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1. Margarete Maurer is looking for Linda Birke's email address for two international workshops on gender studies / innovations and transformation with special reference to new biological technologies.  She also seeks information on any meetings  planned to be organized in Europe in the future.  Please contact her directly at [log in to unmask] http://athena.english.vt.edu/cgi-bin/netforum/ishlist/a/14--10.1.1

2. New perspectives on the relation between history and philosophy of science. Joint Meeting of the Division of History of Science and the Division of Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science, International Union of History and Philosophy of Science.  Paris, 3-5 October 2002.  Deadline June 10.  http://athena.english.vt.edu/cgi-bin/netforum/ishlist/a/14--10.2.1

3. Northwest Philosophy Conference, October 25-26, at Lewis & Clark College.  Papers are invited in all areas of philosophy for presentation and discussion.  Papers are particularly encouraged in the philosophy of biology.  Deadline August 15. http://athena.english.vt.edu/cgi-bin/netforum/ishlist/a/14--10.3.1

4. The Virtual Laboratory, a new website devoted to the experimentalization
of life, is online.  http://athena.english.vt.edu/cgi-bin/netforum/ishlist/a/14--10.4.1

5. Meeting of the International Society for the History of the Neurosciences (ISHN), Saturday, 1 June to Wednesday, 5 June 2002, University of California, Los Angeles.  http://athena.english.vt.edu/cgi-bin/netforum/ishlist/a/14--10.5.1

6. The School of Infant Mental Health in conjunction with the Child Mental
Health Centre in London, England present two conferences: EARLY SIGNS OF ALARM AND WHAT CAN BE DONE, 31st May-1st June 2002 and REACHING UNREACHABLE CHILDREN 2nd June 2002.  http://athena.english.vt.edu/cgi-bin/netforum/ishlist/a/14--10.6.1

7. University of Exeter, UK, Doctoral Studentships for the study of the meaning and social implications of contemporary genomic science. Application deadline 15 June 2002.  Contact [log in to unmask]  http://athena.english.vt.edu/cgi-bin/netforum/ishlist/a/14--10.7.1

8. Ph.D.-position in Phylogenetic Systematics / Philosophy of biology at Vxj University, Sweden.  Deadline 12 August 2002.  http://athena.english.vt.edu/cgi-bin/netforum/ishlist/a/14--10.8.1

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