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    Invertebrate Paleontology and Evolutionary Thinking in the US and Britain, 1860–1940
    Journal of the History of Biology 53 (3): 423-450. 2020.
    The role of paleontology in evolutionary biology between the publication of The Origin of Species in 1859 and the Evolutionary Synthesis of the 1940s is frequently described as mostly misguided failure. However, a significant number of American and British PDPS invertebrate paleontologists of this period did devote considerable attention to evolution, and their evolutionary theories and conclusions were a good deal more diverse and nuanced than previous histories have suggested. This paper bring…Read more