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Title: A Question of Responsibility
Url: https://www.nsta.org/journal-college-science-teaching/journal-college-...
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
Date Issued: 2008-07-29
Resource Type: Reference Material
Instructional Material
Instructional Material -- Case Study
Instructional Material -- Lesson/Lesson Plan
Instructional Material -- Instructor Guide/Manual
Format: Document -- PDF
Document -- HTML
Audience: Educator
Education Level: High School
Higher Education
Higher Education -- Undergraduate (Lower Division)
Language: English
Rights: National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science, University at Buffalo.
Access Rights: Free access
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