Book ID: CBB000502296

Celebrating the Life and Times of Hugh Miller: Scotland in the Early 19th Century, Ethnography and Folklore, Geology and Natural History, Church and Society (2003)

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Borley, Lester (Editor)


Cromarty Arts Trust & the Elphinstone Institute of the University of Aberdeen


Publication Date: 2003
Physical Details: 352 pp.; ill.; bibl.; index
Language: English

Description A collection of 30 papers presented to an international bicentenary conference held in Cromarty in October 2002. Partial contents:


Includes Chapters

Chapter Henderson, Lizanne (2003) The Natural and Supernatural Worlds of Hugh Miller. In: Celebrating the Life and Times of Hugh Miller: Scotland in the Early 19th Century, Ethnography and Folklore, Geology and Natural History, Church and Society (p. 89). unapi

Chapter Tilbrook, Peter (2003) Summary of Discussion: Symposium on Geology & Natural History. In: Celebrating the Life and Times of Hugh Miller: Scotland in the Early 19th Century, Ethnography and Folklore, Geology and Natural History, Church and Society (p. 134). unapi

Chapter Knell, Simon J.; Taylor, Michael L. (2003) Hugh Miller, the Fossil Discoverer and Collector. In: Celebrating the Life and Times of Hugh Miller: Scotland in the Early 19th Century, Ethnography and Folklore, Geology and Natural History, Church and Society (p. 156). unapi

Chapter Janvier, Philippe (2003) Armoured Fish from Deep Time: From Hugh Miller's Insights to Current Questions of Early Vertebrate Evolution. In: Celebrating the Life and Times of Hugh Miller: Scotland in the Early 19th Century, Ethnography and Folklore, Geology and Natural History, Church and Society (p. 177). unapi

Chapter Hudson, John (2003) Hugh Miller's Geological Discoveries and Observations on the Isle of Eigg, as Recorded in The Cruise of the Betsey and in the Light of Modern Knowledge. In: Celebrating the Life and Times of Hugh Miller: Scotland in the Early 19th Century, Ethnography and Folklore, Geology and Natural History, Church and Society (p. 197). unapi

Chapter Collie, Michael (2003) Hugh Miller's Dealings with Contemporary Scientists. In: Celebrating the Life and Times of Hugh Miller: Scotland in the Early 19th Century, Ethnography and Folklore, Geology and Natural History, Church and Society (p. 227). unapi

Chapter Lowenthal, David (2003) Caring for Nature: The Transatlantic Canvas of the Nineteenth Century. In: Celebrating the Life and Times of Hugh Miller: Scotland in the Early 19th Century, Ethnography and Folklore, Geology and Natural History, Church and Society (p. 14). unapi

Chapter Torrens, Hugh (2003) William Smith (1769--1839) and the Search for English Raw Materials: Some Parallels with Hugh Miller and with Scotland. In: Celebrating the Life and Times of Hugh Miller: Scotland in the Early 19th Century, Ethnography and Folklore, Geology and Natural History, Church and Society (p. 137). unapi

Chapter Trewin, Nigel H. (2003) Hugh Miller's Fish; “the winged Pterichthys. In: Celebrating the Life and Times of Hugh Miller: Scotland in the Early 19th Century, Ethnography and Folklore, Geology and Natural History, Church and Society (p. 168). unapi

Chapter Nuttall, R. H.; Morrison-Low, Alison (2003) Hugh Miller in an Age of Microscopy. In: Celebrating the Life and Times of Hugh Miller: Scotland in the Early 19th Century, Ethnography and Folklore, Geology and Natural History, Church and Society (p. 214). unapi

Chapter O'Connor, Ralph (2003) Hugh Miller and Geological Spectacle. In: Celebrating the Life and Times of Hugh Miller: Scotland in the Early 19th Century, Ethnography and Folklore, Geology and Natural History, Church and Society (p. 237). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Taylor, Michael A.
Roy W. McIntyre
Rosenberg, Gary D.
Allen, David Elliston
Eddy, Matthew D.
Regal, Brian
Journals
Earth Sciences History: Journal of the History of the Earth Sciences Society
History of Science
Configurations: A Journal of Literature, Science, and Technology
Annals of Science: The History of Science and Technology
Natura Alpina, Rivista della Società di Scienze Naturali del Trentino
Publishers
Geological Society of America
Ashgate Publishing
National Museums of Scotland
NMS Enterprises
State University of New York at Stony Brook
Concepts
Earth sciences
Geology
Natural history
Paleontology
Museums
Science and society
People
Miller, Hugh
Smith, William
Walker, John
Leidy, Joseph
Marsh, Othniel Charles
Lyell, Charles
Places
Scotland
Great Britain
United States
Edinburgh
Eastern Europe
Central Europe
Times
19th century
18th century
20th century
20th century, early
21st century
Early modern
Institutions
University of Edinburgh
Rutgers University
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