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American perceptions of immigrant and invasive species

strangers on the land

by Peter A. Coates

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley, CA .
Written in English


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StatementPeter Coates.
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LC ClassificationsQH
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 256 p. ;
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22754611M
ISBN 109780520249301

  Introduction. Historian John Higham was long known as the dean of American immigration scholars. He is best known as the author of Strangers in the Land: Patterns of American Nativism, , a masterful book on the history of nativism. 1 As one scholar noted after Higham’s death in , the book “remains the classic work on the hostility native-born Americans showed .   For further discussion of North American examples, see Coates, American Perceptions of Immigrant and Invasive Species. For examples of the Indian Ocean’s ecological influence on Australia, see Rangan and Kull, “Indian Ocean.”.

Book review: Peter Coates: American perceptions of imigrant and invasive species: strangers on the land, University of California Press, Berkeley, By M Hall. Topics: Institute of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies, Life sciences; biology.   American Perceptions of Immigrant and Invasive Species. Strangers on the Land has written an interesting book on the history of invasive species in the United States. I am sure that ecologists, geographers, sociologists, agriculturists, and historians will be interested American Perceptions of Immigrant and Invasive Species. Volume 21 Author: David Pimentel.

  American Perceptions of Immigrant and Invasive Species Strangers on the Land by Peter A. Coates University of California Press, Berkeley, pp. $, £ ISBN O ver the past decade and a half, invasion ecology has come to dominate a great deal of both fundamental and applied ecology, as the enormous impacts of biological invasions have become Author: Jessica Gurevitch. Cornelia James Cannon (–) was a feminist reformer and best-selling author of the novel Red Rust. She wrote eight novels in total as well as numerous essays on topics such as women's rights, birth control, and immigration policy. Cannon was active with Planned Parenthood, the League of Women Voters, and a local political association in : Cornelia James, , Saint Paul, Minnesota, U.S.


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