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Soil Ecology and Ecosystem Services

Diana H. Wall, Richard D. Bardgett, Valerie Behan-Pelletier, Jeffrey E. Herrick, T. Hefin Jones, Karl Ritz, Johan Six, Donald R. Strong, and Wim H. van der Putten (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
December 2013
ISBN:
9780199575923
eISBN:
9780191774843
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199575923.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Ecology

Soils and their biodiversity are currently being degraded at a rapid pace due to human activities. However, despite sitting at the foundation of human and ecosystem sustainability, soils are often ... More


Early Medical and Scientific Interests: 1792–1800

Melvyn C. Usselman

in Pure Intelligence: The Life of William Hyde Wollaston

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780226245737
eISBN:
9780226245874
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226245874.003.0002
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter describes W. H. Wollaston’s scientific interests in the 1790s, including chemical analysis on a micro scale and substance identification by crystallographic properties. Wollaston’s ... More


The Limits of Ethnogenesis

Barbara L. Voss

in The Archaeology of Ethnogenesis: Race and Sexuality in Colonial San Francisco

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780813061252
eISBN:
9780813051277
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813061252.003.0011
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Drawn into a web of nation building and empire, the Spanish-colonial settlers who established the Presidio of San Francisco in California were subjected to military and religious disciplines and ... More


Micro-networks: Proximate Interactions

Carl Knappett

in An Archaeology of Interaction: Network Perspectives on Material Culture and Society

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199215454
eISBN:
9780191804229
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199215454.003.0004
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter examines proximate interactions at the micro-scale. It offers a perspective on the micro-scale of individual lives that differs from the ‘agency’ perspectives often used to access the ... More


Networks of Objects

Carl Knappett

in An Archaeology of Interaction: Network Perspectives on Material Culture and Society

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199215454
eISBN:
9780191804229
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199215454.003.0007
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter considers the function and benefits of object networks. It first looks at the benefits of interacting with and through objects at the micro-scale. It then turns to ever-increasing ... More


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