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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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Dinosaurs at the Table

Dinosaurs at the Table

(p.111) Chapter Six Dinosaurs at the Table
The Paleobiological Revolution

John R. Horner

University of Chicago Press

This chapter examines dinosaur paleobiology and the interpretations of dinosaur evolution. It argues that dinosaur paleontologists were among the first to reach the evolutionary high table and provides a summary of the many exciting discoveries made in recent decades. This chapter also highlights the importance of the works of several paleontologists including Edwin Colbert, John Ostrom, and Robert Bakker in revolutionizing the thinking about dinosaurs.

Keywords:   dinosaur paleobiology, dinosaur evolution, dinosaur paleontologists, Edwin Colbert, John Ostrom, Robert Bakker

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