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The Cosmic Perspective Plus MasteringAstronomy with Etext -- Access Card Package free pdf Building on a long tradition of effective pedagogy and comprehensive coverage, The Cosmic Perspective, Seventh Edition provides a thoroughly engaging and up-to-date introduction to astronomy for non-science majors. The text provides a wealth of features that enhance skill-building, including new group work exercises that help you retain concepts longer and build communication skills for the future. The Seventh Edition has also been fully updated to include the latest astronomical observations, results from recent space missions, research, and theoretical developments that inform our understanding of the early universe. Two volumes of this text are also available: *The Cosmic Perspective: The Solar System, Seventh Edition (includes Chapters 1-13, 24) *The Cosmic Perspective: Stars, Galaxies, and Cosmology, Seventh Edition (includes Chapters 1-6, S2-S4, 14-24) NOTE: This is what is included in this ISBN 0321839501 / 9780321839503 Cosmic Perspective Plus MasteringAstronomy with eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of 0321765184 / 9780321765185 SkyGazer 5.0 Student Access Code Card (Integrated component) 0321839552 / 9780321839558 Cosmic Perspective, The 0321840925 / 9780321840929 MasteringAstronomy with Pearson eText -- Access Card -- for The Cosmic Perspective

About Jeffrey O. Bennett

Jeffrey Bennett Jeffrey Bennett holds a B.A. (1981) in biophysics from the University of California, San Diego, and an M.S. and Ph.D. (1987) in astrophysics from the University of Colorado, Boulder. He has taught at every level from preschool through graduate school, including more than 50 college classes in astronomy, physics, mathematics, and education. He served 2 years as a visiting senior scientist at NASA headquarters, where he created NASA's "IDEAS" program, started a program to fly teachers aboard NASA's airborne observatories (including SOFIA), and worked on numerous educational programs for the Hubble Space Telescope and other space science missions. He also proposed the idea for and helped develop both the Colorado Scale Model Solar System on the CU-Boulder campus and the Voyage Scale Model Solar System on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. In addition to this astronomy textbook, he is also lead author of college-level textbooks in astrobiology, mathematics, and statistics (all from Pearson)- of critically acclaimed two books for the general public including , On the Cosmic Horizon (Pearson Addison-Wesley, 2001) and Beyond UFOs (Princeton University Press, 2008/2011) and Math for Life (Roberts

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Author : Jeffrey O. Bennett
Publisher : Addison-Wesley Educational Publishers Inc
Data Published : 09 January 2013
ISBN : 0321839501
EAN : 9780321839503
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 832 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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