Book ID: CBB000030160

Lords of the fly: Drosophila genetics and the experimental life (1994)

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Kohler, Robert E. (Author)


University of Chicago Press


Publication Date: 1994
Physical Details: xv + 321 pp.; illus.; notes; bibl.; index

Description “This book is about the material culture and way of life of experimental scientists. It is also about a particular and famous community of experimental biologists, the Drosophila geneticists, and their no less famous co-worker, the fruit fly.”


Reviewed By

Review Geison, G.L. (1996) Review of "Lords of the fly: Drosophila genetics and the experimental life". Isis: International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences (pp. 328-31). unapi

Review Rader, K.A. (1995) Review of "Lords of the fly: Drosophila genetics and the experimental life". Metascience: An International Review Journal for the History, Philosophy and Social Studies of Science (pp. 194-96). unapi

Review Allen, G.E. (1996) Review of "Lords of the fly: Drosophila genetics and the experimental life". History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences (pp. 129-134). unapi

Review Churchill, F.B. (1996) Review of "Lords of the fly: Drosophila genetics and the experimental life". Bulletin of the History of Medicine (pp. 329-31). unapi

Review Beckman, J. (1995) Review of "Lords of the fly: Drosophila genetics and the experimental life". Lychnos (pp. 288-89). unapi

Review Roll-Hansen, N. (1995) Review of "Lords of the fly: Drosophila genetics and the experimental life". Studies in History and Philosophy of Science (pp. 673-79). unapi

Review Palladino, P. (1996) Review of "Lords of the fly: Drosophila genetics and the experimental life". British Journal for the History of Science (pp. 217-21). unapi

Review Creager, A.N.H. (1995) Review of "Lords of the fly: Drosophila genetics and the experimental life". Historical Studies in the Physical and Biological Sciences (pp. 357-60). unapi

Review Novak, S.J. (1995) Review of "Lords of the fly: Drosophila genetics and the experimental life". Reviews in American History (pp. 302-6). unapi

Review Harwood, J. (1995) Review of "Lords of the fly: Drosophila genetics and the experimental life". Journal of the History of Biology (pp. 167-70). unapi

Review Pauly, P.J. (1994) Review of "Lords of the fly: Drosophila genetics and the experimental life". Science (pp. 445-46). unapi

Associated with

Article Robert Kohler (2022) Lords of the Fly Revisited. Journal of the History of Biology (pp. 15-19). unapi

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