Brian Regal

Summary

Affiliation: Kean University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Richard Owen and the sea-serpent
    Brian Regal
    Kean University, Department of History, Townsend Hall 117 I, Union, NJ 07083, USA
    Endeavour 36:65-8. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Amateur versus professional: the search for Bigfoot
    Brian Regal
    History Department, Kean University, 1000 Morris Avenue, Union, NJ 07083, USA
    Endeavour 32:53-7. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Entering dubious realms: Grover Krantz, science, and Sasquatch
    Brian Regal
    History Department, Kean University, 1000 Morris Ave, Union, 07083 NJ, USA
    Ann Sci 66:83-102. 2009

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Richard Owen and the sea-serpent
    Brian Regal
    Kean University, Department of History, Townsend Hall 117 I, Union, NJ 07083, USA
    Endeavour 36:65-8. 2012
    ..His work is key to understanding the skepticism over monsters held by modern mainstream science. This skepticism opened the field to later amateur investigators...
  2. doi request reprint Amateur versus professional: the search for Bigfoot
    Brian Regal
    History Department, Kean University, 1000 Morris Avenue, Union, NJ 07083, USA
    Endeavour 32:53-7. 2008
    ..Whether or not such creatures exist, the monster hunters themselves are fascinating subjects for study, illustrating the tensions that are all too common between amateur naturalists and professional scientists...
  3. doi request reprint Entering dubious realms: Grover Krantz, science, and Sasquatch
    Brian Regal
    History Department, Kean University, 1000 Morris Ave, Union, 07083 NJ, USA
    Ann Sci 66:83-102. 2009
    ..This paper contributes to that discussion by showing the process at work in Krantz's failed attempt to legitimize Bigfoot research by removing it from the amateur sphere and repositioning it in the professional world of anthropology...