Research Group Health-, welfare and history of science

The human and its environment: Program

The program and abstracts for the Fifth Norwegian Conference on the History of Science is ready. The conference will take place at the University of Bergen, January 24-25, 2013.

Keynote speakers will be Dr. Roger Smith (Moscow) and Dr. Sverker Sörlin (Stockholm). The titles for their lectures will be “Why the history of ’the human sciences’?” and “Why the environmental sciences? Reflections on the history of environment and science in times of global change.”

There will also be sessions on the environment, the field, mathematics, Russia, the ocean, nature and the law, and history and politics. The conference language will be English.

The program can be downloaded from the column to the right (PDF).

For registration, please contact svein.skalevag@ahkr.uib.no.