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Author(s): Glenn Dolphin
Stories in Geology: What We Know and How We Figured it Out gets students thinking about the process of generating scientific knowledge and gives them the necessary skills to be critical of this knowledge. This text provides the history of how science knowledge came to be. It features short stories, poetry, art, and more as ways to demonstrate how science “fits” into the rest of life.
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Political science is important because it can help us to better understand and eventually solve or alleviate the problems we face as a society…
Featuring the most recently available real-world data, Politics in a Globalized World: A Problem-Based Introduction to Politics and Political Science provides the reader with a unique and innovative style to the dynamic world of politics by discussing the major political problems the world faces at the beginning of the twenty-first century.
This book gives students a brief introduction to the discipline of Ethnic Studies, its history, theories, methods and application to real world problems. It starts with a brief historical overview of this relatively new academic discipline and explores some basic definitions and concepts, along with particular theoretical approaches that demarcate the discipline in comparison to other neighboring fields in the social sciences.