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Twentieth Century Think Tank

The Twentieth Century Think Tank offers broad coverage of 20th- and 21st-century topics in the history, philosophy and sociology of science, technology and medicine. The regular programme of papers and discussions takes place on Thursdays over lunch.

Think Tank meetings are held on Thursdays, 1–2pm in Seminar Room 2. All welcome!

Organised by Mary Brazelton, Joseph Martin and Richard Staley.

Easter Term 2019

Show abstracts

9 May Ulrika Björkstén (Clare Hall; Sveriges Radio)
How wide and how tall? Genome Wide Association Studies in debate, from height to educational attainment and back
16 May (1.00–2.30pm) Jenny Bangham (HPS, Cambridge), Marta Halina (HPS, Cambridge) and Ernesto Schwartz Marin (University of Exeter)
Thinking/researching/teaching race, genetics and intelligence in HPS and STS