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The structure of geology, by David B. Kitts

  • 180 Pages
  • 4.48 MB
  • English

Southern Methodist University Press , Dallas
Geology - Philo
LC ClassificationsQE 6 K57 1977
The Physical Object
Pagination180 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21995601M
ISBN 100870741624

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This book stands alone in unifying deformation and metamorphism and the development of the mineralogical fabrics and the structures. David Burlingame Kitts (–) was an American geologist.

Kitts was born in Oswego, New York. He majored in zoology, receiving a B.S. degree in He studied population genetics under Theodosius Dobzhansky. He later studied paleontology under George Gaylord Simpson. In he obtained his PhD in jacksonmealsmatter.comity control: ISNI:.

So the “structure of geology” explored by David amounted essentially to an analysis of the sorts of understanding geologists have produced, of how geological knowledge is presented and defended, and of the relations between that knowledge and the kinds generated in other sciences.

Jul 15,  · The book provides unique links to industry applications in the upper crust, including petroleum and groundwater geology, which highlight the importance of structural geology in exploration and exploitation of petroleum and water resources.5/5(5).

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David B. Structure of Geology. Works by David B. Kitts (view other items matching `David B. Kitts`, view all matches)view other items matching `David B. Kitts`, view all matches). 10 found. What distinguishes the book from most other "Progress in" books is the section euphemistically entitled Histori-cal Beginnings.

Mostly, this section con-sists ofreminiscences persons who wereassociated withYerkesmanyyears ago, including his son, David, and daughter, Roberta Yerkes Blanchard. The other chapters ofthis short section Cited by: 1.

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Ericson and Goesta Wollin Cape London Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required. Jun 14,  · David B. Kitts, author of The Structure of Geology, has been quoted often in the origins controversy, especially in regard to the many gaps in the fossil record (lack of transitional forms).

Kitts was a professor of Geology and later a professor of History of Science at the University of Oklahoma. This work was dedicated to David B. Kitts (d. ) who wrote one of the few books dealing specifically with the Philosophy of Geology (The Structure of Geology).

Kitts studied with Theodosius Dobzhansky for a short time and later switched to Paleontology and was supervised by George Gaylord Simpson. Jun 23,  · Williams, David B. STORIES IN STONE: Travels Through Urban Geology.

New York: Walker & Company, For anyone interested in deepening their experience of cities, seeing beneath the skins of urban architecture, or learning more about the how these skins were formed and came to be used in cities, I recommend the book, STORIES IN STONE: Travels Through Urban Geology.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible David B Kitts. Fossils Do Not Prove Evolution, They Refute It.

David B. Kitts (–) studied zoology, population genetics, paleontology and geology. Among his professors were the prominent evolutionists Theodosius Dobzhansky ["Nothing in Biology Makes Sense Except in the Light of Evolution"] and George Gaylord Simpson [Most influential paleontologist of the twentieth century].

The papers in this volume are intended to involve the reader in the current reappraisal of uniformitarianism that is radicalizing geology. We have not attempted to review the dialogue in every subdiscipline of earth history, because such a review would necessarily be little more than a piecemeal study of the momentum (some might say “inertia”) of specialist literature and tradition; nor.

CAN EVOLUTION BE OBSERVED. ‘Evolution, at least in the sense that Darwin speaks of it, cannot be detected within the lifetime of a single observer.’ — David B. Kitts, Ph.D. On natural selection treated as dogma within scientific community: “In that book [Nei, ] I discuss the problem of natural selection not being proven.

Mathematical Geology. Mathematical Geology. AprilVolume 22, Issue 3, pp – | Cite as. Book review. Authors; Authors and affiliations David B. Kitts; Article. 30 Downloads; This is a preview of subscription content, log in to check access.


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Am J Sci (1) Also this: Albritton, Claude C., ed. The fabric of geology. Reading MA: Addison-Wesley. This appears to be the best general discussion, if only up until the period in question. modern geohistorical philosophy, since such books as David B. Kitts' The Structure of Geology—which could be read as both an introduction and a conclusion to our book—already exist.

Finally, we believe that the sym­ posium format (despite the good intentions and hopeful claims of many a. University, David Kitts.

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Kitts was more of a geologist–philosopher than a geologist– historian, but his acumen was such that he influenced the previous generation of historians of geology to a notable extent and Earth Science History mourns his passing.

This issue contains only one book review, of a book that displeased the reviewer Vic. David B. Kitts (d. ) studied under Dobzhansky and G.G. Simpson (the renowned paleontologist) and had been a Professor in the Geology, History of Science and Philosophy departments at the Univ.

of Okla. Kitts admitted that Aristotle's biological essentialism, which seems to .Dec 02,  · Structural Geology - the description and analysis of internal rock structures, such as folds and faults. The following links provide images and other information on structural geology.

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