North-Central Section–40th Annual Meeting (20–21 April 2006)
Session No. 34 Friday, 21 April 2006
1:00 PM-5:40 PM, Student Center, University of Akron: Theater

T18. Countering Creationism in the Classroom

Patricia Princehouse, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
34-11:00 PM TEN WAYS TO COUNTER YOUNG EARTH MYTHS: KRAUSS, Lawrence M., Physics, Case Western Reserve University, 10900 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106-7079, krauss@cwru.edu
34-21:20 PM ADVANCING SCIENTIFIC LITERACY: TEACHING DEEP TIME IN A NON-MAJORS COLLEGE BIOLOGY COURSE: RISSING, Steve, Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology, Ohio State University, 264 Aronoff Lab, 318 W 12TH AVE, Columbus, OH 43210, rissing.2@osu.edu
34-31:40 PM THE USES OF HISTORY IN THE SCIENCE CLASSROOM: PRINCEHOUSE, Patricia, Case Western Reserve University, evolution@case.edu
34-42:00 PM IMMUNITY: AN ACCESSIBLE PATH TO EVOLUTION: GREENSPAN, Neil S., Pathology, Case Western Reserve University, Wolstein Research Building, Rm. 5130, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106-7288, neil.greenspan@case.edu
34-52:20 PM COUNTERING CREATIONIST CLAIMS ABOUT MACROEVOLUTION: SEPKOSKI, David, History Department, Oberlin College, 308 Rice Hall, 10 N. Professor St, Oberlin, OH 44074, dsepkosk@oberlin.edu
34-62:40 PM “THE HIDDEN BOND OF CONNEXION”: COMMON DESCENT AS AN OBSTACLE TO TEACHING EVOLUTION TO COLLEGE UNDERGRADUATES: YACOBUCCI, Margaret M., Department of Geology, Bowling Green State University, 190 Overman Hall, Bowling Green, OH 43403-0211, mmyacob@bgsu.edu
34-73:00 PM COMBATING CULTURAL-BASED NONSCIENTIFIC ATTITUDES AND BIASES TOWARDS EVOLUTIONARY THEORY IN INTRODUCTORY COLLEGE SCIENCE COURSES: CRISP, Edward L., Geology Department, West Virginia Univ at Parkersburg, 300 Campus Dr, Parkersburg, WV 26104, Ed.Crisp@mail.wvu.edu
34-83:20 PM WINNING THE BATTLES BUT LOSING THE WAR? "ANTI-CREATIONISTS" VERSUS "ANTI-EVOLUTIONISTS" IN THE ARENA OF PUBLIC OPINION: SHOEMAKER, Kurt A., Natural Sciences, Shawnee State University, 940 Second Street, Portsmouth, OH 45662, kshoemaker@shawnee.edu
34-93:40 PM MULTICULTURALISM, RELATIVISM, CREATIONISM: WALLER, Sara, Dept of Philosophy, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, sara.waller@case.edu
34-104:00 PM SCIENCE, PHILOSOPHY, MYTHOLOGY: MISCONCEIVING SCIENCE & THE IMPORTANCE OF ALTERNATIVE CULTURAL NARRATIVES: PIVEN, Jerry, Philosophy, Case Western Reserve University, 10900 Euclid Ave, Clark Hall, Cleveland, OH 44106, jpiven@earthlink.net
34-114:20 PM BUT WHAT IF INTELLIGENT DESIGN IS TRUE?: SINGHAM, Mano, UCITE Case Western Reserve University, Case Western Reserve University, 101 Allen Hall, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106-7025, mano.singham@case.edu
34-124:40 PM INTELLIGENT DESIGN AND ALTERNATIVE CONCEPTIONS: ZICKEFOOSE, Mark, Department of Geological Sciences, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701, mz257502@ohio.edu and LIBARKIN, Julie C., Geological Sciences, Ohio University, 316 Clippinger Labs, Athens, OH 45701
34-135:00 PM LEGAL AND POPULAR CONCEPTIONS OF SCIENCE: MCLARTY, Colin S., Philosophy, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, cxm7@case.edu

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