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  1. Matter, Life, and Generation: Eighteenth-Century Embryology and the Haller-Wolff Debate.Shirley A. Roe - 1981
    A case-study of the interaction between philosophical context and observational data in the practice of Science.
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  2. Matter, Life and Generation: Eighteenth-Century Embryology and the Haller-Wolff Debate.Shirley A. Roe - 1985 - British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 36 (1):94-99.
     
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    Darwinism Defended: A Guide to the Evolution Controversies. [REVIEW]Shirley A. Roe - 1983 - Journal of the History of Biology 16 (3):441-442.
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    Rationalism and Embryology: Caspar Friedrich Wolff's Theory of Epigenesis.Shirley A. Roe - 1979 - Journal of the History of Biology 12 (1):1-43.
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    Biology, Atheism, and Politics in Eighteenth-Century France.Shirley A. Roe - 2010 - In Denis Alexander & Ronald L. Numbers (eds.), Biology and Ideology From Descartes to Dawkins. University of Chicago Press.
    During the eighteenth century, the specter of atheism was a major concern among many intellectuals in Europe. Many of the leading figures of the period such as François-Marie Arouet de Voltaire refuted atheism at every turn. These debates centered on living organisms, particularly questions about generation. Efforts to explain the process of generation raised biological, religious, and political questions. One popular theory put forward to address the question of generation was preformation, the belief that “germs” had been in existence since (...)
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    Caspar Friedrich Wolff. De Formatione Intestinorum/La Formation des Intestins . Translated by Michel Jean‐Louis Perrin. Introduction and Notes by Jean‐Claude Dupont. 383 Pp., Illus. Turnhout, Belgium: Brepols, 2003. €65. [REVIEW]Shirley A. Roe - 2006 - Isis 97 (1):161-161.
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    John Turberville Needham and the Generation of Living Organisms.Shirley A. Roe - 1983 - Isis 74 (2):159-184.
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    The Development of Albrecht Von Haller's Views on Embryology.Shirley A. Roe - 1975 - Journal of the History of Biology 8 (2):167 - 190.
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    The Iris in Eighteenth-Century Physiology by Renato G. Mazzolini. [REVIEW]Shirley A. Roe - 1982 - Isis 73 (1):124-125.
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    The J.H.B. Bookshelf.Mark V. Barrow Jr, Keith R. Benson, Paula Findlen, Michael Fortun, Shirley A. Roe & Joel B. Hagen - 1991 - Journal of the History of Biology 24 (2):339-351.
  11. Science Against the Unbelievers: The Correspondence of Bonnet and Needham, 1760-1780. Studies on Voltaire and the Eighteenth Century, 243, Oxford. [REVIEW]Renato G. Mazzolini & Shirley A. Roe - 1991 - Diderot Studies 24:207-210.
     
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    The J.H.B. Bookshelf.Shirley A. Roe, Thomas F. Glick, Joy Harvey, F. Weiling & John Scarborough - 1981 - Journal of the History of Biology 14 (2):355-362.
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    The J.H.B. Bookshelf.Shirley A. Roe, A. R. S., John T. Edsall, Muriel L. Blaisdell & John F. Cornell - 1987 - Journal of the History of Biology 20 (2):281-287.
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    The J.H.B. Bookshelf.Shirley A. Roe, Philip J. Pauly, John F. Cornell & Joy Harvey - 1987 - Journal of the History of Biology 20 (3):423-430.
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    The J.H.B. Bookshelf.Shirley A. Roe, Jane Maienschein, Ronald Rainger, Elizabeth B. Keeney & Donald Worster - 1988 - Journal of the History of Biology 21 (3):521-526.
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    The J.H.B. Bookshelf.Shirley A. Roe, Sharon E. Kingsland, Jane Maienschein & Barbara G. Beddall - 1989 - Journal of the History of Biology 22 (1):177-184.
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    The J.H.B. Bookshelf.Shirley A. Roe, Eugene Cittadino, Sharon E. Kingsland, Janet Browne, Ronald Rainger, A. R. S. & Keith R. Benson - 1986 - Journal of the History of Biology 19 (2):313-322.
