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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (2): 272–289.
Published: 01 December 2019
... the reproduction and classification of the monotremes can only be satisfactorily understood when looked at in the context of the development of science (and medicine) during the late eighteenth and the nineteenth century. During this period, gentleman natural philosophers were replaced by professional scientists...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 129–139.
Published: 01 January 2019
... of social representation as losing the knowledge of where the concept originated from: the more its origin is forgotten, and its conventional nature ignored, the more fossilised it becomes (Farr & Moscovici 1984, p. 13) this underlines an assumption that we have always used poisons, so they must...
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Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (3): 329–374.
Published: 01 June 2017
... of Natural Selection in 1859 gave rise to controversy but it was relatively short lived. Bishop Wilberforce was at the time the leader of opposition, but the very broad Church of England (including amongst its clergy many leading natural historians) was, as an institution, not an opponent. Benjamin Disraeli...
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/9780980327236
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/9780958608534
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-3-4
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/MEH.1975
EISBN: 0959995110
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/EZH.1979
EISBN: 0959995102
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/9780958608589
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-8-9