Critical Graphicacy

Understanding Visual Representation Practices in School Science

ISBN: 978-1-4020-3375-9 (Print) 978-1-4020-3376-6 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxviii

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    Pages 1-24

    Toward a critical graphicacy

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    Pages 25-53

    The work of reading graphs

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    Pages 55-82

    Graphicacy and context

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    Pages 83-108

    Photographs in biology texts

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    Pages 109-132

    Graphicacy in lectures

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    Pages 133-158

    Interpretive graphicacy in practice

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    Chapter

    Pages 159-186

    Layered inscriptions: what does it take to get their point?

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    Chapter

    Pages 187-216

    Semiotics of chemical inscriptions

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    Pages 217-240

    Reading layered, dynamic inscriptions

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    Chapter

    Pages 241-261

    Epilogue: steps toward critical graphicacy

  12. Back Matter

    Pages 263-288