Print 5 pages at a time Compatible for PCs and MACs No expiry (offline access will remain whilst the Bookshelf software is installed. eBooks are downloaded to your computer and accessible either offline through the VitalSource Bookshelf (available as a free download), available online and also via the iPad/Android app. When the eBook is purchased, you will receive an email with your access cod
Mastering astronomy : required for access to online materials( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cosmic Perspective With Masteringastronomy by Jeffrey O Bennett( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Building on a long tradition of effective pedagogy and comprehensive coverage, The Cosmic Perspective, Sixth Edition provides the most engaging and up-to-date introduction to astronomy for non-science readers. The book provides a wealth of features to help enhance reader skill building, including new Visual Skills Check end-of-chapter questions that provide an opportunity for readers to test their visual interpretation skills, new Cosmic Context Figures that help readers synthesize key concepts and processes, and a new comprehensive visual overview of scale to help readers explore the scale of time and space. The Sixth Edition has also been fully updated to include the latest astronomical observations, research, and theoretical developments. Our Place in the Universe, Discovering the Universe for Yourself, The Science of Astronomy, Making Sense of the Universe: Understanding Motion, Energy, and Gravity, Light and Matter: Reading Messages from the Cosmos, Telescopes: Portals of Discovery, Our Solar System, Formation of the Solar System, Planetary Geology: Earth and the Other Terrestrial Worlds, Planetary Atmospheres: Earth and the Other Terrestrial Worlds, Jovian Planet Systems, Asteroids, Comets, and Dwarf Planets: Their Nature, Orbits, and Impacts, Other Planetary Systems: The New Science of Distant Worlds, Our Star, Surveying the Stars, Star Birth, Star Stuff, The Bizarre Stellar Graveyard, Our Galaxy, Galaxies and the Foundation of Modern Cosmology, Galaxy Evolution, Dark Matter, Dark Energy, and the Fate of the Universe, The Beginning of Time, Life in the Universe Inteded for those interested in learning the basics of astronomy
The cosmic perspective fundamentals by Jeffrey O Bennett( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Environmental auditing principles, appendix document A : environmental auditing legal issues by R Cotton( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This document gives a detailed discussion related to environmental auditing on legal issues that may have a bearing on industry and government departments and agencies across Canada. It describes environmental liability; those who may be liable, including persons, municipalities, provincial, and federal governments; the importance of audits in ensuring compliance with environmental laws and regulations; audits as an element of due diligence defence; and other legal issues such as audit information and means of disclosing it, its confidentiality, solicitor-client privilege, and government response
Zombies, apocalypses and monsters : real and imagined by John Beck( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A Michigan State University faculty panel participates in a discussion entitled, "Zombies, apocalypses and monsters : real and imagined." Panelists describe their research, perspectives and conclusions around real and imagined threats to humanity and the impact these perceptions have on human behavior, culture, theology, and politics. Panelists are: Valeta Wensloff, outreach coordinator for the Department of Media and Information and Media Sandbox in the College of Communication Arts & Sciences; Malcolm Magee, associate professor in the Department of History in the College of Social Science and the Department of Religious Studies within the College of Arts and Letters; Megan Donahue, professor in the Department of Physics and Astronomy in the College of Natural Science; and Glenn Stutzky, senior clinical instructor in the School of Social Work within the College of Social Science. MSU Professor John P. Beck convenes the session and moderates questions from the audience. Part of the series "Sharper Focus/Wider Lens" sponsored by the MSU Honors College. Held in the MSU Student Union
The cosmic perspective fundamentals by Jeffrey O Bennett( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The ROSAT optical x-ray survey : a comparison of optical and x-ray cluster discovery by M Donahue( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Optical and x-ray techniques are applied to the areas of sky surveyed by deep ROSAT PSPC images to answer questions about clusters and galaxy evolution in clusters. Comparisons are made between x-ray technique for cluster discovery in x-ray images and current optical technique for defining cluster candidates in galaxy catalogs from I-band CCD photometry
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1 edition published in 2015 in Korean and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Kelp forest monitoring, 2000 annual report by David J Kushner( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The extragalactic distance scale : proceedings of the ST ScI May Symposium, held in Baltimore, Maryland, May 7-10, 1996
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Alternative Names
Donahue, M.

Donahue, M. 1962-

Donahue, Megan 1962-

Donahue, Megan Elizabeth

Donahue Megan Elizabeth 1962-....

Megan Donahue American astrophysicist and astronomer

Megan Donahue Amerikaans astrofysica

Megan Donahue US-amerikanische Astronomin und Astrophysikerin

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Languages
English (49)

German (2)

Korean (1)