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245 00 Knowing global environments|h[electronic resource] :|bnew 
       historical perspectives on the field sciences /|cedited by
       Jeremy Vetter. 
260    New Brunswick, NJ :|bRutgers University Press,|c2010. 
300    1 online resource (x, 263 pages) :|billustrations, maps. 
336    text|btxt|2rdacontent 
337    computer|bc|2rdamedia 
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490 1  Studies in modern science, technology, and the environment
504    Includes bibliographical references and index. 
505 0  Figures and Tables; Acknowledgments; Introduction; One. 
       From the Oceans to the Mountains: Spatial Science in an 
       Age of Empire; Two. Emigrants and Pioneers: Moritz 
       Wagner's "Law of Migration" in Context; Three. Negotiating
       the Agricultural Frontier in Nineteenth-Century Southern 
       Ohio Archaeology; Four. Managing Monocultures: Coffee, the
       Coffee Rust, and the Science of Working Landscapes; Five. 
       Rocky Mountain High Science: Teaching, Research, and 
       Nature at Field Stations; Six. On the Trail of the Ivory-
       Bill: Field Science, Local Knowledge, and the Struggle to 
       Save Endangered Species. 
505 8  Seven. Playing By--and On and Under--the Sea: The 
       Importance of Play for Knowing the OceanEight. Planetary-
       Scale Fieldwork: Harry Wexler on the Possibilities of 
       Ozone Depletion and Climate Control; Nine. History of 
       Field Science: Trends and Prospects; Notes on 
       Contributors; Index. 
520    Knowing Global Environments brings together nine leading 
       scholars whose work spans a variety of environmental and 
       field sciences, including archaeology, agriculture, botany,
       climatology, ecology, evolutionary biology, oceanography, 
       ornithology, and tidology. Collectively their essays 
       explore the history of the field sciences, through the 
       lens of place, practice, and the production of scientific 
       knowledge, with a wide-ranging perspective extending 
       outwards from the local to regional, national, imperial, 
       and global scales. 
588 0  Print version record. 
590    eBooks on EBSCOhost|bEBSCO eBook Subscription Academic 
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650  0 Science|xFieldwork|xHistory. 
655  4 Electronic books. 
700 1  Vetter, Jeremy,|d1975- 
776 08 |iPrint version:|aVetter, Jeremy.|tKnowing Global 
       Environments : New Historical Perspectives on the Field 
       Sciences.|dNew Brunswick, NJ : Rutgers University Press, 
       ©2010|z9780813548753 
830  0 Studies in modern science, technology, and the 
       environment. 
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