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Author Mehos, Donna C., author.

Title Science and culture for members only : the Amsterdam Zoo Artis in the nineteenth century / Donna C. Mehos.

Imprint Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, ©2006.

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Description 1 online resource (208 pages) : illustrations (some color)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
data file rda
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary A study of the role of Amsterdam's Artis Zoo and the range of the cultural events it offered in the formation of the national and class identity in the nineteenth-century Netherlands.
Contents Nation and nature in middle-class culture -- Structuring a new generation's scientific society -- Private science and the public interest -- Internationalizing nationalist science -- Science joins cultural life -- Science, colonial expansion, and national identity -- Members of the Artis Board of Directors, 1838-1870.
Language English.
Access OAPEN (Open Access Publishing in European Networks). All rights reserved.
Subject Koninklijk Zoölogisch Genootschap Natura Artis Magistra, te Amsterdam -- History.
Koninklijk Zoölogisch Genootschap Natura Artis Magistra, te Amsterdam. (OCoLC)fst00520306
Zoos -- Netherlands -- Amsterdam -- History -- 19th century.
NATURE -- Animals -- General.
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- Zoology -- General.
NATURE -- Animals -- Wildlife.
Mathematics and science.
Science: general issues.
Zoos. (OCoLC)fst01184777
Netherlands -- Amsterdam. (OCoLC)fst01204180
Chronological Term 1800-1899
Genre/Form Electronic books.
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Other Form: Print version: Mehos, Donna C. Science and culture for members only. Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, ©2006 9053567399 (DLC) 2006421603 (OCoLC)76940140
ISBN 1423785215 (electronic bk.)
9781423785217 (electronic bk.)
9789053567395 (print)
9053567399 (print)
9789048503810 (electronic bk.)
9048503817 (electronic bk.)
1280959118
9781280959110
9786610959112
6610959110
9790000000000
Standard No. 340188
AU@ 000048784829
AU@ 000051342809
DEBBG BV043074278
DEBBG BV044132161
DEBSZ 39622749X
DEBSZ 422274704
GBVCP 1003574173
GBVCP 802138322
NZ1 14237757
NZ1 16058045

 
    
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