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Title: A Question of Responsibility
Url: http://sciencecases.lib.buffalo.edu/cs/collection/detail.asp?case_id=...
Creator: Branlund, Joy M.
Publisher: National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science
Description: This case study examines the public health issue of asbestos. Students will learn about different types of asbestos and their uses, as well as how people are exposed to and personally harmed by the substance. The material would be appropriate for high school or lower level undergraduate classes. The case study and teaching notes may be downloaded in PDF format. The site also includes a section for instructor feedback where general comments may be read and contributed.
LC Classification: Medicine -- Internal medicine -- Special situations and conditions -- Industrial medicine -- Occupational diseases -- By industry or occupation, A-Z -- Asbestos industry
Medicine -- Public aspects of medicine
Medicine -- Public aspects of medicine -- Toxicology -- Special poisons and groups of poisons -- Inorganic poisons -- Special, A-Z -- Asbestos
GEM Subject: Science -- Biology
Health -- Disease
Science -- Instructional issues
Health -- Instructional issues
Key Concept: Health -- Diseases
Health -- Physiology
Health -- Poisons and toxicology
Health -- Anatomy
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Date Issued: 2008-07-29
Resource Type: Cases
Instructional Materials
Lesson Plans
Reading Materials
Science Materials
Teaching Guides
Format: html
pdf
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Teachers
University First Cycle
Language: English
Rights: National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science, University at Buffalo.
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2010-12-24 03:00:01 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-12-29 13:15:13 (W3C-DTF)
Source: Scout Staff  Scout Staff
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Resource URL Clicks: 15
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