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Roberta L. Millstein
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1. Important notice: Hotel reservations for the upcoming conference in Vienna (July 16-20, 2003) must be made by the end of March.  See the ISHPSSB website at http://www.phil.vt.edu/ISHPSSB/ for details.

2. Cecily C. Selby seeks information regarding the source of the following quotation from the writings of Michael Polanyi:  "Science is an interrogation of nature, but nature can only respond in the way the question is asked."  She can be contacted at [log in to unmask]

3. Upcoming conference: "Reconciling Holism and Reductionism," 14-17 May 2003.  Conference Hotel De Werelt, Lunteren, Netherlands.  Deadline for registration: 15 April 2003. http://athena.english.vt.edu/cgi-bin/netforum/ishlist/a/14--22.2.1

4. 2nd Annual William D. Hamilton Memorial Lecture: "The Blank Slate," by Stephen Pinker, Ph.D., 7 p.m., Wednesday, April 23, 2003, Westbrook College Campus, University of New England, Portland, Maine.  http://athena.english.vt.edu/cgi-bin/netforum/ishlist/a/14--22.3.1

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