22 Mar 2007All dayCRASSH

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Tracing the Mirage of a Space between Nature and Nurture
Evelyn Fox Keller

Lecture: 22 March 2007, 5.00 for 5.15pm
Workshop: 23 March 2007, 12.00 – 2.30pm
Both at CRASSH, 17 Mill Lane, Cambridge

 

Evelyn Fox Keller is Professor of the History and Philosophy of Science at MIT.

Lecture

 Respondent: Dr Tim Lewens, History and Philosophy of Science
This lecture is free, but please indicate your intention to attend by emailing 

Respondent: Dr Tim Lewens, History and Philosophy of ScienceThis lecture is free, but please indicate your intention to attend by emailing 

Workshop 

Abstract: An attempt to trace the history of the configuration of nature and nurture as distinguishable causes of development, the idea that they could be separated, that one could, as Francis Galton proposed, “separate under two distinct heads the innumerable elements of which personality is composed.”

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