Re: NANFA-- species concepts (long)

Dave Neely (
Mon, 24 Jan 2000 23:20:57 CST


>Hi Dave, I'd be interested in a reprint of Mayden's review of species
>concepts. My classes go into SCs this week, so I'm all >whooped up on the
>subject. The textbook I've been stuck using this >year (Starr & Taggart,
>8th ed.) only mentions the BSC by name, which >I think is pathetic. I run
>down the ESC (better than in my post...) >and also the Recognition and
>Cohesion Concepts, a somewhat arbitary >short list. Next year I'm
>definitely going with the Campbell book!

No problem, glad the timing is good! I didn't learn about alternate SCs
until late in my undergraduate career. Like it or not, the BSC is
well-entrenched in our educational system...


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