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  • The Knowledge of Nature and the Nature of Knowledge in Early Modern Japan (Studies of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute)

    Between the early seventeenth and the mid-nineteenth century, the field of natural history in Japan separated itself from the discipline of medicine, produced knowledge that questioned the traditional religious and philosophical understandings of the world, developed into a system (called honzogaku) that rivaled Western science in complexity—and then seemingly disappeared. Or did it? In The Knowledge of Nature and the Nature of Knowledge in Early Modern Japan, Federico Marcon recounts how Japanese scholars developed a sophisticated discipline...

    • ASIN: 022647903X
    • Brand: University Of Chicago Press

  • Handbook of Nature Study

    The late Anna Botsford Comstock was the founder and first head of the Department of Nature Study at Cornell University and the first woman to be appointed to the Cornell faculty. Written originally for elementary school teachers, this book is as valid and helpful today as it was when it was first written in 1911....

    • ASIN: 0801493846
    • Brand: Comstock Publishing

  • The Study of Human Nature: A Reader

    Now in a new edition, this exceptional anthology provides an introduction to a wide variety of views on human nature. Drawing from diverse cultures over three millennia, Leslie Stevenson has chosen selections ranging from ancient religious texts to contemporary theories based on evolutionary science. An ideal companion to the editor's recent book, Ten Theories of Human Nature, 3/e (OUP, 1998), this interdisciplinary reader can also be used independently. The Study of Human Nature, 2/e offers substantial selections illustrating the ten perspect...

    • ASIN: 0195127153

  • Personality Psychology: Domains of Knowledge About Human Nature

    Randy Larsen and David Buss dynamically demonstrate how scientists approach the study of personality in Personality Psychology: Domains of Knowledge About Human Nature. Major findings, both classical and contemporary, are presented in the context of six key domains―Dispositional, Biological, Intrapsychic, Cognitive/Experimental, Social and/Culture, and Adjustment―providing a foundation for the analysis and understanding of human personality.Instructors and students can now access their course content through the Connect digital learning pla...

    • ASIN: 007803535X

  • Indigenous Food Sovereignty in the United States: Restoring Cultural Knowledge, Protecting Environments, and Regaining Health (New Directions in Native American Studies Series)

    Centuries of colonization and other factors have disrupted indigenous communities’ ability to control their own food systems. This volume explores the meaning and importance of food sovereignty for Native peoples in the United States, and asks whether and how it might be achieved and sustained. Unprecedented in its focus and scope, this collection addresses nearly every aspect of indigenous food sovereignty, from revitalizing ancestral gardens and traditional ways of hunting, gathering, and seed saving to the difficult realities of racism, tr...

    • ASIN: 0806163216

  • Science by the People: Participation, Power, and the Politics of Environmental Knowledge (Nature, Society, and Culture)

    Citizen science—research involving nonprofessionals in the research process—has attracted both strong enthusiasts and detractors. Many environmental professionals, activists, and scholars consider citizen science part of their toolkit for addressing environmental challenges. Critics, however, contend that it represents a corporate takeover of scientific priorities. In this timely book, two sociologists move beyond this binary debate by analyzing the tensions and dilemmas that citizen science projects commonly face. Key lessons are drawn fro...

    • ASIN: 081359507X

  • Knowledge of Language: Its Nature, Origins, and Use (Convergence)

    Why do we know so much more than we have evidence for in certain areas, and so much less in others? In tackling these questions--Plato's and Orwell's problem--Chomsky again demonstrates his unequalled capacity to integrate vast amounts of material. David W. Lightfoot, University of Maryland ||I feel that it is his most persuasive defense of the idea that the study of linguistic structure provides insight into the human mind. Frederick J. Newmeyer, University of Washington|Why do we know so much more than we have evidence for in certain areas, a...

    • ASIN: 0275917614

  • Personality Psychology: Domains of Knowledge About Human Nature

    In this 6th edition of Personality Psychology: Domains of Knowledge About Human Nature, Randy Larsen and David Buss dynamically demonstrate how scientists approach the study of personality. Major findings, both classical and contemporary, are presented in the context of six key domains―Dispositional, Biological, Intrapsychic, Cognitive/Experimental, Social and Cultural, and Adjustment―providing a foundation for the analysis and understanding of human personality. The Connect course for this offering includes SmartBook, an adaptive reading a...

    • ASIN: 1259870499

  • Personality Psychology: Domains of Knowledge About Human Nature with PowerWeb

    Organizing content into six domains of personality functioning (dispositional, biological, intrapsychic, cognitive/experiential, social and cultural, and adjustment), this book interweaves research with classic and modern theories within the context of each of the domains. It includes a restructuring of material, and uses a four-color design....

    • ASIN: 0072996145

  • Winter Tree Finder: A Manual for Identifying Deciduous Trees in Winter (Eastern US) (Nature Study Guides)

    Enjoy getting to know your trees even in winter, with this key to identifying deciduous trees (trees that lose their leaves in the winter) by looking at twigs, buds, fruits, and other features. Explains structure of twigs and shows habitat and range of native and some widely introduced trees. Illustrated with the author's line drawings....

