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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2010) 40 (2): 149–182.
Published: 01 May 2010
... how biological diversity become so central in the experimental life sciences, i.e., in a tradition which we generally understand as having focused on a few model organisms, and which relegated the study of biodiversity to naturalists and their museums. ©© 2010 by The Regents of the University of...
Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2009) 39 (3): 300–355.
Published: 01 August 2009
... for his choice of "model organism," the development——and transformation——of his ambitious genetics research program centering on the weedy plant genus named Crepis (commonly known as the hawkbeard), along with examining in detail the historical development of the understanding of genetic mechanisms of...