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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (4): 445–467.
Published: 01 October 2008
...Neil Clayton Abstract This paper examines the effectiveness of applied science in a case study of two aspects of livestock and human poisoning in New Zealand, from the earliest European contact in the 1770s through to the 1950s. It considers the role and value of government science first...
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Agricultural History (2021) 95 (3): 553–555.
Published: 01 July 2021
...Allison Margaret Bigelow The Science of Useful Nature in Central America: Landscapes, Networks, and Practical Enlightenment, 1784–1838 . By Sophie Brockmann . Cambridge : University of Cambridge Press , 2020 . 283 pp., $99.99 hardback , ISBN 9781108421232. © 2021 Agricultural...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (2): 253–254.
Published: 01 April 2017
... University Global Plants and People: Origin and Development of Human-Plant Science Relationships. By Christopher Cumo. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, 2016. 272 pp., $79.95, paperback, ISBN 978-1-4987-0708-4. Christopher Cumo has written a broad and ambitious interdisciplinary study of the relationship between...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (4): 569–604.
Published: 01 October 2018
... of Science Part A , Model-Based Representation in Scientific Practice , 42 , no. 2 (June 2011 ): 313 – 23 . Aso, Michitake . Rubber and the Making of Vietnam: An Ecological History, 1897–1975 . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2018 . Aso, Michitake . “The Scientist...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (3): 436–437.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Margaret W. Rossiter A Companion to the History of American Science . Edited by Georgina M. Montgomery and Mark A. Largent . London : Wiley-Blackwell Press , 2016 . 712 pp., $204.95 , hardback, ISBN 978-1-4051-5625-7 . © 2018 Agricultural History Society 2018 Book Reviews...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (4): 609–614.
Published: 01 October 2018
... at the Intersection of the Histories of Science, Technology, and Agriculture Kim Kleinman Webster University Evolution Made to Order: Plant Breeding and Technological Innovation in Twentieth-Century America. By Helen Anne Curry. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2016. 320 pp., hardback, $45.00, ISBN 978- 0-226...
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Agricultural History (2004) 78 (1): 1–33.
Published: 01 January 2004
..., " Innovation, Science and the Farmer ," in Technology and Australia, 1788–1988 , ed. Russel T. Madigan (Melbourne: Australian Academy of Tech¬ nological Sciences and Engineering, 1988), 1 -70 Warwick Frost , "Farmers, Government, and the Environment: The Settlement of Australia’s Wet Frontier...
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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 (2017) 91 (1): 128–129.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Christopher Deutsch Meathooked: The History and Science of Our 2.5-Million-Year Obsession with Meat . By Marta Zaraska . New York : Basic Books , 2016 . 272 pp., $26.99 , hardcover, ISBN 978-0-465-03662-2 . © 2017 Agricultural History Society 2017 Agricultural History...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (4): 607–608.
Published: 01 October 2017
...George E. Webb Field Life: Science in the American West during the Railroad Era . By Jeremy Vetter . Pittsburgh : University of Pittsburgh Press , 2016 . 512 pp., $49.95 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-8229-4453-9 . © 2017 Agricultural History Society 2017 Book Reviews 607 bridges...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (1): 24–53.
Published: 01 January 2018
... to quantitative methods was a reaction to other pressures, economic and otherwise, rather than a response to the government’s call for science-based modernization. Moreover, qualitative assessment remained as important in the selection of breeding stock as before. © 2018 Agricultural History Society 2018...
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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 (2019) 93 (3): 567–569.
Published: 01 July 2019
...Samantha Noll The Politics of Scale: A History of Rangeland Science . By Nathan Sayre . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2017 . 284 pp., $40.00 , paperback, ISBN 978-0-2260-8311-7. © 2019 Agricultural History Society 2019 Book Reviews 567 fathered eleven children before...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (4): 763–765.
Published: 01 October 2019
...Urmi Engineer Willoughby Frontiers of Science: Imperialism and Natural Knowledge in the Gulf South Borderlands, 1500–1800 . By Cameron B. Strang . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2018 . 376 pp., $39.95 , hardback, ISBN 978-1-4696-4047-1. © 2019 Agricultural...
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Agricultural History (2001) 75 (1): 52–82.
Published: 01 January 2001
...) 2 Richard Harvey Brown , "Modern Science: Institutionalization of Knowledge and Rationalization of Power," Sociological Quarterly34 (Spring1993): 153 -68 Patricio Silva, "State, Public Technocracy, and Politics in Chile, 1927-1941," Bulletin of Latin American Research13 (1994): 281 -97...
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Agricultural History (2001) 75 (1): 83–114.
Published: 01 January 2001
... Entomologists," Nature105 (29 July1920): 676 -77 4 Jonathan Brown and H. A. Beecham, " Crop Pests and Diseases ," in The Agrarian History of England and Wales, 1750–1850 , ed. G. E. Mingay (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1989 ), 4 : 311 Frank M. Turner, "Public Science in Britain...
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Agricultural History (2001) 75 (4): 494–497.
Published: 01 October 2001
...Louis P. Tremante Copyright 2001 Agricultural History Society 2001 Exhibit Revlew The Farm Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago A new farm has recently been established on Chicago's South Side. It's a small operation?only about an eighth of an acre in size?but worth close inspection. A new...
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Agricultural History (2009) 83 (4): 535–536.
Published: 01 October 2009
...Arthur M. Shapiro Thaddens William Harris (1795-1856): Nature, Science, and Society in the Life of an American Naturalist . Clark A. Elliott . © 2009 Agricultural History Society 2009 2009 Book Reviews Delaware FarmingB. y Ed Kee. Charleston,SC: Arcadia Publishing2,007. 128pp19.99...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (1): 146–147.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Paul S. Sutter Notes from the Ground: Science, Soil, and Society in the American Countryside . By Benjamin R. Cohen . New Haven : Yale University Press , 2009 . 288 pp., $55.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-300-13923-5 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2011 2011 Agricultural...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (1): 112–113.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Jonathan Harwood Hybrid: The History and Science of Plant Breeding . By Noel Kingsbury . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2009 . 512 pp., $35.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-226-437040-0 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2011 2011 Agricultural History Winter cooking...