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The New Science: Emerging Viewpoints in the Early Modern Era
Claremont, CA, March 2001


Claremont Early Modern Studies Graduate Symposium

March 17 - 18, 2001

The New Science: Emerging Viewpoints in the Early Modern Era


Call for Papers:  Graduate students are invited to submit one page
abstracts for papers of 20-minute reading length on any topic related to
science in the Early Modern Era (1450-1750). We welcome submissions from
students in the humanities and related disciplines.  Proposals for
complete panels will also be considered.  Suggested topics include, but
are not limited to:

 Ethnography
 Cartography
 Civil Law (as opposed to common law)
 Economics (market exchange, notions of credit in national and
   international trade)
 Architecture and engineering.
 Landscape architecture
 Horticulture
 Estate planning
 Mathematics
 Alchemy (Magic, astrology)
 Music, fine arts
 Astronomy
 Navigation
 methodology in science
 intersecting science and religion

Submissions should be postmarked or sent via email or fax by November 7,
2000 to:

 Claremont Graduate University
 Humanities Center
 Attn: Early Modern Studies Group
 740 N. College Avenue
 Claremont, CA  91711-6163
 USA

 Phone: +1-(909) 621-8612
 Fax:   +1-(909) 607-1221
 Email: Howard.Fitzgerald@cgu.edu