Publications by Kristin Johnson

Ordering Life: Karl Jordan and the Naturalist Tradition (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2012).

"The Best Panaceas for Heartaches," published in Creative Nonfiction 65(2017) and Issues in Science and Technology (2017). Honorary Mention for a "Think-Write-Publish: Science and Religion" story writing contest.

"Furnishing the Skill which can Save the Child": Diphtheria, Germ Theory, and Theodicy," Zygon: Journal of Science and Religion 52(2017): 295-332.

"Qualifying Consequences: A response to 'Consequences of the Spanish Civil War for Entomology," ISIS 108(2017): 353-357. 

“The Natural Historian,” pp. 84-96 in A Companion to the History of Science, edited by Bernard Lightman (Wiley-Blackwell, 2016).

(with Ariela Tubert) "Adventures in Co-teaching History and Philosophy: Evolution and Ethics," History of Science Society Newsletter 4(2012): 7-9.

“A Naturalist in Wartime: John Buxton’s pioneering study of the Redstart,” Naturalist 135(2010): 189-194.

 “The return of the Phoenix: the 1963 International Congress of Zoology and American zoologists in the twentieth century,” Journal of the History of Biology 42(2009): 417-456.

“Natural history as stamp collecting: a brief history,” Archives of Natural History 34 (2007): 244-258

“Ernst Mayr, Karl Jordan, and the history of systematics,” History of Science 48 (2005): 1-35.

“Type-specimens of birds as sources for the history of ornithology,” Journal of the History of Collections 17 (2005): 173-188.

The Ibis: transformations in a twentieth century British natural history journal,” Journal of the History of Biology 37 (2004): 515-555.

“The tailend of the moth: clarifying species boundaries,” Endeavour 28 (2004): 161-166.