Demonstration Lecture

Demonstration Lecture - convincing performance...

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MAGICAL DEMONSTRATION – Do not believe what you see! SCIENTIFIC DEMONSTRATION – Believe what you see! DEMONSTRATION – preparation, rehearsal – purpose is to convince and display - the work of being a good demonstrator is not a matter of finding our unknown things, but of arranging a
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Unformatted text preview: convincing performance. EXPERIMENTATION- need not entail preparation, has the capacity to surprise – purpose is to find out unknown things – a good experimenter may mess around and change things, e.g. fine-tune the apparatus....
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This note was uploaded on 11/06/2007 for the course S&TS 2011 taught by Professor Pinch,t. during the Spring '06 term at Cornell.

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