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Jane Goodall : the woman who redefined man / Dale Peterson.

Peterson, Dale. (Author).
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  • 16 of 16 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville 920 GOODALL JANE (Text) 34706001040924 Non-Fiction 900-999 Available -
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Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg BIO GOODALL (Text) 32826011398369 Adult Biography Available -
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Jennings Co PL - North Vernon BIO GOODALL, Jane (Text) 30653001302397 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Monon Town and Twp PL - Monon 921 GOODALL (Text) 36825000616373 Non-Fiction Available -
Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello NF ANIMALS GOODALL (Text) 37743001633678 NF ANIMALS Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0395854059 :
  • ISBN: 9780395854051
  • Physical Description: xi, 740 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., 2006.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [704]-711) and index.
Summary, etc.:
When Goodall first presented her discoveries about chimpanzees at a scientific conference, she was ridiculed by the chairman. She was too young, too blond, too pretty to be a serious scientist, and worse yet, she had virtually no formal scientific training. She had been a secretarial school graduate whom Leakey had sent out to study chimps only when he couldn't find anyone better qualified. And he couldn't tell her what to do in the field--nobody could--because no one before had made such an intensive and long-term study. Biographer Peterson shows how remarkable Goodall's accomplishments were, detailing not only how she revolutionized the study of primates, but how she helped set radically new standards and a new intellectual style in the study of animal behavior. And he reveals the very private quest that led to another sharp turn in her life, from scientist to activist.--From publisher description.
Subject: Goodall, Jane, 1934-
Primatologists > England > Biography.
Chimpanzees > Tanzania > Gombe Stream National Park.

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