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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2015; 453357–396 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2015.45.3.357
Published: 01 June 2015
... for birds and make important contributions to American ornithology. Definitive studies of Colorado and Rocky Mountain avifauna were based on his personal specimen collection and extensive residential knowledge. However, his contributions to ornithology have largely been forgotten, highlighting the...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2014; 444297–318 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2014.44.4.297
Published: 01 September 2014
... Darwin s use of ornithological experts: Sandra Herbert, ed., The Red Notebook of Charles Darwin Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History), Historical Series, vol. 7 (1980): 1 164, on 12. 302 | D E AR and with no essential distinction between them: I look at the term species, as one arbitrarily...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2012; 42130–61 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2012.42.1.30
Published: 01 February 2012
... brought * Department II, Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Boltzmannstraße 22, 14195 Berlin, Germany; ebenson@mpiwg-berlin.mpg.de. The following abbreviations are used: AOU, American Ornithological Union; ASM, American Society of Mammalogists; ESA, Endangered Species Act of 1973; FWS, Fish...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2012; 42283–113 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2012.42.2.83
Published: 01 April 2012
... Bar- bara Stein, Women in Mammalogy: The Early Years, Journal of Mammalogy 77 (1996): 629 41 and Stein, On Her Own Terms (ref. 3). For the role of women in ornithology see Marianne Gos- ztonyi Ainley, Field Work and Family: North American Woman Ornithologists, 1900 1950, in Uneasy Careers and...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2011; 414405–446 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2011.41.4.405
Published: 01 October 2011
... Martina to his King Solomon s Ring, as it reached a far greater readership than the piece in the Wiener Tagblatt. See Konrad Lorenz, King Solomon s Ring: New Light on Animal Ways (New York: New American Library, Although there are other pieces in which Lorenz discussed graylag geese (most notably his...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2010; 403279–317 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2010.40.3.279
Published: 01 August 2010
... Oxford, Oxford, UK; CES, papers related to the Conference on the Evolutionary Synthesis, Ernst Mayr Papers, B M541, American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia, PA; EMP, Ernst Mayr Papers, Faculty Papers, Harvard University Archives, Pusey Library, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA; GSP, George Gaylord...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 1997; 28127757792 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/27757792
Published: 01 January 1997
... writing todayAlan J. Rocke Cloth $35.00 ISBN 0-691-01687-9 A Passion for Birds American Ornithology after Audubon Mark V. Barrow, Jr. In the decades following the Civil War?as industrialization and urbaniza tion reshaped the landscape?many Americans became "bird watchers." A Passion for Birds provides the...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 1998; 282253–299 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/27757796
Published: 01 January 1998
... Weinberg (1974), "Unified theories and elementary- particle interaction," in Scientific American, 231, 56. 56 Mayr (1982), 61, 63. 57 D. Campbell, Human evolution. An introduction to man's adaptation (Chicago, 1974), 182. 58 Ibid., 63. H. Georgi, in "Effective quantum field theories," in...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 1993; 241189–195 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/27757716
Published: 01 January 1993
...Alex Soojung-Kim Pang Copyright 1993 The Regents of the University of California ALEX SOOJUNG-KIM PANG Selected bibliography Blum, Ann Shelby. Picturing nature: American nineteenth-century zoo logical illustration. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1993. xxxiv +403 p., 226 figs., 74 color...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 1967; 12127–150 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/27757277
Published: 01 January 1967
... Sir Humphry's very candid appraisals of some of his colleagues have been obscured. This paper has as its purpose the reproduction of what remains of Davy's manuscript. Of particular interest are those portions in which Davy discussed John Dalton and the American chemist, Dr. James Woodhouse. Davy used...