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nature of physical knowledge

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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Physics -- Philosophy -- Congresses.

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    Statementedited by L.W. Friedrich.
    ContributionsFriedrich, L. W., American PhysicalSociety.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination156 p. ;
    Number of Pages156
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20036399M

    The last part of the book stimulates the reader to go beyond the examples in the book and reveals how physical-knowledge activities can be invented and integrated into an ongoing program. Some of the sources for new ideas are games, objects, and toys as well as chapters on art, science, music, and outdoor play in early education contexts. But science differs from the wisdom of Nature. Science accumulates mass of physical knowledge, but it often doesn’t understand what it reads. It collects data. But it is Nature, not people, that will ultimately determine the truth of that interpretation. All too often, scientific .

    A lesson study case from a Japanese elementary school is presented. Three types of knowledge developed by the teachers in the case are discussed: knowledge of the subject matter and its teaching‐learning; development of the interpersonal relationships among teachers; and development of teachers' personal qualities and dispositions. unified set of physical laws can explain what we observe. As humans, we make generalizations and seek order. We have found that nature is remarkably cooperative—it exhibits theunderlying order and simplicity we so value. It is the underlying order of nature that makes science in general, and physics in particular, so enjoyable to study.

    Suggested Citation:"4 Knowledge and Understanding of the Natural World."National Research Council. Taking Science to School: Learning and Teaching Science in Grades KWashington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: / The other type of knowledge of things is called knowledge by description. When we say we have knowledge of the table itself, a physical object, we refer to a kind of knowledge other than immediate, direct knowledge. "The physical object which causes such-and-such sense-data" is a phrase that describes the table by way of sense-data.


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Nature of physical knowledge. Bloomington, Indiana University Press [] (OCoLC) Online version: Friedrich, Lawrence William, Nature of physical knowledge. Bloomington, Indiana University Press [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors.

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Edinburgh, London, Oliver and Boyd [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Lawrence William Friedrich; American Physical Society. IT is the purpose of this book to analyse the concepts, principles and systems of physical theory.

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