2-Year Research and Teaching Associate in Philosophy of Science

University of Cambridge Department of History and Philosophy of Science 2-YEAR RESEARCH AND TEACHING ASSOCIATE IN PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE Salary: £27,578-£35,938 pa, depending on experience 2-year Limit of Tenure applies We are seeking to appoint a 2-year teaching and research associate in the philosophy of science. The successful candidate will have completed a PhD (and […] Read more

Funding Opportunity: Mary Louise Nickerson Fellowship in Neuro History, Osler Library, McGill University

Mary Louise Nickerson Fellowship in Neuro History, Osler Library, McGill University Established in 2011 by Granville H. Nickerson, M.D., C.M., in honour and in memory of his wife, Mary Louise, the Fellowship will allow a scholar to carry out research in the history of neurology utilizing the Neuro History archival and artifact collections, the centre […] Read more

Call for Papers: Drugs and the Birth of Scientific Marketing

CALL FOR PAPERS Drugs and the birth of scientific marketing Final conference of the GEPHAMA research project. Berlin, June 4th-5th, 2012. Drugs are granted particular meanings within the vast constellations of industrial products whose coming into being and use rest upon complex arrangements of academic and private research, professional expertise, mass production and global commercialization. […] Read more

Programme du colloque international: L’émotion, de l'espace privé à l'espace public, XIXe-XXIe siècles, Paris, 11-13 avril 2012

Colloque international: L’EMOTION, DE L’ESPACE PRIVE A L’ESPACE PUBLIC, XIXe-XXIe SIECLES, Paris, 11-13 avril 2012 Comité scientifique : Annette Becker, Alain Corbin, Christian Delporte, Fabrice d’Almeida, Ute Frevert, Claude Millet, Pascal Ory, André Rauch, William Reddy, Georges Vigarello. Comité d’organisation : Anne-Claude Ambroise-Rendu, Claire Blandin, Anne-Emmanuelle Demartini, Hélène Eck, Nicole Edelman. Partenaires : CHCSC (université […] Read more

Programme du colloque "Histoire des pratiques de santé XVIIIe-XXIe: nouveaux cadres, thèmes et approches", ACFAS, Montréal, 8-9 mai 2012. Conférence inaugurale de François Guérard, "Dominances et émergences en histoire des pratiques de santé au Québec: les thématiques et approches actuelles".

Histoire des pratiques de santé XVIIIe-XXIe : nouveaux cadres, thèmes et approches, Montréal 8-9 mai 2012 Colloque au sein du 80éme congrès de l’ACFAS du 7-11 mai 2012 (palais des congrès de Montréal, Canada) Organisé par Séverine Parayre (Lille 3/ ACTé EA 4281) et Alexandre Klein (UdL, UMR 7117 CNRS) Les recherches historiques concernant la […] Read more

COSMOPOLITICS: LEARNING TO THINK WITH SCIENCES, PEOPLES AND NATURES

We invite you to attend, online or in person, the following special evening keynote presentation of a series of conversations in Halifax with renowned philosopher of science, Isabelle Stengers, Université libre de Bruxelles. COSMOPOLITICS: LEARNING TO THINK WITH SCIENCES, PEOPLES AND NATURES Keynote presentation of the “To See Where It Takes Us” conversation series detailed […] Read more

CFP: PAIN AND OLD AGE: 3 CENTURIES OF SUFFERING IN SILENCE? Public Conference: 27 October 2012

CALL FOR PAPERS PAIN AND OLD AGE: 3 CENTURIES OF SUFFERING IN SILENCE? Public Conference: 27 October 2012 The Birkbeck Pain Project and the Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities Birkbeck College, University Organised by Visiting Fellow to the Birkbeck Pain Project, Prof. Lynn Botelho (Department of History, Indiana University of Pennsylvania) According to the British […] Read more

CFP – Social Science History Association, Vancouver, BC, November 1-4, 2012

The Health, Medicine and Body Network invite proposals for paper and panels for consideration on the next program of the 37th Annual Meeting of the Social Science History Association (SSHA) in Vancouver, British Columbia this coming November. The members of the Social Science History Association share a common interest in interdisciplinary and systematic approaches to […] Read more

Programme du colloque "Institutions. Entre coercition et soins, XIXe et XXe siècles". ACFAS, 9 et 10 mai 2012, Responsables: V. Strimelle et M.-C. Thifault

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Thifault, M.-C. "Le nursing psychiatrique à l’École de gardes-malades...", 2010.

THIFAULT, M.-C., (2010) « Le nursing psychiatrique à l’École de gardes-malades de l’Hôpital Saint-Jean-de-Dieu : ‘le côté spirituel en tête du côté technique’ », Scientia canadensis, 33, 1 : 95-118. Read more