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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (4): 421–438.
Published: 01 October 2008
...-handed commitment to democracy. They merged social science with local knowledge and integrated federal action with citizen participation. These activist principles were best exemplified in a Third New Deal program called county land-use planning, within which sociologists played two roles. First...
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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (1-2): 128–163.
Published: 01 May 2022
.... meteorology Argentina state building citizen-science Patagonia Copyright © 2022 the Agricultural History Society 2022 carlos.dimas@unlv.edu 77. Walter Gould Davis , Rector, 10. 76. Walter Gould Davis: Record and Reminiscence of the Scientist and the Man (Boston: Privately...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (1): 115–118.
Published: 01 January 2017
...James Bergman Science as Service: Establishing and Reformulating Land-Grant Universities, 1865–1930 . Edited by Alan I Marcus . Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press , 2015 . 360 pp., $59.95 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-8173-1868-0 . Service as Mandate: How American Land-Grant...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (4): 434–458.
Published: 01 October 2016
... to found pattern farms as an attempt to shift authority in agricultural science from a scattered network of farmers and agricultural journals to a central institution that would provide definitive judgments about proper practices. By advocating for pattern farms, agricultural reformers attempted to answer...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (2): 247–262.
Published: 01 April 2015
...,” Agricultural History 60 ( Spring 1986 ): 22 – 36 . 4. Debra A. Reid , “People's Colleges for Other Citizens: Black Land-Grant Institutions and the Politics of Educational Expansion in the Post-Civil War South,” in Science as Service , chpt. 6; C. Fred Williams , “The Second Morrill Act...
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Agricultural History (2023) 97 (4): 702–704.
Published: 01 November 2023
...) alongside cultural and intellectual appropriation of Native lifeways and food science. Deviating from her close readings of diaries and letters, Rozum shifts briefly to analyzing creative works as mechanisms for regional placemaking that centered immigrant and citizen stories and erased Native peoples off...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (1): 108–140.
Published: 01 January 2020
... Policies in the Americas: Iberians and Britons in the New World in its April 1947 issue. The article resembled Tannenbaum s landmark 122 Agricultural History and contemporaneous Slave and Citizen (1946) in its comparative approach, but it subtly suggested agricultural science and plant genetics as tools...
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Agricultural History (2023) 97 (2): 339–341.
Published: 01 May 2023
...Adam Romero adrom@uw.edu The Defoliation of America: Agent Orange Chemicals, Citizens, and Protests . By Amy M. Hay . Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press , 2021 . 328 pp., $49.95 , hardback, ISBN 9780817321086. Copyright © 2023 the Agricultural History Society 2023...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (4): 536–558.
Published: 01 October 2015
...Julie Courtwright Abstract Rainmaking flourished on the Great Plains during the 1890s drought. A complicated hybrid of sincere belief in science and confidence games, Plains peoples' willingness to place tentative faith in the practice reflected larger insecurities about the advisability...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (2): 257–258.
Published: 01 April 2006
... be ranked. Sagoff deftly combines elements of history, economics, philosophyethics, and political science to evaluate critically some of the strongest claims made in environmental studies. Although a work of such complexity resists being fully characterized in a relatively brief book review, one...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (1): 121–123.
Published: 01 January 2006
... evidence from the field's experts, regardless of the latter's viewpoint. As J. S. Mill argued in On Liberty, a free marketplace of ideas is necessary for a good society. As long as each citizen critically evaluates all views, 122 / Agricultural History and then takes from each what is true, the marketplace...
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Agricultural History (2000) 74 (2): 309–321.
Published: 01 April 2000
... ScienceandTechnology,Pohang,SouthKorea.ShereceivedherPh.D.in 1999in the historyof science at the Universityof Wisconsinat Madison.She thanksthe readersof Agricul? turalHistoryfor theircommentson this paper. 1. See examples, ThomasDunlap,DDT: Scientists, Citizens,and Public Policy (Princeton: PrincetonUniversityPress...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (1): 102–138.
Published: 01 January 2019
... of a heavy-handed Government agency. For Geddes, the EPA s actions essentially allowed the agency to take people s property and devalue it, a clear violation of citizens Fifth Amendment rights.37 Facing intense political pressure, the EPA agreed to submit the 1990 report to the agency s Science Advisory...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (4): 768–770.
Published: 01 October 2019
..., interdisciplinary perspective informed by fields like ecology and soil science. As a result, rather than viewing the formative events of the Reconstruction era as the product of economic or social developments, Mauldin shows how changes in the land set in motion by the Civil War were at the center of the key issues...
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Agricultural History (2000) 74 (2): 162–180.
Published: 01 April 2000
... (Fall1996): 581 -97 M. L. Wilson , " The Communication and Utilization of the Results of Agricultural Research by American Farmers ," in Case Studies in Bringing Behavioral Science into Use , ed. Charles Y Glock et al. (Stan¬ ford, Calif.: Institute for Communication Research, 1961 ), 79...
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Agricultural History (2000) 74 (4): 823–824.
Published: 01 October 2000
... Wiley & Sons, Inc, 1999. 850 pp., $185.00, hardback, ISBN 0-471-18045-9. Historians will benefit from use of this work even though it is a textbook for agricultural students of crop science. Editors C. Wayne Smith and J. Tom Cothren of the Texas A&M University Crop Science Department have amassed...
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Agricultural History (2023) 97 (3): 351–382.
Published: 01 August 2023
... on regular house fires rather than situational exposure to wildfire, insurers classified fire risk by neighboring construction material, proximity to known fire hazards, and crop type. 37 Calculating hail risk, meanwhile, was a newer and more contested science and therefore provides a useful window...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (3): 548–550.
Published: 01 July 2019
...Suman Seth American Tropics: The Caribbean Roots of Biodiversity Science . By Megan Raby . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2017 . 336 pp., $29.95 , paperback, ISBN 978-1-4696-3560-6. © 2019 Agricultural History Society 2019 548 Agricultural History ernment...
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Agricultural History (2021) 95 (3): 472–499.
Published: 01 July 2021
... Cohen, “Caught in the Middle: The Mexican State’s Relationship with the United States and Its Own Citizen-Workers, 1942-1954,” Journal of American Ethnic History 20, no. 3 (Spring 2001): 111; Kitty Calavita, Inside the State: The Bracero Program, Immigration, and the I.N.S. (New York: Routledge...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (2): 146–172.
Published: 01 April 2016
... representatives, trade union leaders, pork producers, animal rights activists, veterinary graduate students, and common citizens expressed their opinions on the potential ban. discussion included serious analysis of the science of dna transfer and testimony that the evidence was close to definitive that threats...