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Program of "Geographies of Science"

Wednesday, June 27
Thursday, June 28
Friday, June 29
Saturday, June 30


Wednesday, June 27, 2007

Introduction: Welcome Address and Introduction into the Symposium
Peter Meusburger (Geography), University of Heidelberg (Germany)

 

Session 1: Settings and Debates
Chair: David Demeritt (Geography), King´s College London (GB)

 

Landscapes of Knowledge
David Livingstone (Geography), Queen’s University Belfast (Northern Ireland)

Discussion

Coffee break

General discussion (Session 1)

Closure of session 1

 

Thursday, June 28, 2007

Session 2: Geographies of Science
Chair: David Livingstone (Geography), Queen’s University Belfast (Northern Ireland)

 

Global Knowledge?
Nico Stehr (Sociology), Zeppelin University Friedrichshafen (Germany)

Discussion

Outer Space of Science: Reagentizing the Process of Knowledge Production in Developing Areas
Wesley Shrum (Sociology), Louisiana State University (USA)

Discussion

Coffee break

 

Session 3: Knowledge Production and Academic Disciplines
Chair: Nico Stehr (Sociology), Zeppelin University Friedrichshafen (Germany)

 

The Genesis and Future Relevance of the Disciplinary Structure of Science
Rudolf Stichweh (Sociology), University of Luzern (Switzerland)

Discussion

Geographies of Knowledge Production in Different Academic Fields
Heike Jöns (Geography), Loughborough (GB)

Discussion

General discussion (Session 2 & 3)

Closure of session 3


Friday, June 29, 2007

Session 4: Networks of science I
Chair: Michael Bravo (Geography), University of Cambridge (GB)

Metaphors in Science Communication
Wolf-Andreas Liebert (Linguistics), University of Koblenz-Landau (Germany)

Discussion

Coffee break

Science, Policy and Public Participation: Reflections on the Whys, Whats, and Wheres
David Demeritt (Geography), King´s College London (GB)

Discussion

General discussion (Session 4)

Lunch

 

Session 5: Networks of Science II
Chair: Heike Jöns (Geography), University of Loughborough (GB)

 

Building new `peer communities´? NGO Networking and Environmental Science
Sally Eden (Geography), University of Hull (GB)

Discussion

Coffee break

New Smartness and the Making of Geographies of Knowledge at the World´s Fair: Morocco´s Participation at Expo 2000 in Hannover
Alexa Färber (Anthropology), University of Berlin (Germany)

Discussion

General discussion (Session 5)

Closure of Session 5


Saturday, June 30, 2007

Session 6: Experiments and the Field
Chair: Richard Powell (Geography), University of Liverpool (GB)

 

What is a Geography of Trust in Scientific Field Practice?
Michael Bravo (Geography), University of Cambridge (GB)

Discussion

Coffee break

Mapping the American Way: Geographical Knowledge and the Development of the United States, 1890-1950
Alex Checkovich (History and Sociology of Science), University of Virginia (USA)

Discussion

Testing Times: Experimental Policies in an Age of Emergency
Alexander Vasudevan (Geography), University of Nottingham (GB)

Discussion

General discussion (Session 6)

Lunch

Final discussion: Perspectives of Future Research into to the Geographies of Science

End of the symposium
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