HPS Centre Seminar Series

2016-17 Semester 2

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History and Philosophy of Science

HPS Seminar Series 2016-17: Semester 2 

Seminars are held in Baines Wing G 36, 3:15 to 5:00
All are on Wednesdays except Tuesday 16 May

All welcome!

For information, contact Adrian Wilson A.F.Wilson@leeds.ac.uk

8 February

Heather Ellis (Sheffield)

Scholars and Gentlemen: Masculine Identities in British Science in the 1830s

22 February

Katherina Kinzel (Vienna)

The Problem of Understanding – Droysen and Dilthey on Historical Knowledge 

8 March

Chris Millard (Sheffield)

Diagnosing Child Abuse: Technology and Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy in Late Twentieth-Century Britain

15 March

Jacalyn Duffin (Queens’ University, Ontario)

The 1964 Medical Expedition to Easter Island (METEI

22 March

Marta Halina (Cambridge)

The role of values in animal cognition research

3 May

Ellen Clarke (Leeds)

Is cultural selection Darwinian?

TUESDAY 16 May

Henry Cowles (Yale)

How We Think: Mind and Method in Modern America 

24 May

Charles Pence (Louisiana State University)

Theories Under Stress: The Evolution of Early Genetics

Pages in this document

  1. 2016-17 Semester 2
  2. 2016-17 Semester 1
  3. 2015-16 Semester 2
  4. 2015-16 Semester 1
  5. 2014-15, Semester 2
  6. 2014-15, Semester 1
  7. 2013-14, Semester 2
  8. 2013-14, semester 1
  9. 2012-13, Semester 2
  10. 2012-13, Semester 1
  11. 2011-12, Semester 2
  12. 2011-12, Semester 1