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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2012) 42 (1): 30–61.
Published: 01 February 2012
... Rowland, Evolution of National Wildlife Law (ref. 8), 76 83, 116 19, 213 24. 13. Carl L. Hubbs to Alan Cranston, 12 May 1971, Scripps Institution of Oceanography Ar- chives, La Jolla, CA, Carl Leavitt Hubbs Papers, Box 17, Folder 4. 14. The classic accounts of conservationism and preservationism are...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2020) 50 (3): 248–301.
Published: 28 May 2020
... was greater incentive to develop non-applied sciences. 44. This prompted the Getu´lio Vargas government to regulate all activities relating to the exploitation of the country s land and wildlife. The creation of the Council for the Inspection of Artistic and Scientific Expeditions in Brazil was...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (4): 536–547.
Published: 01 September 2018
... officers. All these interactions with animals suggest boundaries crossed. Humans are used to thinking about their world as apart from animals. Cultural critic Akira Mizuta Lippit even lists the disappearance of wildlife from humanity s habitat and [] the reappearance of the same in humanity s reflections...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (2): 223–245.
Published: 01 April 2018
... publish- ing a paper leading to one or other view complained a frustrated Lord Skelmersdale, a Conservative member with burgeoning interests in environ- mental conservation, wildlife protection, and natural history.50 In this context, climate change went hand-in-hand with the emergence of futurology in...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2018) 48 (1): 110–122.
Published: 01 February 2018
... in the Web of Life: Ecology and the Accumulation of Capital . London : Verso , 2015 . 316 pp., index. ISBN 978-1-7816-8902-8 . $29.95 (paper). Jamie Lorimer . Wildlife in the Anthropocene: Conservation after Nature . Minneapolis : The University of Minnesota Press , 2015 . 284 pp...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2017) 47 (3): 349–388.
Published: 01 June 2017
... responsible for but also subject to the ideological constraints of the postwar era. Conservative, liberal, and leftist scientists articulated competing visions for the role of science in the postwar political order, and their ranks included both winners and losers Jessica Wang, American Science in an Age of...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2017) 47 (2): 164–199.
Published: 01 April 2017
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2016) 46 (1): 67–100.
Published: 01 February 2016
... complicated cultural position in the history of conservation science as both marine animals and potential predators of humans. In this way, these animals offer a useful comparison within the historiography of wildlife conservation science. Like whales and dolphins as well as land-based predators, they follow...
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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 (2015) 45 (3): 357–396.
Published: 01 June 2015
... naturalizing in Paul Errington, Aldo Leopold, and Wildlife Ecology: Residential Science Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences 41, no. 2 (2011): 216 54. CHAR LES A I K EN AND THE BUS IN ESS OF NATURAL H I S TORY | 361 Bailey went on to a career as a government scientist, Aiken became a profes- sional...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2014) 44 (3): 285–295.
Published: 01 June 2014
... contrast, anatomist and conservation biologistMichael Lannoo s comparative study of Aldo Leopold and Ed Ricketts relies heavily on secondary historical accounts, even to the extent of using them as sources for quotations from Leopold and Ricketts. Although there is little new information about the two...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2013) 43 (4): 492–530.
Published: 01 September 2013
... always been synonymous with attentiveness to potential environmental harms.2 This is particularly true of ecological work before World War II and the modern environmental movement. In fact, the attempts by a few ecologists to involve themselves with the conservation movement during the interwar period...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2012) 42 (3): 244–254.
Published: 01 June 2012
... Alexis de Tocqueville and C. P. Snow in a triumvirate of references meant to set up a finale of damning quotations pulled from the files of two of the book s contrar- ian protagonists, tobacco company scientist S. J. Green and conservative sci- ence advisor William Nierenberg. The reference makes sense...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2012) 42 (2): 83–113.
Published: 01 April 2012
... curatorial experi- ence, he had collecting experience in South America, and was hired because of his ability to expand the collection while taking advantage of its research po- tential. Miller also directed the administration s attention to the MVZ s long- term commitment to wildlife conservation and...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2011) 41 (4): 405–446.
Published: 01 October 2011
... development of individualized elephants and primates and their impact on the politics of science and conservation, see Gregg Mitman, Pachyderm Personal- ities: The Media of Science, Politics, and Conservation, in Thinking with Animals: New Perspectives on Anthropomorphism (New York: Columbia University...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2011) 41 (3): 277–302.
Published: 01 August 2011
... and water, destroy wildlife and fish, and may eventually cause great harm to man. 38 This language, with its reference to Carson s storytelling, echoes Kroll s claims about Carson being coded as something other than a scientist. And her seeming distance from stereotypical science enhanced her quiet...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2011) 41 (2): 216–254.
Published: 01 May 2011
... Ecological Conservation in the Southern Longleaf Pine Forest, Environmental History 11 (2006): 500 26; Albert G. Way, Conserving Southern Longleaf: Herbert Stoddard and the Rise of Ecological Land Management (Ath- ens: University of Georgia Press, 2011). 6. Thomas R. Dunlap, Saving America s Wildlife...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2010) 40 (3): 318–349.
Published: 01 August 2010
... the bottom of national energy priorities.7 President Carter s solution for the energy crisis depended on conservation, on the direct use of coal, on development of solar power and synthetic fuels, and enhanced production of American oil and natural gas. 8 In July 1979 Carter proposed an $88 billion...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2010) 40 (2): 149–182.
Published: 01 May 2010
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2010) 40 (2): 183–224.
Published: 01 May 2010
... envisaged by IBP. 22 In 1964, when the planning for the IBP started to take shape, biological research in the Antarctic included programs in terrestrial ecology and productivity studies, soil bacteriology, conservation, freshwater research (including biomass measure- ments and measurements of primary...