Evolution and creationism in the public schools : a handbook for educators, parents, and community leaders (Book, 2004) [WorldCat.org]
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Evolution and creationism in the public schools : a handbook for educators, parents, and community leaders

Author: Angus M Gunn
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In United States public schools, teachers, parents and administrators face longstanding controversy over the teaching of biological evolution. Why is the controversy so persistent? Is there any hope for resolution? Part history and part handbook, this work examines the origins of the opposition to teaching evolution, its long and deep-seated history, and the reasons why the conflicts haven't been resolved. Key  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Angus M Gunn
ISBN: 0786420022 9780786420025 9780786427178 0786427175
OCLC Number: 56319812
Description: xi, 187 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Defining terms --
The historical roots of creationism --
The impact of science --
How do organisms evolve? --
Genesis and science --
Science standards state by state --
The evolution of intelligent design --
Models of biological science curricula.
Responsibility: Angus M. Gunn.
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Part history and part handbook, this carefully neutral work examines the origins of the opposition to biological evolution, its long and deep-seated history, and the reasons why it hasn't been  Read more...

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