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Hewitt, Paul G.

Overview
Works: 314 works in 915 publications in 10 languages and 7,750 library holdings
Genres: Textbooks  History  Handbooks and manuals  Examinations 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Performer, Editor, Other
Classifications: QC23, 530
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Most widely held works about Paul G Hewitt
 
Most widely held works by Paul G Hewitt
Conceptual physics by Paul G Hewitt( Book )

182 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CD-ROM contains: A browser-based version of the text, with video clips and complete illustration program
Conceptual physics; a new introduction to your environment by Paul G Hewitt( Book )

18 editions published between 1971 and 1985 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conceptual physical science by Paul G Hewitt( Book )

64 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in English and Japanese and held by 669 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
Conceptual physics : practicing physics by Paul G Hewitt( Book )

24 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This critically acclaimed workbook helps you better understand concepts presented in the text.--back cover
Conceptual physics : the high school physics program by Paul G Hewitt( Book )

33 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and French and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an introduction to the basic principles of physics, discussing such topics as momentum, special relativity, magnetism, and nuclear fission
Thinking physics : questions with conceptual explanations by Lewis C Epstein( Book )

14 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conceptual physical science-- explorations by Paul G Hewitt( Book )

19 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hewitt team offers a text that is highly accessible, flexible, and hands-on. Forty concisely written chapters allow you to better select topics to match your course and the needs of your students. Conceptual Physical Science - Explorations presents a clear and engaging introduction to physics, chemistry, astronomy, and earth sciences. The authors use analogies and everyday examples to clarify key concepts and help students better understand the world around them. The textbook's consistent, high-quality coverage combines active learning with critical thinking exercises, hands-on experiments, review questions, and quantitative problems. - Publisher
Conceptual integrated science by Paul G Hewitt( Book )

26 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 193 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
Conceptual physics : a high school physics program by Paul G Hewitt( Book )

14 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A basic text which treats Physics conceptually, emphazing comprehension rather than mathematical structure
Touch this : conceptual physics for everyone by Paul G Hewitt( Book )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and Danish and held by 127 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 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reflection and refraction by Paul G Hewitt( Visual )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 67 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
Newton's third law by Paul G Hewitt( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 63 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
Special relativity I by Paul G Hewitt( Visual )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 49 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."
Vibrations and sound II by Paul G Hewitt( Visual )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reflection, refraction, and speed of sound waves are explained. A discussion of forced vibrations and resonance culminates with exciting historical footage of the collapse of the Tacoma Narrows Bridge in 1940
Introductory physics : a problem-solving approach by Jesse David Wall( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Center of mass( Visual )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines rotational motion
Practicing physics [supplement to] Conceptual physics, 9th ed. by Paul G Hewitt( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 38 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 )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conceptual physics alive!( Visual )

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

 
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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

Paul G. Hewitt fisico statunitense

پائول گ تونی فیزیک‌دان آمریکایی

휴이트, 폴

휴이트, 폴 G

휴잇, 폴

ヒューイット, ポール・G

ヒューエット, ポール・G

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Conceptual physical scienceConceptual physics : practicing physicsConceptual physics : the high school physics programConceptual physical science-- explorationsConceptual integrated scienceTouch this : conceptual physics for everyoneConceptual physics fundamentalsIntroductory physics : a problem-solving approachPracticing physics [supplement to] Conceptual physics, 9th ed.