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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)

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"Good observers of nature" : American women and the scientific study of the natural world, 1820-1885
Title
"Good observers of nature"
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American women and the scientific study of the natural world, 1820-1885
Statement of responsibility
Tina Gianquitto
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Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
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MiAaPQ
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
"Good observers of nature" : American women and the scientific study of the natural world, 1820-1885, Tina Gianquitto, (electronic resource)
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"Good observers of nature" : American women and the scientific study of the natural world, 1820-1885, Tina Gianquitto, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-211) and index
Color
multicolored
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
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xii, 216 p.
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  • online
  • electronic
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ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
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