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Dinosaur in a yaystack : reflections in natural history, Stephen Jay Gould

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Dinosaur in a yaystack : reflections in natural history
Title
Dinosaur in a yaystack
Title remainder
reflections in natural history
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Jay Gould
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From fads to fungus, baseball to beeswax, Gould always circles back to the great themes of time, change, and history, carrying readers home to the centering theme of evolution
Biographical or historical data
GouldStephen Jay: Stephen Jay Gould was the Alexander Agassiz Professor of Zoology at Harvard University and Vincent Astor Visiting Professor of Biology at New York University. A MacArthur Prize Fellow, he received innumerable honors and awards and wrote many books, including Ontogeny and Phylogeny and Time's Arrow, Time's Cycle (both from Harvard)
Cataloging source
DEGRU
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Gould, Stephen Jay
Dewey number
  • 508
  • 508
Index
no index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
standards specifications
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Electronic books
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Natural history
Label
Dinosaur in a yaystack : reflections in natural history, Stephen Jay Gould
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
not applicable
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Come Seven -- Happy Thoughts on a Sunny Day in New York City -- Dousing Diminutive Dennis's Debate (or DODD= 2000) -- The Celestial Mechanic and the Earthly Naturalist -- The Late Birth of a Flat Earth -- The Monster's Human Nature -- The Tooth and Claw Centennial -- Sweetness and Light -- In the Mind of the Beholder -- Of Tongue Worms, Velvet Worms, and Water Bears -- Cordelia's Dilemma -- Lucy on the Earth in Stasis -- Dinosaur in a Haystack -- Jove's Thunderbolts -- Poe's Greatest Hit -- The Invisible Woman -- Left Snails and Right Minds -- Dinomania -- Cabinet Museums: Alive, Alive, O! -- Evolution by Walking -- The Razumovsky Duet -- Four Antelopes of the Apocalypse -- Does the Stoneless Plum Instruct the Thinking Reed? -- The Smoking Gun of Eugenics -- The Most Unkindest Cut of All -- Can We Complete Darwin's Revolution? -- A Humongous Fungus Among Us -- Speaking of Snails and Scales -- Hooking Leviathan by Its Past -- A Special Fondness for Beetles -- If Kings Can Be Hermits, Then We Are All Monkeys' Uncles -- Magnolias from Moscow -- The First Unmasking of Nature -- Ordering Nature by Budding and Full-Breasted Sexuality -- Four Metaphors in Three Generations
Control code
ocn979904472
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Harvard University Press edition
Extent
1 online resource(496p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674063426
Isbn Type
(electronic book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
10.4159/harvard.9780674063426
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)979904472
Label
Dinosaur in a yaystack : reflections in natural history, Stephen Jay Gould
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
not applicable
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Come Seven -- Happy Thoughts on a Sunny Day in New York City -- Dousing Diminutive Dennis's Debate (or DODD= 2000) -- The Celestial Mechanic and the Earthly Naturalist -- The Late Birth of a Flat Earth -- The Monster's Human Nature -- The Tooth and Claw Centennial -- Sweetness and Light -- In the Mind of the Beholder -- Of Tongue Worms, Velvet Worms, and Water Bears -- Cordelia's Dilemma -- Lucy on the Earth in Stasis -- Dinosaur in a Haystack -- Jove's Thunderbolts -- Poe's Greatest Hit -- The Invisible Woman -- Left Snails and Right Minds -- Dinomania -- Cabinet Museums: Alive, Alive, O! -- Evolution by Walking -- The Razumovsky Duet -- Four Antelopes of the Apocalypse -- Does the Stoneless Plum Instruct the Thinking Reed? -- The Smoking Gun of Eugenics -- The Most Unkindest Cut of All -- Can We Complete Darwin's Revolution? -- A Humongous Fungus Among Us -- Speaking of Snails and Scales -- Hooking Leviathan by Its Past -- A Special Fondness for Beetles -- If Kings Can Be Hermits, Then We Are All Monkeys' Uncles -- Magnolias from Moscow -- The First Unmasking of Nature -- Ordering Nature by Budding and Full-Breasted Sexuality -- Four Metaphors in Three Generations
Control code
ocn979904472
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Harvard University Press edition
Extent
1 online resource(496p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674063426
Isbn Type
(electronic book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
10.4159/harvard.9780674063426
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)979904472

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