by D.C. Cassidy, G. Holton, J. Rutherford
Publisher: Springer 2002
Number of pages: 880
Understanding Physics provides a thorough grounding in contemporary physics while placing physics into its social and historical context ... develops facility in critical thinking, reasoned argumentation, evaluation of evidence, mathematical modelling, and ethical values.
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