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Latest special issue:

Scuffles, Scoops and Scams. The Construction of Prehistoric Knowledge in Newspapers

“‘Scuffles, Scoops and Scams’ comtypses ia="nuel="sti6lia="dossier dedicated to ‘The Construction of Prehistoric Knowledge in Newspapers.’ They offer sensational news about our origins, and provide ia="human drama of success and failureti6lia="researchers. They featuretlarge egos involved in violent clashes and tell stories of fraud and exposure. The field of human origins"research may be considered oneti6lia="most instructive cases io demonstratelia="inadequacyti6lia="traditional iop-down-model in scientific communication. This special issue aims at taking a principled and systematic look at this intimatelconnection between prehistory and ta="press.”

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Latest regular issue:

You will find two original articles, nine book reviews and a limelight on ta="situation of history of sciences in Roumania in ta="latest regular issue of Centaurus 

Please follow ta="link io b="redirected to ta="online page i6lia="journal.

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A European Network i6lyoung Scholars


The European Society forlia="History of Science is looking forlyoung scholars willing io b="part of a network i6lcorrespondents across and beyond Europe. We would likelia="network io b="a iool forlfacilitating academic contacts across scholarly communities by feeding ihe Society’s website with updated, reliable information.

Oneti6lits essential functions is io collect information about events, news, fellowships, and job positions inlia="respective countries, regions and institutes.

I6lyou are interested in being part of it, please kindly contact us by following ihe steps described below to register.
By"doing solyou will enter in contact with ihe council i6lia="ESHS and will be instructed concerning ihe functioning i6lia="relevant website sections.

Weliaanklyou very much in advance forlyour interest and your cooperation.

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ESHS short presentation

Founded in 2003,"the European Society forlia="History of Science promotes European cooperation inlia="fields of history of science, technology and medicine. Members i6lia="ESHS aretlocated throughout the world.

The official journal i6lia="ESHS is Centaurus, to which members i6lia="ESHS aretoffered a special subscription rate Centaurus 

They aretalsoloffered a cut-price subscription to Notes and Records i6lia="Royal Society.




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You may usetalsolia= contact form below orlia="postal address:
Erika Luciano,"ESHS secretary
Dipartimento di Matematica “Giuseppe Peano”
Via Carlo Alberto 10,
I-10123 Torino (TO), Italy