Teaching the Philosophical Interpretations of Quantum Mechanics and Quantum Chemistry Through Controversies

  title={Teaching the Philosophical Interpretations of Quantum Mechanics and Quantum Chemistry Through Controversies},
  author={Andoni Garritz},
  journal={Science \& Education},
  • A. Garritz
  • Published 2013
  • Philosophy
  • Science & Education
This study has the key premise of teaching history and philosophy of physical sciences to illustrate how controversies and rivalries among scientists play a key role in the progress of science and why scientific development is not only founded on the accumulation of experimental data. The author is a defender of teachers who consider philosophical, historical and socio-scientific issues. In particular, the disputes can be used in science teaching to promote students awareness of the… Expand

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