Scientia Canadensis Volume 38, No. 1

Dear colleagues, We are happy to inform you that Vol 38, No.1 of Scientia Candensis has just been issued and is available on the Erudit platform. The issue is composed of three articles, one research note and twelve book reviews. Articles Catherine Carstairs, "The Environmental Critique of Water Fluoridation", pp. 1-21. [PDF] Patricia Bowley, "Farm … Continue reading Scientia Canadensis Volume 38, No. 1

ONLY 2 WEEKS LEFT FOR EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION FOR THREE SOCIETIES MEETING

ONLY 2 WEEKS LEFT FOR EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION FOR THREE SOCIETIES MEETING Register before April 15 for the Three Societies Meeting in order to take advantage of the early bird rates.  This gathering of the British Society for the History of Science, the Canadian Society for the History and Philosophy of Science and the History … Continue reading ONLY 2 WEEKS LEFT FOR EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION FOR THREE SOCIETIES MEETING

Registration for Three Societies Meeting Open

A note from the organizers of the Three Societies Meeting Register now for the Three Societies Meeting.  This gathering of the British Society for the History of Science, the Canadian Society for the History and Philosophy of Science and the History of Science Society brings together historians of science every four years for a major … Continue reading Registration for Three Societies Meeting Open

2015 Best Student Papers

Best student papers awards / Prix pour les meilleurs présentations étudiantes Greetings Colleagues / Chers collègues, We were so pleased to see many of you come out for our biennial conference held at York University from 6 to 8 November. The Programme Committee did a wonderful job of putting together some thought-provoking and interesting presentations. … Continue reading 2015 Best Student Papers

2015 Jarrell Prize / Prix Jarrell

The CSTHA is pleased to announce the first winner of the Jarrell Prize for the best article published in Scientia Canadensis. Dr. Eda Kranakis, professor of history at the University of Ottawa, received the award for her article “Peak Oil Theory in Canada’s Globe and Mail: A Case Study of the Construction of Ignorance.”   … Continue reading 2015 Jarrell Prize / Prix Jarrell

CFP – Eighth Joint Meeting of the BSHS, CSHPS, and HSS, 22-25 June 2016, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Submission deadline extended to 10 December 2015. Eighth Joint Meeting of the BSHS, CSHPS, and HSS 22-25 June 2016, University of Alberta Edmonton, Alberta, Canada The eighth joint meeting of the British Society for the History of Science, the Canadian Society for the History and Philosophy of Science, and the History of Science Society will … Continue reading CFP – Eighth Joint Meeting of the BSHS, CSHPS, and HSS, 22-25 June 2016, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Job Posting: History of Technology, University of Toronto

The Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology at the University of Toronto wishes to request that the members of the CSTHA be made aware of the following academic job announcement: The position is Assistant Professor - History of Technology, tenure stream.  The deadline for applications is September 30, 2015. The job … Continue reading Job Posting: History of Technology, University of Toronto

Scientia Canadensis v37 n1-2 online

Hello CSTHA-AHSTC members, The most recent issue of Scientia Canadensis, volume 37 number 1-2, is now available online at Erudit. Here is the official link http://www.erudit.org/revue/scientia/2014/v37/n1-2/index.html  for those with access via institutional subscriptions. We are working on providing access for individual members. Here's what you can look forward too: Mahdi Khelfaoui (Guest Editor), Introduction: Énergie … Continue reading Scientia Canadensis v37 n1-2 online

2015 Conference Call/Appel

Greetings Colleagues, I'm pleased to announce the Call for Papers for the CSTHA's 19th Biennial Conference, which is to take place this November. The theme for the conference is "Science and Technology Across Borders". Proposals are due by 30 June 2015. For further information please visit: https://cstha-ahstc.ca/conference-colloque-2015/ **Please disseminate widely** Warm regards, Dorotea ********************************** Je … Continue reading 2015 Conference Call/Appel

Call for Applications: CSTHA-AHSTC Editor-Redacteur Scientia Canadensis

La version française apparaît ci-dessous Call for Applications - Editor, Scientia Canadensis Deadline: 31 July 2014. (Download Call for Applications Editor-Redacteur Scientia Canadensis.doc) The Canadian Science and Technology Historical Association / Association pour l’histoire de la science et de la technologie seeks applicants for the position of Editor-in-Chief of the journal Scientia Canadensis beginning with … Continue reading Call for Applications: CSTHA-AHSTC Editor-Redacteur Scientia Canadensis