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Review: Naming Nature: The Clash Between Instinct and Science

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Brilliant and surprisingly interesting study of history of taxonomy Read full review

Review: Naming Nature: The Clash Between Instinct and Science

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I'm sure there's others, but this was a really good pop sci look at taxonomy, a field I've always had a soft spot for and still secretly want to work in (albeit with molecular tools now). Yoon centers ... Read full review

Review: Naming Nature: The Clash Between Instinct and Science

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I love science history and this time I was in biological, rather than physical, science. This is the story of Linneas, and then everything that happened after him, written for intelligent people who ... Read full review

Review: Naming Nature: The Clash Between Instinct and Science

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I was extremely intrigued by the premise of this book, especially coming from a self-professed scientist. I was more interested in the insights into how traditional/indigenous cultures group and name ... Read full review

Review: Naming Nature: The Clash Between Instinct and Science

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Wonderful non-fiction that put me in touch with what is a lovely and vital part of being human: one's umwelt (oom-velt). Neat lead up from the very earliest days of taxonomy to today's cladists (clay ... Read full review


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