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Technology & Democracy Symposium, Cambridge

The Power Switch; How Power is Changing in a Networked World 31 March 2017, 09:00 - 18:15 Symposium, CRASSH, Cambridge Registration for this conference is now open. For more information, see here (http://www.crassh.cam.ac.uk/events/27100) and here (http://www.talks.cam.ac.uk/talk/index/70180), please register here (https://webservices.admin.cam.ac.uk/cbk/vmxu/index.cgi). Full fee £20 (includes refreshments and lunch) Student and ECF fee £10 (includes refreshments and lunch)Recent decades [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:15+00:00 March 1st, 2017|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News, University of Cambridge|Comments Off on Technology & Democracy Symposium, Cambridge

Medicine, Environment and Health in the Eastern Mediterranean World, 1400-1750

Christ’s College, University of Cambridge Monday 3 and Tuesday 4 April 2017 Organized by Valentina Pugliano (Cambridge) and Nükhet Varlık (Rutgers-Newark) Generously sponsored by the Wellcome Trust and Christ's College, Cambridge This conference will offer, for the first time, a comprehensive picture of medicine and healing in the eastern Mediterranean and the Near East, ca. [...]

By | 2017-04-30T14:42:51+00:00 February 24th, 2017|BSHS Announcements, Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News, University of Cambridge|Comments Off on Medicine, Environment and Health in the Eastern Mediterranean World, 1400-1750

CFP Extended: Science and Islands in the Indo-Pacific World

CFP DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 29 MAY 2016. 15 - 16 September 2016, Cambridge Organisers: Dorit Brixius, Sebestian Kroupa, Stephanie Mawson Keynote speaker: Sujit Sivasundaram (Cambridge) Within World History, the Indo-Pacific has played an important role in the production and development of scientific and cultural knowledge. Focusing on islands in the Indo-Pacific in particular, this two-day conference [...]

By | 2016-06-13T12:56:07+00:00 May 15th, 2016|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, University of Cambridge|Comments Off on CFP Extended: Science and Islands in the Indo-Pacific World

Cfp: BSHS Postgraduate Conference 2016

The upcoming BSHS Postgraduate conference is to take place at the University of Cambridge at the History and Philosophy of Science department on 6-8 January, 2016. Proposals for talks on any topic relating to the Society’s interests in the history of science, medicine, and technology are very welcome. Abstracts should be no more than 250 [...]

By | 2015-08-25T20:42:27+00:00 August 23rd, 2015|BSHS Announcements, Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News, University of Cambridge|Comments Off on Cfp: BSHS Postgraduate Conference 2016

Upcoming: BSHS Postgraduate Conference, January 2016, University of Cambridge

View over Trinity College, Gonville and Caius and Clare College towards King's College Chapel, seen from St Johns College chapel, Cambridge (UK). On the left, just in front of King's College chapel, is the Cambridge University Senate House. Photo by Bob Tubbs, 1997. The BSHS is happy to announce that the next annual [...]

By | 2015-06-23T21:46:33+00:00 June 23rd, 2015|BSHS Announcements, Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News, University of Cambridge|Comments Off on Upcoming: BSHS Postgraduate Conference, January 2016, University of Cambridge

International Conference on the History of Physics 2014

Theme: “Electromagnetism: the Road to Power”   Trinity College, Cambridge, 4-5 September 2014 Conference website: http://historyofphysics2014.iopconfs.org/Home Organised by the Institute of Physics (History of Physics Group), in collaboration with the EPS History of Physics group. The conference will inaugurate a new international series, bringing together professional historians of science, practising physicists, science museum staff, lecturers, teachers [...]

By | 2014-07-24T19:09:29+00:00 July 24th, 2014|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News, University of Cambridge|Comments Off on International Conference on the History of Physics 2014

Amanda Rees

NameAmanda ReesRegistration TypeFull TimeDegreePhDStatusAwaiting VivaEnd Year1999 (All day)Thesis TitleScience becoming global: how the study of nonhuman primates developed in the context of changing cultural and international relationsSupervisorJohn ForresterDepartmentHistory and Philosophy of Science

By | 2017-11-10T09:54:55+00:00 July 12th, 2011|Institution, Life sciences, Subject Area, Theses, University of Cambridge|Comments Off on Amanda Rees