(Award Winning Book) Theorizing Cesar Chavez: New Ways of Knowing STEM, 2020, by Armando Arias, Ph.D.

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Abstract

<div class="line" id="line-5"> <a href="https://csumb.edu/cahss/armando-arias-receives-award-latest-book"> Armando Arias Receives Award for Latest Book </a></div><div class="line" id="line-7"> <br/></div><div class="line" id="line-9"> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 14pt;"> Dr. Arias' book </span> <u style='color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: "Arial", sans-serif; font-size: 14pt;'> Theorizing Cesar Chavez: New Ways of Knowing STEM </u> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 14pt;"> (2020) provides </span> <span style="font-size: 14pt;"> a treatise in the social psychology of scientific thinking in everyday life or a new paradigm for critically examining the STEM movement and fields from a sociological perspective. As a strategy for stirring the imagination Dr. Arias suggest lessons from the social and behavior sciences for new ways of interpreting fields found in STEM (science, technology, engineering &amp; mathematics) <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Arial, sans-serif;"> , published by Somos en escrito The Latino Literary Foundation Press, Berkeley, CA. </span> </span></div><div class="line" id="line-15"> <br/></div><div class="line" id="line-17"> <span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px;"> The book is a critical examination of existing pedagogy found in the national STEM Program through the lens of social psychological science&nbsp; </span> <u style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8px;"> friction </u></div>
Original languageAmerican English
StatePublished - Mar 20 2020

Keywords

  • Keywords: César Chávez
  • social psychology
  • sociology
  • psychology
  • sociology of knowledge
  • scientific thinking
  • science fiction
  • science
  • technology
  • engineering
  • mathematics
  • scientific revolutions
  • philosophy of science
  • paradigm shifts
  • ethnic studies
  • Chicano studies
  • and literature.

Disciplines

  • Arts and Humanities
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Life Sciences
  • Medicine and Health Sciences
  • Physical Sciences and Mathematics
  • Social and Behavioral Sciences
  • Social Psychology

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