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Jeffrey Bennett

Forfatter af The Cosmic Perspective

70 Works 1,257 Members 19 Reviews

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Jeffrey Bennett, winner of the 2013 American Institute of Physics Science Communication Award, holds a BA in biophysics from the University of California, San Diego, and an MS and PhD in astrophysics from the University of Colorado, Boulder. He is the lead author of several best-selling textbooks vis mere in astronomy, astrobiology, mathematics, and statistics and has written numerous award-winning books for the general public and children. vis mindre

Omfatter også følgende navne: Jeffery Bennett, Jeffrey O. Bennett

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Værker af Jeffrey Bennett

The Cosmic Perspective (1998) 345 eksemplarer
The Essential Cosmic Perspective (2002) 140 eksemplarer
Life in the Universe (2002) 91 eksemplarer
The Wizard Who Saved the World (2011) 23 eksemplarer
I, Humanity (2016) 9 eksemplarer
Cosmic Perspective with Skygazer CD-ROM, The (2000) — Forfatter — 5 eksemplarer
Themes of the Times on Astronomy (2006) 4 eksemplarer
Life in the Universe, 5th Edition (2022) 3 eksemplarer
Instructors Guide (1999) — Forfatter — 2 eksemplarer
Jubilant Praise for Piano (1989) 1 eksemplar
MasteringAstronomy (2013) 1 eksemplar
Yo soy la humanidad (2016) 1 eksemplar
Razonamiento estadístico (2011) 1 eksemplar
The Cosmic Perspective (2005) 1 eksemplar
Students Solutions Manual (2002) 1 eksemplar

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Independent Reading Level: Grade level 3-5
Awards and Honor: Learning Teachers Magazine Choice Awards (2010)
 
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Federico_Romero | 1 anden anmeldelse | May 2, 2023 |
I used this textbook in my Introduction to Astronomy class when I was a first year physics and astronomy major at university. Although my introductory physics classes rightly assumed knowledge of calculus, as did later astronomy classes, this textbook does not. In my opinion, this text is overly simplistic for science students and is more suited for the non-specialist or high school student. The text is much more focused on factual learning than on calculation; while this may be preferable to many, it is not representative of advanced studies in science.… (mere)
 
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AliciaBooks | 2 andre anmeldelser | Feb 5, 2022 |
I used this textbook in my Introduction to Astronomy class when I was a first year physics and astronomy major at university. Although my introductory physics classes rightly assumed knowledge of calculus, as did later astronomy classes, this textbook does not. In my opinion, this text is overly simplistic for science students and is more suited for the non-specialist or high school student. The text is much more focused on factual learning than on calculation; while this may be preferable to many, it is not representative of advanced studies in science.… (mere)
 
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AliciaBooks | 2 andre anmeldelser | Feb 5, 2022 |
I still only vaguely understand statistics but at least the book was mostly interesting.
 
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Værker
70
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1,257
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ISBN
252
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