Call for Papers – 2007 Joint Meeting

Cheiron: The International Society for the History of Behavioral and Social Sciences AND ESHHS: European Society for the History of the Human Sciences

Invite submissions for their First Joint Meeting June 25 to 29, 2007 at University College, Dublin, Ireland.

Papers, posters, symposia, or workshops may deal with any aspect of the history of the behavioral, human, and social sciences or with related historiographic and methodological issues. All submissions must conform to the length limitations listed below (references, tables, etc. may be appended). To facilitate blind review by the program committee, please include a cover page indicating: a) title; b) the author’s name and affiliation; c) the author’s email address, mailing address, and phone number; and d) audio/visual needs. Reviewing will be carried out by the six members of the Program Committee. Submissions must be received by January 11, 2007, and must be sent electronically as an attachment in MSWord (.doc) or .rtf format. Please contact one of the Program Co-Chairs if you are unable to submit electronically. Papers: Submit a 700-800 word abstract plus short bibliography. Papers must be original, i.e., not previously presented at other conferences or published. Posters: Submit a 300 — 400 word abstract.

Symposia: Submit a 300-word abstract describing the symposium as a whole, and a 500-700 word abstract plus short bibliography from each of the participants. A cover letter should include the names and institutional affiliations of each of the participants, which should not be revealed in the abstracts.

Workshops: Contact one of the program Co-Chairs.

A limited number of travel awards will be available to students, retired faculty, and scholars from countries with “low value” currencies who are presenting papers or posters. Please indicate if you wish to be considered for an award.

Program submissions should be sent to BOTH of the Program Committee Co-Chairs ESHHS Co-Chair: Alan Collins, Lancaster University ([email protected]) Dept. of Psychology, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK, LA1 4YF. Phone: 01524 593826. Cheiron Co-Chair: Nadine Weidman, Harvard University ([email protected]) Dept. of History of Science, Science Center 371, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA, 02138, Phone: 339-221-0900.

Local Host: Adrian Brock, University College, Dublin For information regarding local arrangements, see the websites below or write to: [email protected]

For information on ESHHS or Cheiron contact: Annette Mülberger, President, ESHHS [email protected] ESHHS website: Andrew S. Winston, Executive Officer, Cheiron [email protected] Cheiron website: