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Project Physics Reader 4, Light and Electromagnetism [microform]
Bib ID 5239520
Format BookBook, MicroformMicroform, OnlineOnline
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Harvard Univ., Cambridge, MA. Harvard Project Physics
 
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Description [Washington, D.C.] : Distributed by ERIC Clearinghouse, 1967 
254 p. 
Summary

As a supplement to Project Physics Unit 4, a collection of articles is presented in this reader for student browsing. The 21 articles are included under the following headings: Letter from Thomas Jefferson; On the Method of Theoretical Physics; Systems, Feedback, Cybernetics; Velocity of Light; Popular Applications of Polarized Light; Eye and Camera; The laser--What it is and Does; A Simple Electric Circuit: Ohm's Law; The Electronic Revolution; The Invention of the Electric Light; High Fidelity; The Future of Direct Current Power Transmission; James Clerk Maxwell, Part II; On the Induction of Electric Currents; The Relationship of Electricity and Magnetism; The Electromagnetic Field; Radiation Belts Around the Earth; A Mirror for the Brain; Scientific Imagination; Lenses and Optical Instruments; and "Baffled!." Illustrations for explanation use are included. The work of Harvard Project Physics has been financially supported by: the Carnegie Corporation of New York, the Ford Foundation, the National Science Foundation, the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, the United States Office of Education, and Harvard University. (CC)

Notes

Sponsoring Agency: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Bureau of Research.

Contract Number: OEC-5-10-058.

ERIC Note: Preliminary Version.

Educational level discussed: Secondary Education.

May also be available online. Address as at 14/8/18: https://eric.ed.gov/

Reproduction Microfiche. [Washington D.C.]: ERIC Clearinghouse microfiches : positive. 
Subjects Electricity.  |  Instructional Materials.  |  Light.  |  Magnets.  |  Physics.  |  Radiation.  |  Science Materials.  |  Secondary Education.  |  Secondary School Science.  |  Supplementary Reading Materials.  |  Harvard Project Physics
Other authors/contributors Harvard Univ., Cambridge, MA. Harvard Project Physics
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