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    The J.H.B. Bookshelf.Shirley A. Roe, Keith R. Benson, Georgiana Feldberg & Pietro Corsi - 1984 - Journal of the History of Biology 17 (2):295-301.
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    The J.H.B. Bookshelf.Shirley A. Roe, Ronald Rainger, Ralph Colp Jr & Keith R. Benson - 1988 - Journal of the History of Biology 21 (1):165-171.
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    The J.H.B. Bookshelf.Shirley A. Roe, Keith R. Benson, Douglas R. Weiner & Janet Browne - 1990 - Journal of the History of Biology 23 (3):529-537.
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    The J.H.B. Bookshelf.Shirley A. Roe, Keith R. Benson, Joy Harvey & Sharon E. Kingsland - 1987 - Journal of the History of Biology 20 (1):131-135.
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    The J.H.B. Bookshelf.Shirley A. Roe, Keith R. Benson, Sharon Kingsland, Eugene Cittadino & Jane Maienschein - 1986 - Journal of the History of Biology 19 (3):489-494.
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    Venus Physique, suivi de Lettre sur le progres des sciences. Pierre Louis Moreau de MaupertuisL'ordre et les monstres: Le debat sur l'origine des deviations anatomiques au XVIIIe siecle. Patrick Tort.Shirley A. Roe - 1982 - Isis 73 (2):318-319.
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    Voltaire Versus Needham: Atheism, Materialism, and the Generation of Life.Shirley A. Roe - 1985 - Journal of the History of Ideas 46 (1):65.
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    The J.H.B. Bookshelf.Shirley A. Roe - 1983 - Journal of the History of Biology 16 (3):441-448.
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    History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences. M. D. Grmek.Shirley A. Roe - 1981 - Isis 72 (2):307-308.
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    The J.H.B. Bookshelf.Shirley A. Roe - 1989 - Journal of the History of Biology 22 (3):507-511.
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    The J.H.B. Bookshelf.Shirley A. Roe - 1984 - Journal of the History of Biology 17 (1):147-152.
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    Nature's Enigma: The Problem of the Polyp in the Letters of Bonnet, Trembley, and RéaumurVirginia P. Dawson.Shirley A. Roe - 1990 - Isis 81 (2):354-355.
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    The Encyclopedists as Individuals: A Biographical Dictionary of the Authors of the Encyclopédie. Frank A. Kafker, Serena L. Kafker. [REVIEW]Shirley A. Roe - 1990 - Isis 81 (4):813-814.
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    Science Against the Unbelievers the Correspondence of Bonnet and Needham, 1760-1780.Renato Giuseppe Mazzolini, Charles Bonnet, Shirley A. Roe & John Turberville Needham - 1986
    The Oxford University Studies in the Enlightenment series, previously known as SVEC (Studies on Voltaire and the Eighteenth Century), has published over 500 peer-reviewed scholarly volumes since 1955 as part of the Voltaire Foundation at the University of Oxford. International in focus, Oxford University Studies in the Enlightenment volumes cover wide-ranging aspects of the eighteenth century and the Enlightenment, from gender studies to political theory, and from economics to visual arts and music, and are published in English or French.
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    The J.H.B. Bookshelf.Shirley A. Roe - 1990 - Journal of the History of Biology 23 (2):335-339.
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    Annual Meeting of the History of Science Society, 27-30 December 1988.Joan L. Richards, Shirley A. Roe, Michael M. Sokal, Albert Moyer & William A. Wallace - 1989 - Isis 80 (3):469-478.
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    The J.H.B. Bookshelf.Shirley A. Roe, Ronald Rainger, John F. Cornell, James J. Bono, Pietro Corsi & William J. Haas - 1985 - Journal of the History of Biology 18 (3):439-446.
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    The J.H.B. Bookshelf.Shirley A. Roe, James A. Secord, Keith R. Benson & Jane Malenschein - 1988 - Journal of the History of Biology 21 (2):351-356.
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    The JHB Bookshelf.Shirley A. Roe, Ronald Rainger, John F. Cornell, James J. Bono, Pietro Corsi & William J. Haas - 1985 - Journal of the History of Biology 18 (3):439-446.