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The Resource Citizen science : how ordinary people are changing the face of discovery, Caren Cooper

Citizen science : how ordinary people are changing the face of discovery, Caren Cooper

Label
Citizen science : how ordinary people are changing the face of discovery
Title
Citizen science
Title remainder
how ordinary people are changing the face of discovery
Statement of responsibility
Caren Cooper
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Cites the essential contributions of millions of ordinary people who contribute to the scientific process by volunteering in cooperation with scientists to help collect and discover information, tracing the history of citizen scientists and how they are reshaping scientific awareness
Summary
Cites the essential contributions of millions of people in the lay community who contribute to the scientific process by volunteering in cooperation with scientists to help collect and discover information, tracing the history of citizen scientists and how they are reshaping scientific awareness
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10543215
Cataloging source
PNX
Dewey number
500
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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how ordinary people are changing the face of discovery
Label
Citizen science : how ordinary people are changing the face of discovery, Caren Cooper
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-275) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Marking the tide -- Part 1: Hobbies of discovery -- Meteorology: NOAA and the flood -- Ornithology: Bird is a verb -- Entomology: Of monarchs and men -- Astronomy: the pull of the planets -- Part 2: The necessity of leisure -- Biochemistry: Protein folding is magic -- Microbiology: Invisible worlds go public -- Conservation biology: Taking stock -- Part 3: A world where everybody counts -- Marine biology: Turtles and nurdles -- Geography: White picket fencelines -- Public health: Patients, no patience -- Conclusion: Setting sail
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
294 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781468308679
Isbn Type
(hb)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)966430083
Label
Citizen science : how ordinary people are changing the face of discovery, Caren Cooper
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-275) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Marking the tide -- Part 1: Hobbies of discovery -- Meteorology: NOAA and the flood -- Ornithology: Bird is a verb -- Entomology: Of monarchs and men -- Astronomy: the pull of the planets -- Part 2: The necessity of leisure -- Biochemistry: Protein folding is magic -- Microbiology: Invisible worlds go public -- Conservation biology: Taking stock -- Part 3: A world where everybody counts -- Marine biology: Turtles and nurdles -- Geography: White picket fencelines -- Public health: Patients, no patience -- Conclusion: Setting sail
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
294 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781468308679
Isbn Type
(hb)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)966430083

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