The first chapter introduces the topic of the book, reflects on its relevance over time, and clarifies terminology. The construct of competence is introduced as well as the various perspectives on the nature of models. It is recognized that modeling is a core practice in science and a key component of scientific thinking.
Upmeier zu Belzen, A., van Driel, J., & Krüger, D. (2019). Introducing a Framework for Modeling Competence (pp. 3–19). https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-30255-9_1