    • ASIN: 0912550031
    • Brand: Watts, Mary T./ Watts, Tom

  • Nature Anatomy: The Curious Parts and Pieces of the Natural World (Julia Rothman)

    See the world in a whole new way! Acclaimed illustrator Julia Rothman combines art and science in this exciting and educational guide to the structure, function, and personality of the natural world. Explore the anatomy of a jellyfish, the inside of a volcano, monarch butterfly migration, how sunsets work, and much more. Rothman’s whimsical illustrations are paired with interactive activities that encourage curiosity and inspire you to look more closely at the world all around you. ...

    • ASIN: 1612122310
    • Brand: Storey Publishing, LLC

  • Tree Finder: A Manual for Identification of Trees by their Leaves (Eastern US) (Nature Study Guides)

    Guide to identifying native (and some widely introduced) trees of U.S. and Canada east of the Rocky Mountains. Organized as a dichotomous key, the book leads the user through a series of simple questions about the shape or appearance of different parts of a tree. Includes 161 species. Illustrated with line drawings. The small (6" by 4") format fits in pocket or pack to take along on a hike....

    • ASIN: 0912550015
    • Color: Black
    • Brand: Wilderness Press

  • The Variety of Integral Ecologies: Nature, Culture, and Knowledge in the Planetary Era (SUNY series in Integral Theory)

    Presents integral approaches to ecology that cross the boundaries of the humanities, social sciences, and biophysical sciences.In the current era of increasing planetary interconnectedness, ecological theories and practices are called to become more inclusive, complex, and comprehensive. The diverse contributions to this book offer a range of integral approaches to ecology that cross the boundaries of the humanities and sciences and help us understand and respond to today’s ecological challenges. The contributors provide detailed analyses of ...

    • ASIN: 1438465289

  • Inner Worlds, Outer Worlds


    • ASIN: B07K5HBZFV

  • The Laws Guide to Nature Drawing and Journaling

    The ultimate guide to nature drawing and journaling! A potent combination of art, science, and boundless enthusiasm, the latest art instruction book from John Muir Laws (The Laws Guide to Drawing Birds) is a how-to guide for becoming a better artist and a more attentive naturalist. In straightforward text complemented by step-by-step illustrations, dozens of exercises lead the hand and mind through creating accurate reproductions of plants and animals as well as landscapes, skies, and more. Laws provides clear, practical advice for every step o...

    • ASIN: 1597143154

  • The End Of Science : Facing The Limits Of Knowledge In The Twilight Of The Scientific Age

    Draws on interviews with many of the world's leading scientists to discuss the possibility that humankind has reached the limits of scientific

    • UPC: 42083092
    • Rating: 3.5

  • Short Studies in Nature Knowledge : An Introduction to the Science of Physiography

    Short Studies in Nature Knowledge: An Introduction to the Science of

    • UPC: 597549148

  • Deism: The Knowledge of God - Based Reason and Nature - eBook

    The system of religious belief and faith enlightenment for the great thinkers, philosophers, and scholars developed through rational thinking was called Deism. Deism is an established religion using critical thinking and observation as core tenets

    • UPC: 376832426

  • Basic Studies in Environmental Knowledge, Technology, Evaluation, and Strategy - eBook

    This book covers diverse environmental issues such as climate change; biodiversity preservation; prevention of air, water, and soil pollution; and resource recycling. Readers can acquire these four practical interdisciplinary abilities: 1. knowledge; 2. technology; 3.

    • UPC: 203482724

  • Embracing Indigenous Knowledge in Science and Medical Teaching - eBook

    The focus of the book is on different ways of knowing: the western scientific way (reductionist, dualistic and materialist) versus the indigenous approach (holistic, non-dualistic, and spiritual). It discusses both science and medicine in the

    • UPC: 947247660

  • Virtues of the Mind : An Inquiry Into the Nature of Virtue and the Ethical Foundations of Knowledge

    This remarkable book is the first attempt to establish a theory of knowledge based on the model of virtue theory in

    • UPC: 45142918

  • Enhancing Professional Knowledge of Pre-Service Science Teacher Education by Self-Study Research - eBook

    Self-study research is making an impact on the field of science education. University researchers employ these methods to improve their instruction, develop as instructors, and ultimately, impact their students’ learning. This volume provides an introduction

    • UPC: 315956383

  • The Gateways of Knowledge : An Introduction to the Study of the Senses

    The Gateways of Knowledge: An Introduction to the Study of the

    • UPC: 363127500

  • Critical Realism; A Study of the Nature and Conditions of Knowledge

    Critical Realism; A Study of the Nature and Conditions of

    • UPC: 127751477

  • Working Knowledge - eBook

    Working Knowledge: STEM Essentials for the 21st Century is designed  to inspire a wide range of readers from high school and undergraduate  students with an interest in Science, Technology, Engineering, and  Mathematics (STEM) to STEM

    • UPC: 408184295

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