Bibliographical Information


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American Association for the Advancement of Science. (1994). Benchmarks for Science Literacy. New York: Oxford University Press.

BSCS. (1991). Middle school science and technology (program preview). Dubuque, IA: Kendall/Hunt.

Carter, C. (1991). Science-technology-society and access to scientific knowledge. Theory into practice, 30 (4), 273-279.

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Nagasu, N. (1992). What is the STS approach: Historical and practical background. Bulletin of Society of Japan Science Teaching, 33 (2), 78-88.

Spector, B. S. (1989). Empowering teachers: Survival and development. Dubuque, IA: Kendall/Hunt.

Spector, B.S. (1990). Community resources for meaningful learning. Dubuque, IA: Kendall/Hunt.

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Spector, B.S. (1993). Order out of chaos: Restructuring schooling to reflect society's paradigm shift. School Science and Mathematics Association, 93 ( 1), 9-19.

Spector, B.S., & Breit, F. (1990). Technology: AV and computers. Dubuque, IA: Kendall/Hunt.

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Cognition & Technology Group at Vanderbilt. (1992, ongoing). The adventures of Jasper Woodberry series, episodes 1-11, [interactive laser disk]. Learning Technology Center, Nashville, TN: Vanderbilt University.

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Chickakly, K. (1992). Stella II: An introduction to systems thinking (version 5.92). High Performance Systems, Inc.

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Hunter, S., & Stahl, H. (1990). C-Map, (version 1.0) [shareware]. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Department of Education.