• 13 Citations
20092019
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Research Interests

Medieval and Early Modern European History; Britain and Its Empire; Gender and Sexuality History; Religious History; History of Science, Technology, and Medicine; Environmental History.

Education/Academic qualification

History, PhD, Stanford University

… → 2011

BA, Oberlin College

… → 2003

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ecology Earth & Environmental Sciences
global climate Earth & Environmental Sciences
climate change Earth & Environmental Sciences
Enlightenment Arts & Humanities
Antiquity Arts & Humanities
eighteenth century Earth & Environmental Sciences
climate Earth & Environmental Sciences
religion Earth & Environmental Sciences

Research Output 2009 2019

Showing and hiding: The flickering visibility of earth workers in the archives of earth science

Barnett, L., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : History of Science.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Workers
Naturalists
Earth Science
Visibility
Labor

Giant bones and the Taunton Stone: American antiquities, world history, and the Protestant International

Barnett, L., 2018, Empires of Knowledge: Scientific Networks in the Early Modern World. Findlen, P. (ed.). Routledge, 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

World History
Antiquity
Giant
Local Communities
Creatures

Between Pleasure and Terror: Enlightenment Science and Maupertuis Letter on the Comet

Barnett, L., Jan 2 2015, In : Architectural Theory Review. 20, 1, p. 30-45 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Terror
Letters
Disaster
Maupertuis
Pleasure
2 Citations (Scopus)

Strategies of toleration: Talking across confessions in the alpine republic of letters

Barnett, L., Jan 1 2015, In : Eighteenth-Century Studies. 48, 2, p. 141-157 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

republic
Toleration
Republic of Letters