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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2016) 46 (1): 67–100.
Published: 01 February 2016
... studies helped convince a growing number of researchers that these creatures were vulnerable to overexploitation. © 2016 by the Regents of the University of California 2016 sharks oceans Gilbert Gruber Casey vision conservation U.S. Navy JENNIFER A. MARTIN* Seeing Jaws: The Role of Shark...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (1): 1–40.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Shaul Katzir The historiography of the principle of energy conservation has concentrated on the formulation of the law by a few individual scientists. This paper turns to the employment of energetic considerations, examining the uses of related arguments in scientific reasoning before the...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2006) 37 (1): 27–48.
Published: 01 September 2006
... established as the model for ecological expertise in the politics of conservation adopted by the Roosevelt administration. In this paper, I will show how climatology became inscribed in plant ecology not only for epistemological reasons, but also due to an ideology that promoted the ecologist as an expert in...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2001) 31 (2): 285–353.
Published: 01 March 2001
... Center St., Ste. 303, Berkeley, CA 94704-1223. OLIVIER DARRIGOL* God, waterwheels, and molecules: Saint-Venant s anticipation of energy conservation HISTORIANS HAVE EVOKED many reasons for the introduction of the energy concept in 19th-century physics. A non-exhaustive list would include: the avail...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2020) 50 (3): 248–301.
Published: 28 May 2020
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2020) 50 (1-2): 90–128.
Published: 02 April 2020
... conservation. See Mark D. Hersey, What We Need is a Crop Ecologist: Ecology and Agricultural Science in Progressive-Era America, Agricultural History 85, no. 3 (Summer 2011): 297 321, on 302 03. 7. Frederic E. Clements and Ralph W. Chaney, Environment and Life in the Great Plains (Washington, DC: Carnegie...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2020) 50 (1-2): 67–73.
Published: 02 April 2020
....17 The 2008 article foreshadowed Oreskes and Conway s polem- ical and highly influential book of 2010,Merchants of Doubt: How a Handful of Scientists Obscured the Truth on Issues from Tobacco Smoke to Global Warm- ing. This book showed that a group of prominent, conservative, and well- established...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (5): 573–584.
Published: 01 November 2019
...- ber of conservative Protestant, Roman Catholic, Orthodox, and Muslim com- munities. Importantly, the rise of creationism in Europe is rooted in the history, religion, and politics of particular European places. As the editors write, Creationism in Europe is so many different things to different...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (5): 504–555.
Published: 01 November 2019
... conservative theology and politics. 21. Examples of the earlier historiography include Harry C. Jones, ed., The Modern Theory of Solution: Memoirs by Pfeffer, Van t Hoff, Arrhenius, and Raoult (New York: Harper & Brothers, 1899), v xi; Ernst Cohen, Jacobus Henricus van t Hoff: Sein Leben und Wirken, Grosse Ma...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (4): 420–446.
Published: 01 September 2019
... Canal and by comparing Lowell to his fellow canal champion, Theodore Roosevelt (1858 1919). Though Lowell was a conservative Republican in opposition to many of his party s more egalitarian social reforms, especially women s suffrage and labor unions, the scientific claims he made to the American public...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (4): 384–419.
Published: 01 September 2019
... calm while he and his collea- gues in consultation with policy makers considered research priorities. Our stance is conservative: we believe there is reason for caution, not panic, Nierenberg emphasized.3 The phrase appeared again in the report with a slight modification, namely his belief that the...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (4): 351–383.
Published: 01 September 2019
.... The next conservative administration after Roh s presidency also maintained this multicultural policy due to the need for immigrant workers in the context of the population crisis a falling birthrate and an aging population. 358 | H YUN communist and liberalist countries were replaced by economic and...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (3): 338–349.
Published: 01 June 2019
... Biologics Control s restriction over the amount of virus that pharmaceutical companies could include in a single dose, which affected the predetermined efficacy of his vaccine. Jacobs attributed this failure primarily to the scientific community s overtly conservative attitude, the politics of senior...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2015) 45 (3): 397–446.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Eugene Cittadino In the late 1950s Paul Sears, director of the nation’s first graduate program in conservation, was called upon to join a special committee of leading scientists and engineers to advise the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission on its Plowshare program. Project Plowshare, a creation of...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2019) 49 (2): 117–150.
Published: 01 April 2019
.... Blackett, The Ejection of Protons from Nitrogen Nuclei, Photographed by the Wilson Method, Proceedings of the Royal Society A, 107 (1925): 349 61. 132 | B E R TOZZ I were portrayed (Fig. 8), and find that in 18 cases, the measured angles were compatible with the conservation of energy and momentum, under...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (1979) 10: 49–83.
Published: 01 January 1979
... Mathematical Route to Energy Conservation: A Case Study of the Role of Mathematics in Concept Formation By M. Norton Wise* INTRODUCTION In June 1847 William Thomson (later Lord Kelvin) heard James Joule explicate before the British Association his then heterodox ideas on mutual conversion of heat and work...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2012) 42 (1): 30–61.
Published: 01 February 2012
...Etienne Benson The Marine Mammal Protection Act and the Endangered Species Act have been cornerstones of federal wildlife conservation policy in the United States since their enactment in the early 1970s. These laws prohibited the taking of members of protected populations without a permit, where...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (5): 627–636.
Published: 01 November 2018
... survey. It built a system to track tens of millions of Americans throughout their entire lives. The prestige and power of life insurance corporations (and their practices) convinced President Roosevelt with his fiscally conservative preferences to commit the United States to a contributory model of Old...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (4): 536–547.
Published: 01 September 2018
... narrative of persistence, this is still a story bounded by decline. After the British invasion of South Asia, the elephant population declined. Asian elephants are on the International Union of Conservation for Conservation of Nature Red List. Kingship may have preserved a place for elephants, but...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (4): 526–535.
Published: 01 September 2018
... and valuable insight for historians of science in many places, regarding the cooptation of Spencer s theory of social evolution and energy conservation, for instance, into political discourse surrounding nineteenth-century infertility. Infertile white women were increas- ingly understood in terms of...