Here are three examples:
Thorson, Robert M., "Geology," In The Encyclopedia of New England: The Culture and History of an American Region. (567-569). Editors Burt Feintuch and D. H. Watters. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2006.
Thorson, Robert M.,"The Physical Environment of Connecticut Towns: Processes, Attitudes, and Perceptions Then and Now." In Voices of the New Republic : Connecticut Towns 1800-1832, Volume II - What We Think. Memoirs of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences, Volume XXVII.
I also published four essays in the Hartford Courant's "Place," its special Sunday commentary section. Though published as a series, they were conceived and written as a single narrative describing the geo-cultural history of Connecticut in four parts. In sequence, they are:
Full text can be obtained from database search tools.
Link to List of Essays.
PHOTO BANNER: Dome of the Wilbur Cross Building, a signature on campus. Rennovated Student Union. Central campus, opposite the main entrance to the Homer Babbage Library. Oddball artwork always makes me wonder, which I suppose it it's purpose. All photos courtesy of University Communications unless otherwise noted.