Field Notes On Science Nature

Author: Michael R. Canfield
Editor: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674057570
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Pioneering a new niche in the study of plants and animals in their natural habitat, this book allows readers to peer over the shoulders and into the notebooks of a dozen eminent field workers, to study firsthand their observational methods, materials, and fleeting impressions.
Field Notes on Science & Nature
Language: en
Pages: 297
Authors: Michael R. Canfield
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

Pioneering a new niche in the study of plants and animals in their natural habitat, this book allows readers to peer over the shoulders and into the notebooks of a dozen eminent field workers, to study firsthand their observational methods, materials, and fleeting impressions.
Darwin-Inspired Learning
Language: en
Pages: 436
Authors: Carolyn J. Boulter, Michael J. Reiss, Dawn L. Sanders
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-19 - Publisher: Springer

Charles Darwin has been extensively analysed and written about as a scientist, Victorian, father and husband. However, this is the first book to present a carefully thought out pedagogical approach to learning that is centered on Darwin’s life and scientific practice. The ways in which Darwin developed his scientific ideas,
Library and Information Studies for Arctic Social Sciences and Humanities
Language: en
Pages: 444
Authors: Spencer Acadia, Marthe Tolnes Fjellestad
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-26 - Publisher: Routledge

Library and Information Studies for Arctic Social Sciences and Humanities serves as a key interdisciplinary title that links the social sciences and humanities with current issues, trends, and projects in library, archival, and information sciences within shared Arctic frameworks and geographies. Including contributions from professionals and academics working across and
Ignoring Nature No More
Language: en
Pages: 456
Authors: Marc Bekoff
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-06-01 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

For far too long humans have been ignoring nature. As the most dominant, overproducing, overconsuming, big-brained, big-footed, arrogant, and invasive species ever known, we are wrecking the planet at an unprecedented rate. And while science is important to our understanding of the impact we have on our environment, it alone
Tracks and Shadows
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Harry W. Greene
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-16 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

Intellectually rich, intensely personal, and beautifully written, Tracks and Shadows is both an absorbing autobiography of a celebrated field biologist and a celebration of beauty in nature. Harry W. Greene, award-winning author of Snakes: The Evolution of Mystery in Nature, delves into the poetry of field biology, showing how nature