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Creationist Teaching in School Science: A UK Perspective
  • J. Williams
  • Sociology
  • Evolution: Education and Outreach
  • 2007
The creation/evolution controversy in UK schools made headlines in the national press, on TV, and radio in 2002. Claims were made that creationism was being taught in schools. This article looks atExpand
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Help seeking, self-efficacy, and writing performance among college students
Adaptive help seeking and self-efficacy have been examined extensively over the last 20 years, but few studies have investigated their role in writing center tutoring, which has become an importantExpand
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The Teacher's Grammar Book
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This text is a basic introduction to grammar and its uses for pre- and in-service teachers, providing the information needed to teach grammar effectively. Expand
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Political Orientation and Music Preferences among College Students
The socio-political implications of contemporary music are investigated using survey data pertaining to the political orientations, music involvement, and musical preferences of college students. TheExpand
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Preparing To Teach Writing
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This critically acclaimed text surveys the major research, theories, and methodologies of teaching writing and examines the effectiveness of this material based on empirical studies. Expand
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Belief versus acceptance: Why do people not believe in evolution?
  • J. Williams
  • Medicine
  • BioEssays : news and reviews in molecular…
  • 1 November 2009
Despite being an established and accepted scientific theory for 150 years, repeated public polls show that evolution is not believed by large numbers of people. This essay examines why people do notExpand
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β-Lactam antibiotics in respiratory tract infections
β-Lactam antibiotics have played a major role in the treatment of respiratory infections for many years. The use of the three main groups of β-lactam antibiotics — penicillins, cephalosporins andExpand
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