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The Resource "Good observers of nature" : American women and the scientific study of the natural world, 1820-1885, Tina Gianquitto, (electronic resource)

"Good observers of nature" : American women and the scientific study of the natural world, 1820-1885, Tina Gianquitto, (electronic resource)

Label
"Good observers of nature" : American women and the scientific study of the natural world, 1820-1885
Title
"Good observers of nature"
Title remainder
American women and the scientific study of the natural world, 1820-1885
Statement of responsibility
Tina Gianquitto
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gianquitto, Tina
Dewey number
508.092/273
LC call number
QH26
LC item number
.G53 2007
NLM call number
  • 2011 D-064
  • QH 26
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Natural History
  • Women
  • History, 19th Century
  • United States
  • United States
Label
"Good observers of nature" : American women and the scientific study of the natural world, 1820-1885, Tina Gianquitto, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-211) and index
Contents
Introduction. The languages of nature : an overview -- Botany's beautiful arrangement : Almira Phelps and Enlightenment science -- The pressure of hidden causes : Margaret Fuller and Romantic science -- The noble designs of nature : Susan Fenimore Cooper, natural science, and the picturesque aesthetic -- Spiders, ants, and carnivorous plants : Mary Treat and evolutionary science -- Epilogue. Human homes in nature's household : the emergence of a conservation ethic
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000418846
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780820329192
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006039279
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000418846
Label
"Good observers of nature" : American women and the scientific study of the natural world, 1820-1885, Tina Gianquitto, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-211) and index
Contents
Introduction. The languages of nature : an overview -- Botany's beautiful arrangement : Almira Phelps and Enlightenment science -- The pressure of hidden causes : Margaret Fuller and Romantic science -- The noble designs of nature : Susan Fenimore Cooper, natural science, and the picturesque aesthetic -- Spiders, ants, and carnivorous plants : Mary Treat and evolutionary science -- Epilogue. Human homes in nature's household : the emergence of a conservation ethic
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000418846
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780820329192
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006039279
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000418846

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