Thank you for stopping by my bepress.com page. I am a librarian who in addition to my regular duties is involved in research, writing, and online projects in my original fields--namely, biogeography and evolutionary theory, systems theory, geography, and history of science. I also do some avocational work in music. For more information, see my professional homepage at http://www.wku.edu/~smithch/index.html , or google the two terms 'wku' and 'smithch'.
What's In a Word? On Reading--and Misreading--Alfred Russel Wallace, The Linnean (2009)
'Hussel,' 'Bussel' and 'Kussel,' Or, Using Google Books to Stalk the Elusive Alfred Russel Wallace, Kentucky Libraries (2008)
Wallace, Alfred Russel, The Biographical Encyclopedia of Astronomers, Thomas Hockey, ed. (New York: Springer) (2007)
Reflections on Wallace, Nature (2006)
An unpublished paper has recently come to light, which shows that even at an early...
Natural Selection and Beyond: The Intellectual Legacy of Alfred Russel Wallace (with George Beccaloni) (2008)
A taxon and faunal unit bibliography of publications concerning the geographical distribution of reptiles and...
The Once and Future Wallace, or, Evolutionary Theorizing in the Manner of Alfred Russel Wallace (2007)
A set of essays and empirical studies exploring the uses of "final causes" thinking in...
Song lyrics and poems by the children's and topical songs writer Malvina Reynolds.
A ranked list of importance of Anglo-American folk and contemporary folk performers, with links to...
A collection of over 275 short biographical sketches of the main figures in the history...