February HPS&ST Note

The February HPS&ST Note is on the web here.

CONTENTS

  • Introduction
  • International Congress on the History of Science in Education, May 30 – June 1, 2019, Vila Real, Portugal
  • 15th International History, Philosophy and Science Teaching Group (IHPST) Biennial Conference, Thessaloniki, July 15-19, 2019.  (Feb. 20th  due date)
  • IHPST Elections: Call for Nominations (Feb.15th due date)
  • Royal Society Notes and Records Early Career Essay Award
  • Philosophy of Science with Children
  • Opinion Page: Between Scientism and Relativism: Epistemic Competence as an Important Aim in Science and Philosophy Education, Bettina Bussmann & Mario Kötter
  • PhD Theses in HPS&ST Domain
  • Recent HPS&ST Research Articles
  • Recent HPS&ST Related Books
  • Coming HPS&ST Related Conferences

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