Journal of Research in Science Teaching
1991 Volume 28, Number 4
Table of Contents
Number of articles: 2
Response to Dr. Smith's Comments and Criticisms Concerning "Identification of Student Misconceptions in Genetics Problem Solving via Computer Program."
Mark Browning & James D. Lehman
Authors respond to criticisms by Smith in the same issue and defend their use of the term "gene" and "misconception." Authors indicate that they did not believe that the use of computers... More
Comments and Criticism: Comment on "Identification of Student Misconceptions in Genetics Problem Solving via Computer Program."
Mike U. Smith
Criticizes an article by Browning and Lehman (1988) for (1) using "gene" instead of allele, (2) misusing the word "misconception," and (3) the possible influences of the computer environment on the... More