Nominations for Book Award (history of neuroscience, broadly construed)

Delia Gavrus's picture
February 5, 2018 to February 20, 2018
Subject Fields: 
History of Science, Medicine, and Technology

The International Society for the History of the Neurosciences ( is accepting nominations for a Book Award for a monograph on any topic in the history of the mind and brain sciences. Please send nominations to Delia Gavrus - - by Feb. 15th. The guidelines for this award are as follows:

  • Monographs as well as multi-authored books may be nominated. Edited books will be excluded from the competition.
  • There is no restriction on the language of the publication.
  • The book should have appeared in a time period, no longer than 3 years before the year of the award.  For the 2018 awardbooks published between January 2015 and December 2017, inclusive, are eligible
  • Candidates do not necessarily have to be members of the ISHN.
  • Nominations may come from anybody; self-nominations are allowed.

Nominations will consist of (1) a complete citation of the nominated book and (2) a brief (no longer than one page) statement about the book's significance.

With thanks,
Delia Gavrus (Chair, Awards Committee)
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Delia Gavrus

University of Winnipeg

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