Resources

In this section we list:

  • the main theoretical references that set the basis for the IDENTITIES Project
  • the papers about IDENTITIES
  • the titles and abstracts of conference presentations concerning IDENTITIES concepts and activities
  • the dissertations framed within the IDENTITIES context

Theoretical References

Barelli, E., Branchetti, L., Ravaioli, G. (2019). High school students’ epistemological approaches to computer simulations of complex systems. Journal of Physics Conference Series 1287:012053

Branchetti, L. Cattabriga, A., Levrini, O. (2019). Interplay between mathematics and physics to grasp the nature of a scientific breakthrough: the case of the black body. Physical Review – Physics Education Research.

Branchetti, L., Cutler, M., Laherto, A., Levrini, O., Palmgren, E.K., Tasquier, G., Wilson, C., (2018). The I SEE project: An approach to futurize STEM education. In: Colucci-Gray, L., Camino, E., Dodman, M. (eds). Visions for Sustainability, 9: 10-26.

Durand-Guerrier, V. (2008). Truth versus validity in mathematical proof. ZDM The International Journal on Mathematics Education 40/3, 373-384.

Papers about IDENTITIES

Conference presentations

Branchetti, L., & Levrini, O. (2019). Disciplines and interdisciplinarity in STEM education to foster scientific authenticity and develop epistemic skills. Presented at ESERA2019 conference within the invited symposium “Crossing boundaries – problematizing interdisciplinarity in science education” – 2019, August 26th-30th (Bologna-Italy).

Levrini, O., Branchetti, L., Cattabriga, A., Moruzzi, S., & Viale, M. (2020). Interdisciplinarità tra matematica, fisica, linguistica ed epistemologia: linee guida e risultati di un’esperienza di formazione in servizio nel PLS-POT di Bologna [Interdisciplinarity among mathematics, physics, linguistics and epistemology: guidelines and results of an experience of in-service training within the PLS-POT project in Bologna]. Presented at the GEO-CRUI conference – 2020, June 15th-17th (online).

Dissertations

Chiusoli, S. (2019). La mappa logistica come caso di studio per riflettere sull’interdisciplinarità nei sistemi complessi [The logistic map as a case study to reflect on interdisciplinarity in complex systems]. Bachelor thesis in Physics, Alma Mater Studiorum – University of Bologna. Advisor: Prof. O. Levrini. Co-advisor: E. Barelli.

Gombi, A. (2020). The foundational case of the parabolic motion: design of an interdisciplinary activity for the IDENTITIES project. Master thesis in Physics, Alma Mater Studiorum – University of Bologna. Advisor: Prof. O. Levrini. Co-advisor: S. Satanassi.

Leban, S. P. (2020). Interdisciplinarity in science education in France: Analysis of approaches and their application to the vibrating string case study. Master thesis in Physics, Alma Mater Studiorum – University of Bologna. Advisor: Prof. O. Levrini. Co-advisor: E. Volte.

Quadrelli, N. (2020). Un approccio interdisciplinare alla parabola per riflettere sulla nascita della fisica moderna: risultati di uno studio con studenti di classe terza di Liceo Scientifico. [An interdisciplinary approach to parabola to reflect on the origin of modern physics: Results of a study with students of the 3rd year of Scientific Lyceum]. Bachelor thesis in Physics, Alma Mater Studiorum – University of Bologna. Advisor: Prof. O. Levrini. Co-advisor: S. Satanassi.