View of Santangelo. Photo courtesy of Flickr user Chiara Marra.

View of Santangelo. Photo courtesy of Flickr user Chiara Marra.

Ischia, Naples, June 19 – 28, 1988

The Measure of Life: Quantity and Quality in Biological Explanation

The working languages of the course will be English, French and Italian. Detailed summaries in English or French will be available. Four major lectures will be delivered each day and ample time will be given over to discussions.

Registration fee: US $500.00, which includes accommodation and full board.

Director of the School: M.D. Grmek, E.P.H.E., Sorbonne, Paris. Director of the Course: Alistair C. Crombie, Trinity College, Oxford. Director of the Naples Zoological Station: Antonio Miralto. Scientific Secretary: Bernardino Fantini, Naples Zoological Station / University of Rome. Organizing Secretariat: Gioacchino De Vivo and Jean Ann Gilder, Naples Zoological Station.

Applications, together with a detailed curriculum vitae, should be sent to: Jean Ann Gilder, History of Science Unit, Stazione Zoologica, Villa Comunale, 80121 Naples, Italy.

of the Life Sciences scan: Announcement of 6th Ischia Summer School

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The summer school is funded by the Wellcome Trust, the National Science Foundation, and the journal History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences.

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