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2015

Citizen Science and Crowdsourced Data and Evidence Network University of Edinburgh

10 Nov 2015
Dear All, We are delighted to invite you for an exciting afternoon of Citizen Science and Crowdsourcing events at the National Museum of Scotland!
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Citizen Science and Crowdsourced Data and Evidence Network, University of Edinburgh

05 Nov 2015
We are very pleased to invite you to the next seminar, organised by our network and STIS, "Citizen Science and Scientific Citizenship", with Professor Alan Irwin from the Copenhagen Business School (CBS) and Eugenia Rodrigues, STIS and CSCS network
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Social Studies of Biomedicine

19 Aug 2015
SKAPE Associate Director Dr Martyn Pickersgill has begun work on his new Wellcome Trust University Award project, 'Beyond Diagnosis? Novelty, Need and the Normative in Twenty-First Century Psychiatry'.
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The Herbert Gottweis Prize to SKAPE staff

14 Jun 2015
Sotiria Grek's article 'OECD as a site of coproduction: European education governance and the new politics of 'policy mobilization'' is the winner of the Herbert Gottweis Prize for an article published in CPS Volume 8 (2014).
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SKAPE-net lecture by Prof Mark Brown on 18th June 2015

24 May 2015
Prof Mark Brown from California State University's Department of Government will be giving a SKAPE-net keynote lecture on 'Climate Change and the Politicization of Science'.
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New Article in Social Science & Medicine

16 Mar 2015
An article by Fadhila Mazanderani and Sara Paparini has recently been published in Social Science & Medicine.
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Pickersgill on Biomedicine & Social Policy

10 Feb 2015
SKAPE Associate Director, Dr Martyn Pickersgill, has been invited by Professor Margaret Lock and Dr Tobias Rees at the Department for Social Studies of Medicine, McGill University.
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Just published: 'Knowing New Biotechnologies'

10 Feb 2015
A new edited collection has just been published by Mathias Wienroth and Eugenia Rodrigues on 'Knowing New Biotechnologies: Social Aspects of Technological Convergence' (Routledge 2015)
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Rodrigues on 'The Brave New World of Citizen Science'

10 Feb 2015
Eugenia Rodrigues is organising a panel and giving a paper presentation at the Citizen Science Association Conference (11-12 February 2015) in San Jose, California: http://citizenscienceassociation.org/conference/
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Prof Brian Wynne's lecture in Edinburgh

10 Feb 2015
Professor Brian Wynne will be giving a SKAPE-Net lecture on 'When Science Forgets Itself, in Public: The Pre-History of the 1986 Post-Chernobyl Scientific Error Over Radio-Caesium Contamination of Sheep.' Time: 16:30-18:00 in the Business School, LT3. The talk will be followed by a drinks reception.
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