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Hewitt, Paul G.

Overview
Works: 261 works in 707 publications in 6 languages and 5,405 library holdings
Genres: Textbooks  History  Handbooks and manuals  Examinations  Laboratory manuals 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Performer, Other, Editor
Classifications: QC23, 530
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Paul G Hewitt
 
Most widely held works by Paul G Hewitt
Conceptual physics; a new introduction to your environment by Paul G Hewitt( Book )

66 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an introduction to the basic principles of physics, discussing such topics as momentum, special relativity, magnetism, and nuclear fission
Conceptual physical science by Paul G Hewitt( Book )

100 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in English and Japanese and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the physical sciences, covering physics, chemistry, earth science, and astronomy, with chapter review questions, exercises, and suggested home projects and problems
Reflection and refraction by Paul G Hewitt( Visual )

47 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After an examination of the law of reflection, mirrored and diffuse reflection are compared. Refraction is demonstrated by passing a laser beam through a water tank. Some of the consequences of refraction are explored, such as rainbows and the way light appears when passing through a glass or water
Conceptual physics by Paul G Hewitt( Book )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CD-ROM contains: A browser-based version of the text, with video clips and complete illustration program
Conceptual physics : practicing physics by Paul G Hewitt( Book )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thinking physics is Gedanken physics by Lewis C Epstein( Book )

13 editions published between 1979 and 1987 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this book, as in real life, the hook comes first. When the explanation follows, it goes to the central point fast. There is an easy way to explain anything -- it's just hard to find it. That is Epstein's Law, and this book demonstrates it"--Page 4 of cover
Conceptual integrated science by Paul G Hewitt( Book )

27 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book will change the way you look at science. Written by best-selling author Paul Hewitt, Conceptual Integrated Science is more than a collection of facts-it's a guidebook for understanding the world around you. Using his successful "concepts first" method, accessible writing, and fun and informative illustrations, Hewitt and his team of science experts have crafted a text that focuses on unifying concepts and real-life examples across physics, chemistry, earth science, biology, and astronomy." "The book includes Hewitt's effective teaching method, straight-forward learning features, approachable style, and rigorous coverage. The result is a wide-ranging science text that is uniquely effective and motivational. Conceptual Integrated Science is accompanied by an unparalleled media package that combines Interactive Tutorials, Interactive Figures, and renowned demonstration videos to help you outside of class. Book jacket."--Jacket
Touch this : conceptual physics for everyone by Paul G Hewitt( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and Danish and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For a variety of reasons, many adults, especially parents and teachers, feel inadequate in science, particularly in physics. This book is an attempt to strengthen your knowledge of physics, so you can better discuss the basic laws of science with anyone, giving them a strong foundation on which to build an understanding of science as a whole.-Back cover
Conceptual physics fundamentals by Paul G Hewitt( Book )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newton's third law by Paul G Hewitt( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The idea that a force is a push or a pull is developed. The concept that forces always occur in pairs as interactions between two objects is supported with numerous examples, including a tug-of-war, recoiling gun, and moving rocket
Guan nian wu li by Kunxian Cai( Book )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in Chinese and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Center of mass( Visual )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines rotational motion
Introductory physics : a problem-solving approach by Jesse David Wall( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conceptual physics alive!( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conceptual physics for parents and teachers : mechanics : especially elementary school teachers, who, after parents, provide the learning foundation for children by Paul G Hewitt( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magnetism and E & M induction by Paul G Hewitt( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Electromagnets, electric motors, magnetic induction, and generators are examined, using numerous examples and demonstrations. Magnetic levitation is also demonstrated and applications of electromagnetic induction are discussed
Practicing physics : Conceptual physics by Paul G Hewitt( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newton's second law by Paul G Hewitt( Visual )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The relationship of force, acceleration, and mass is illustrated with a variety of examples. The effects of friction on motion are shown using both sliding and falling objects
Special relativity I by Paul G Hewitt( Visual )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The constancy of the speed of light led Einstein to reason that here is a relationship between space and time. Einstein's postulates of special relativity are discussed. After Paul Hewitt discusses the twin trip in detail, the tape concludes with a showing of the 12-minute animated film, "Relativistic time dilation."
Newton's first law by Paul G Hewitt( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The law of inertia and the concept of mass are introduced and supported with a variety of examples and intriguing demonstrations. The concepts of net force and statics are also illustrated
 
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Conceptual physics
Alternative Names
Hewitt, Paul

Hyūetto, Pōru G.

Hyūetto, Pōru G. 1930-

Paul G. Hewitt Amerikaans natuurkundige

Paul G. Hewitt amerikansk fysikar

Paul G. Hewitt amerikansk fysiker

پائول گ تونی فیزیک‌دان آمریکایی

ヒューイット, ポール・G

ヒューエット, ポール・G

Languages
English (309)

Japanese (13)

Chinese (11)

Spanish (7)

French (2)

Danish (2)

Covers
Conceptual physical scienceConceptual physicsConceptual physics : practicing physicsConceptual integrated scienceTouch this : conceptual physics for everyoneConceptual physics fundamentalsIntroductory physics : a problem-solving approachPracticing physics : Conceptual physics