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PDF | The Essential Cosmic Perspective (8th Edition)

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Author(s):
Jeffrey Bennett
Format:
PDF
Publisher:
Pearson
ISBN-10:
0134446437
ISBN-13:
978-0134446431
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The Essential Cosmic Perspective (8th Edition)

Format: PDF eTextbooks
ISBN-13: 978-0134446431
ISBN-10: 0134446437
Delivery: Instant Download
Authors: Jeffrey Bennett
Publisher: Pearson

A practical introduction to Astronomy with an emphasis on critical thinking about our place in the universe

This 8th Edition of Essential Cosmic Perspective provides readers without science backgrounds with a streamlined, cutting-edge introduction to astronomy. Built on a strong tradition of effective pedagogy and coverage, the text focuses on skill-building and includes group work exercises that require active participation. Dedicated to bringing an understanding of the universe, its scientific basis and its relevance to our lives, each chapter is written to specific learning goals that build an ideal learning path for readers. Aiming to foster a lifelong learning experience, the authors focus on key concepts, providing big picture context, promoting conceptual understanding, and preferring plain language to jargon.