Astrology in Introductory Astronomy Courses for Nonscience Specialists

Zeilik, Michael (1973) Astrology in Introductory Astronomy Courses for Nonscience Specialists. American Journal of Physics, 41. pp. 961-964. ISSN 0002-9505, 1943-2909

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Abstract

Students exhibit immense inierest in astrology but introdudory astronomy courses commonly ignore the topic. This paper reports on a horoscope-casting exercise which capitalizes on the student's fascination to promote a discussion on astrology and its relationship to astronomy and science in general.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Astronomy Education Research
Depositing User: Dr Michael Fitzgerald
Date Deposited: 22 Sep 2017 05:03
Last Modified: 20 Aug 2018 06:03
URI: http://istardb.org/id/eprint/1048

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