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CFP: HSS 2015 Panel: Nothing else matters? Describing, Classifying and Transforming Natural Substances in Ancient Sciences

CFP/ Panel seeking participants:

 History of Science Society Annual Meeting, November 19-22, 2015, San Francisco

 

Nothing else matters? – Describing, Classifying and Transforming Natural Substances in Ancient Sciences

 

CFP: Panel of History of Meteorology at HSS 2015

I am attempting to assemble a panel on the history of meteorology for the History of Science Society annual meeting (Nov 2015 in San Francisco).

My paper focuses on weather and health in nineteenth century America, reevaluating the ways in which medical geography influenced the settlement and development of the Midwest, especially as it relates to malaria control. I am new to the field and come from a history of medicine approach, but hope to organize a diverse panel on various aspects of the history of meteorology, especially those outside the history of medicine.

American Association for the History of Medicine Panel: Reproductive Rights after Grisworld

REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS AFTER GRISWOLD: A FIFTY YEAR RETROSPECTIVE:  THE SUPREME COURT CASE THAT ACKNOWLEDGED A ZONE OF PRIVACY

Thursday, April 30, 2015   5-7 p.m.

NEW HAVEN OMNI  - OMNI BALLROOM

OPEN AND FREE TO THE PUBLIC

After Ypres - CfP FoHCS-CHMC joint session for HSS San Francisco

Dear Colleagues

The Forum for the History of Chemical Sciences (FoHCS) and the Commission
for the History of Modern Chemistry (CHMC) are setting up a panel After
Ypres:  the integration of science into war for the next HSS meeting in San
Francisco, November 2015. We invite proposals for papers on the topic
outlined below.  

Should you be interested, please contact the organizers as soon as possible,
but no later than March 28, with a title and an abstract of 250 words.

With best regards,

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