Are Most People Too Dumb for Physics? Journal Article uri icon



  • In last month's issue of TPT, Michael Sobel turns our attention to the increasing number and broader population of students taking physics courses and urges us to reconsider how to better cater to their needs. We applaud the author for focusing our attention on this important issue. However, we find his proposal for teaching physics to nonscience majors problematic.

publication date

  • October 1, 2009

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  • closed

Date in CU Experts

  • December 3, 2014 9:01 AM

Full Author List

  • Lasry N; Finkelstein N; Mazur E

author count

  • 3

Other Profiles

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0031-921X

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1943-4928

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 418

end page

  • 422


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