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Author Hart, Lynette A.

Title Why dissection? : animal use in education / Lynette A. Hart, Mary W. Wood, and Benjamin L. Hart.

Imprint Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2008.


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 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  179.4 H251w 2008    ---  Available
Description xii, 225 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [199]-216) and index.
Contents Today's biology classroom crisis -- Early history of dissection: controversy and advances -- Controversy in the development of science education and dissection -- The context for dissection: educational testing -- National versus state educational standards: whither dissection? -- Legislation and regulations related to using animals and dissection in teaching -- Empowering teachers to find substitutes for dissection -- Students and the culture of dissection -- The animals used in teaching -- New teaching resources in the computer age -- Locating teaching resources and research literature on alternatives.
Subject Animal experimentation -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Biology -- Study and teaching.
Laboratory animals.
Animal Experimentation -- ethics.
Biology -- education.
Dissection -- ethics.
Animals, Laboratory.
Teaching -- trends.
Added Author Wood, Mary W.
Hart, Benjamin L.
ISBN 9780313323904 (alk. paper)
0313323909 (alk. paper)
Standard No. NZ1 11652876
AU@ 000042234733

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