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Metaphorically thinking

Ritchie, S.M., Aubusson, P.J. and Harrison, A.G. (2006) Metaphorically thinking. In: Aubusson, P.J., Harrison, A.G. and Ritchie, S.M., (eds.) Metaphor and Analogy in Science Education. Springer Netherlands, Dordrecht, NL, pp. 189-195.

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This concluding chapter canvasses ongoing discussions in science education communities about the future role for, and applications of metaphors and analogies. In so doing, we hope that readers will become more aware of their metaphorical thinking so that they can act in ways that enhance their students’ learning.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Notes: Series Title: Science & Technology Education Library; Vol. 30
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