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The Paleobiological RevolutionEssays on the Growth of Modern Paleontology$
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David Sepkoski and Michael Ruse

Print publication date: 2009

Print ISBN-13: 9780226748610

Published to Chicago Scholarship Online: February 2013

DOI: 10.7208/chicago/9780226748597.001.0001

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Intellectual Evolution Across an Academic Landscape

Intellectual Evolution Across an Academic Landscape

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(p.416) Chapter Twenty-One Intellectual Evolution Across an Academic Landscape
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The Paleobiological Revolution
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Rebecca Z. German

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University of Chicago Press
DOI:10.7208/chicago/9780226748597.003.0022

This chapter offers insights into the author's experience as a student of paleobiology during the 1970s. It suggests that the author's relationship with her mentors including David Raup, Tom Schopf, and Stephen Jay Gould highlights the role of pedagogy during the paleobiological revolution. This chapter also discusses how formal and informal instruction shaped the next generation of paleobiologists and provides a glimpse of the field not normally accessible through published research.

Keywords:   paleobiology, mentors, David Raup, Tom Schopf, Stephen Jay Gould, pedagogy, paleobiological revolution, informal instruction

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