Landscapes & labscapes : exploring the lab-field border in biology /

Kohler explores the people, places and practices of field biology in the United States from the 1890s to the 1950s. Using historical frontiers as models, he shows how biologists created vigorous new border sciences of ecology and evolutionary biology.

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Main Author: Kohler, Robert E.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©2002.
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Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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Summary:Kohler explores the people, places and practices of field biology in the United States from the 1890s to the 1950s. Using historical frontiers as models, he shows how biologists created vigorous new border sciences of ecology and evolutionary biology.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xv, 326 pages) : illustrations, maps
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-317).
ISBN:9780226450117
0226450112
1282901958
9781282901957
0226450090
9780226450094
0226450104
9780226450100