Research Seminar Program – Summer Term 2012 - 2013
[Below the lectures to be held in English. For the full program, including Hebrew lectures, see the Hebrew Homepage]
Unless differently specified all lectures will take place at room 449, Gilman Building, from 18:00 to 19:30
Harry Collins (Cardiff University), Aspects of the Study of Expertise .
Lisa Gannett (Saint Mary’s University), A Local Epistemology of Group Categories in Population Genomics?
Istvan Bodnar (ELTE/CEU, Budapest), The Case of Aristotelian Celestial Mechanics
John Beatty (University of British Columbia), What does it mean to say that "history matters" causally speaking?
Commentator: Menachem Fisch (Cohn Institute)
Jennifer Robertson (University of Michigan), Transfusing Japaneseness: Blood Donation and the Limits of Jus Sanguinis
Anne Harrington (Harvard University), (Medical) Culture under the Skin: Lessons from the History of Mind-Body Medicine
Commentator: Dafna Hirsch, The Open University of Israel