Miguel Ángel Puig-Samper to lead new research project on “Science and the Spectacle of Nature”

Ciencia y espectáculo de la naturaleza
Viajes científicos y museos de historia natural

Miguel Ángel Puig-Samper Mulero (Professor for History of Science and Director of the CSIC Publishing Department, Madrid)

Miguel Ángel Puig-Samper Mulero (Professor for History of Science and Director of the CSIC Publishing Department, Madrid)

Coordinator: Miguel Ángel Puig-Samper Mulero
Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC), Instituto de Historia

The project underway was recently approved by the Secretary of State of Research, Development and Innovation (SEIDI), within the Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness. “Ciencia y espectáculo de la naturaleza” [Science and the spectacle of nature. Scientific travels and natural history museums] has a project duration of three years. It is part of the research framework Ciencia en un mundo global. Historia Natural, Antropología y Biología entre el viaje científico y la ciudad, coordinated by Álvaro Girón (CSIC). Continue reading

05/30-31/05/2013, Conference: “Nuevos tiempos, nuevas profesiones [New times, new professions]“, Madrid

Conference Poster

Conference Homepage

Conference Flyer with abstracts (PDF)

Conference organized by the Instituto de Historia (CCHS) of the Spanish State Agency Conesjo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC).

Time and Place

Thursday, May 30, 2013 – Friday, May 31, 2013
Sala Menéndez Pidal 0E18

Centro de Ciencias Humanas y Sociales
Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas
C/Albasanz, 26-28. Madrid 28037, Spain

05/30-31/05/2013, Conference: "Nuevos tiempos, nuevas profesiones", Madrid

05/30-31/05/2013, Conference: “Nuevos tiempos, nuevas profesiones”, Madrid

Program (in Spanish)

Thursday, May 30, 2013

9.15 Presentación

CONCEPTOS TEÓRICOS (moderación: Agustín Guimerá)

9.30 Alicia Perea: Cambio tecnológico versus cambio social Continue reading

Recent POINTS activities in Madrid, Bern and Milan

Recent POINTS activities have taken place in Madrid, Bern and Milan.

The activities result from cooperations between Ottmar Ette, Miguel Ángel Puig-Samper, Chelo Naranjo Orovio, Yvette Sánchez, and Dante Liano.

March 15, 2012, in Madrid

International Conference »Los imaginarios del miedo«, organized by the Instituto de Historia of the Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CCHS-CSIC).

Opening lecture by Ottmar Ette on “La economía del miedo”. Continue reading