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The mass-extinction debates: how science works in a crisis

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The mass-extinction debates: how science works in a crisis
Title
The mass-extinction debates: how science works in a crisis
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Language
eng
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UkLiU
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1932-
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Glen, William
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  • Extinction (Biology)
  • Paleontology
Label
The mass-extinction debates: how science works in a crisis
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-348) and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / William Glen -- What the impact/volcanism/mass-extinction debates are about / William Glen -- How science works in the mass-extinction debates / William Glen -- The impact hypothesis and popular science : conditions and consequences of interdisciplinary debate / Elizabeth S. Clemens -- Impacts and extinctions : science or dogma? / Digby J. McLaren -- What I did with my research career : or how research or biodiversity yielded data on extinction / J. John Sepkoski, Jr. -- The extinction debates : a view from the trenches / David M. Raup -- Hazards from space : comets in history and science / S.V.M. Clube -- The liturgy of science : chaos, number, and the meaning of evolution / Herbert R. Shaw -- Concepts and the nature of selection by extinction : is generalization possible? / Leigh M. Van Valen -- Uniformitarianism vs. catastrophism in the extinction debate / Kenneth J. Hsü -- Mass extinctions : fact or fallacy? / John C. Briggs -- On the mass-extinction debates : an interview with William A. Clemens / conducted and compiled by William Glen -- On the mass-extinction debates : an interview with Stephen Jay Gould / conducted and compiled by William Glen -- Epilogue: A panel discussion on the mass-extinction debates / John C. Briggs, Elizabeth S. Clemens, David L. Hull, Digby J. McLaren, David M. Raup, J. John Sepkoski, Jr., Leigh M. Van Valen and William Glen, moderator
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 370 pages
Isbn
9780804722865
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unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The mass-extinction debates: how science works in a crisis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-348) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / William Glen -- What the impact/volcanism/mass-extinction debates are about / William Glen -- How science works in the mass-extinction debates / William Glen -- The impact hypothesis and popular science : conditions and consequences of interdisciplinary debate / Elizabeth S. Clemens -- Impacts and extinctions : science or dogma? / Digby J. McLaren -- What I did with my research career : or how research or biodiversity yielded data on extinction / J. John Sepkoski, Jr. -- The extinction debates : a view from the trenches / David M. Raup -- Hazards from space : comets in history and science / S.V.M. Clube -- The liturgy of science : chaos, number, and the meaning of evolution / Herbert R. Shaw -- Concepts and the nature of selection by extinction : is generalization possible? / Leigh M. Van Valen -- Uniformitarianism vs. catastrophism in the extinction debate / Kenneth J. Hsü -- Mass extinctions : fact or fallacy? / John C. Briggs -- On the mass-extinction debates : an interview with William A. Clemens / conducted and compiled by William Glen -- On the mass-extinction debates : an interview with Stephen Jay Gould / conducted and compiled by William Glen -- Epilogue: A panel discussion on the mass-extinction debates / John C. Briggs, Elizabeth S. Clemens, David L. Hull, Digby J. McLaren, David M. Raup, J. John Sepkoski, Jr., Leigh M. Van Valen and William Glen, moderator
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 370 pages
Isbn
9780804722865
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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