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Cosmic Perspective

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ISBN-10: 0321839501

ISBN-13: 9780321839503

Edition: 7th 2014

Authors: Jeffrey O. Bennett, Megan O. Donahue, Nicholas O. Schneider, Mark Voit

List price: $198.00
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Building on a long tradition of effective pedagogy and comprehensive coverage,The Cosmic Perspective,Seventh Editionprovides a thoroughly engaging and up-to-date introduction to astronomy for non-science majors. The text provides a wealth of features that enhance skill-building, including new features in MasteringAstronomy®and new group work exercises that help you retain concepts longer and build communication skills for the future. The Seventh Edition has also been fully updated to include the latest astronomical observations, results from recent space missions, research, and theoretical developments that inform our understanding of the early universe. The text is supported by a robust…    
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Book details

List price: $198.00
Edition: 7th
Copyright year: 2014
Publisher: Pearson Education
Publication date: 1/9/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 832
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.75" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 3.784

Jeffrey BennettJeffrey Bennett holds a B.A. (1981) in biophysics from the University of California, San Diego, and an M.S. and Ph.D. (1987) in astrophysics from the University of Colorado, Boulder. He has taught at every level from preschool through graduate school, including more than 50 college classes in astronomy, physics, mathematics, and education. He served two years as a visiting senior scientist at NASA headquarters, where he created NASA's "IDEAS" program, started a program to fly teachers aboard NASA's airborne observatories (including SOFIA), and worked on numerous educational programs For The Hubble Space Telescope and other space science missions. He also proposed the idea for…