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The State of Nature: Ecology, Community, and American Social Thought, 1900-1950

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Although science may claim to be "objective," scientists cannot avoid the influence of their own values on their research. In The State of Nature, Gregg Mitman examines the relationship between issues in early twentieth-century American society and the sciences of evolution and ecology to reveal how explicit social and political concerns influenced the scientific agenda of ...more
Paperback, 304 pages
Published October 1st 1992 by University Of Chicago Press (first published 1992)
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