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CFP: The First International IHPS Postgraduate Forum

Integrated History and Philosophy of Science (IHPS) is commonly understood as the study of science from a combined historical and philosophical perspective. Yet since its gradual formation as a research field there has been constant discussion about how to suitably integrate the two disciplines. IHPS remains an ever-shifting, highly demanding and disparate area of research [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:19+00:00 October 20th, 2016|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News, University of Leeds|Comments Off on CFP: The First International IHPS Postgraduate Forum

New Lecture Series: History & Philosophy of Science in 20 Objects

What is the history and philosophy of science? What can it tell us about the way we see ourselves and the world around us? How can objects help us to understand what science is, and has been in the past? From January 2016, we will answer these questions and more as we examine the history [...]

By | 2016-10-04T14:15:01+00:00 March 9th, 2016|Museums, News, University of Leeds|Comments Off on New Lecture Series: History & Philosophy of Science in 20 Objects

Josep Simon

NameJosep SimonRegistration TypeFull TimeDegreePhDStatusCompletedEnd Year2009 (All day)Thesis TitleCommunicating Physics in Nineteenth-Century France and England: The Production, Distribution and Use of Ganot’s TextbooksSupervisorGraeme Gooday and Jonathan TophamDepartmentHistory and Philosophy of Science

By | 2017-11-10T09:54:48+00:00 July 12th, 2011|Institution, Physics, Subject Area, Theses, University of Leeds|Comments Off on Josep Simon

Efram Sera Shriar

NameEfram Sera ShriarRegistration TypeFull TimeDegreePhDStatusCompletedStart Year2007 (All day)End Year2011Thesis TitleBeyond the Armchair: Early Observational Practices and the Sciences of Man in Britain, 1813-1871SupervisorGeoffrey Cantor, Gregory Radick and Jonathan TophamDepartmentHistory and Philosophy of Science

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Mark Steadman

NameMark SteadmanRegistration TypeFull TimeDegreePhDStatusOngoingStart Year2007 (All day)Thesis TitleA History of the Scientific Collections of the Leeds Museum, 1819-1921: Acquiring, Interpreting & Presenting the Natural World in the English Industrial CitySupervisorGregory Radick, Jonathan Topham, Clare Stringer, and Antonia LovelaceDepartmentHistory and Philosophy of Science

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James Francis Stark

NameJames Francis StarkRegistration TypeFull TimeDegreePhDStatusCompletedStart Year2008 (All day)End Year2011 (All day)Thesis TitleIndustrial Illness in Cultural Context: ‘La Maladie de Bradford’ in Local, National and Global Settings (1878-1919)SupervisorGregory Radick, Adrian Wilson and Monty LosowskyDepartmentHistory and Philosophy of Science

By | 2017-11-10T09:54:50+00:00 July 12th, 2011|Applied science, Engineering, Industry, Institution, Subject Area, Technology, Theses, University of Leeds|Comments Off on James Francis Stark