The Second Workshop of the Focus Area "The Social Life of Commercial Trust: Comparative Historical Perspectives from Asia, Africa and Europe, 1600-1950", will take place at the Godrej Archives, Mumbai on 08-09 January 2020.
The workshop will revolve around : "Technologies of trust: Law, Custom and Procedure in historical and comparative perspective"
The conveners are Prof. Lakshmi Subramanian (Centre for Studies in Social Sciences) and Prof. Yannick Lemarchand (University of Nantes).
Publication of "Museum Storage and Meaning. Tales from the Crypt", edited by Mirjam Brusius and Kavita Singh, and published by Routledge.
The book grew out of the workshops sponsored by the IEARN from 2010 to 2015, as part of the focus area "Tales from the Crypt: Museum Storage and Meaning"coordinated by Mirjam Brusius (Oxford University).
Publication of "Science of giants: China and India in the twentieth century" edited by Jahnavi Phalkey and Tong Law, as the inaugural volume of the British Journal for the History of Science, BJHS Themes (2016).
The first volume of the BJHS Themes journal is the result of a four year collaboration between historians of China and India, from India, Europe, China and the United-States, as part of the focus area "History of Sciences in India and China" hosted by the IEARN from 2011 to 2015.
A new focus area has been created. Its main convenors are Lakshmi Subramaniam, The Centre for Studies in Social Sciences, Calcutta, and Yannick Lemarchand, University of Nantes.
The "Tales from the Crypt: Museum Storage and Meaning" Focus Area is seeking contributors for research papers for a forthcoming volume of publications.
Authors will be notified in June. The deadline for final papers will be October 15, 2015.
The latest workshop of the History of Science in India and China focus area took place on May 22-25, 2015, at the Centre for Contemporary Studies, Indian Institute of Science, in Bangalore.
Jahnavi Phalkey, from King’s India Institute, will be fellow of the Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin in 2013-2014. She is the convener of the focus area "History of Science in Twentieth Century China and India”.
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Tong Lam, from University of Toronto, will be fellow of the Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin in 2013-2014. He is an active participant of the focus area "History of Science in Twentieth Century China and India”.
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The Centre for Policy Research (New Delhi), together with the India China Institute (The New School, New York) announce the Third Interdisciplinary Emerging Scholars Symposium on India China Studies to be held from 8-9 November 2013 at the University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad.
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