The Chemical Basis of Everyday PhenomenaBy
- Kerry K. Karukstis
- Gerald Van Hecke
Very broad appeal for educated laypersons with a curiosity about science to college students taking introductory or survey courses and those professors preparing to teach such courses. Course titles include (but are not limited to): General Chemistry, Introductory Chemistry, Chemistry and Society, Science and Society.
Paperback, 250 Pages
Published: March 2003
Imprint: Academic Press
"...a very effective way to increase students' interest in chemistry...The selected examples provide a welcome dose of reality..." -Jeffrey B. Arterburn, New Mexico State University "...the authors weave in essential concepts without the reader even knowing it. The references...are EXCELLENT." -Jennifer Shepherd, Gonzaga University "...wonderful and fun...buy one...and use it every day to add relevant examples to all your chemistry courses." -Tricia Ferrett, Carleton College