Kearney studies how the paleontologist George Gaylord Simpson worked to define his own field of evolutionary paleontology.
Kearney, William S.
"Defining a Discipline: George Gaylord Simpson and the Invention of Modern Paleontology,"
Momentum: Vol. 1
, Article 5.
Available at: http://repository.upenn.edu/momentum/vol1/iss2/5