American Society of Naturalists

A membership society whose goal is to advance and to diffuse knowledge of organic evolution and other broad biological principles so as to enhance the conceptual unification of the biological sciences.

New special section! Nature, Data, and Power: How hegemonies shape biological knowledge

Posted on by Owen

Early in 2021, The American Naturalist announced a call for papers for a new special section addressing how systems of power and oppression have shaped theory and practice in organismal biology. “Nature, Data, and Power: How hegemonies shape biological knowledge” is an interdisciplinary section, written for an audience of biology researchers, aiming to identify problems within current theories and practices and also make suggestions on how we can transform our thinking and produce more just science.

We are proud to announce that these papers are now available (in early, non-typeset versions) from the journal’s Just Accepted page. The special section is as follows:

An earlier version of this announcement was posted on February 11, 2021, announcing the call for papers.