New edition of a text that presents the major concepts in astronomy. It begins with a broad overview of modern scientific understanding of the cosmos, and then discusses how and why this understanding has been reached and what gaps remain in the overall knowledge. The 22 chapters cover developing perspective, key concepts, learning from other worldThe following four sets of questions appear at the end of each chapter: ai Review Questions. ... Answers or discussion points for all the Time Out to Think questions can be found in the Instructora#39;s Guide. ... particular course types: ai The Cosmic Perspective, Second Edition (full version, ISBN 0-8053-8044-2) This is the most complete version of the book, containing sufficient material for astronomy courses anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Cosmic Perspective|
|Publisher||:||Addison Wesley Publishing Company - 2002|