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Title Chemistry as a second language : chemical education in a globalized society / Charity Flener Lovitt, editor, Paul Kelter, editor
Published Washington, DC : American Chemical Society ; [New York] : Distributed by Oxford University Press, ©2010
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations
Series ACS symposium series ; 1049
ACS symposium series ; 1049
Contents Chemistry as a second language: the effect of globalization on chemical education / Charity Flener Lovitt and Paul Kelter -- The mother tongue as a fundamental key to the mastering of chemistry language / Liliana Mammino -- Multi-national approach to teaching and learning / Liberato Cardellini -- The pursuit of science in a globalized market: an approach to internationally collaborative science through research abroad programs / Markita P. Landry -- There and back again: a grad student's tale about negotiating studies on two continents in the final years of graduate school / Charity Flener Lovitt -- Research abroad: coming to a decision, making it worthwhile, and how it has impacted my career / LeighAnn S. Jordan -- How do you say "sulfuric acid" in Dari? / Patricia A. Dooley -- The ICUC and the benefits of an international chemistry education organization / Carlos M. Castro-Acuña and Paul Kelter -- Emerging pharmaceutical infrastructure in Sub-Saharan Africa / Rolande Hodel
Notes "Sponsored by the ACS Division of Chemical Education."
"This book evolved from an August 2009 symposium at the 238th annual meeting of the American Chemical Society in Washington, DC"--Preface
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Chemistry -- Study and teaching -- Congresses.
Education and globalization -- Congresses.
Chemistry -- education.
Genre/Form Congress.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Kelter, Paul B.
Lovitt, Charity Flener.
American Chemical Society. Division of Chemical Education.
American Chemical Society. Meeting (238th : 2009 : Washington, D.C.)
ISBN 0841225915
(alk. paper)
(alk. paper)