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Jay Malone, Executive Director of the History of Science Society, speaks to Mississippi State History

July 19, 2017

Malone, Executive Director of the History of Science Society, discusses "Science in Old Mississippi: Bringing Science and Humanity to the People." View it at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4UFC6NRmEwY

Jessica Wang, "Medical Therapeutics, Political Culture, and Global Imperialism: Rabies Remedies in 19th Century America" --CHASES Lecture

July 11, 2017

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b8bOSS3B9sk&t=250s Jessica Wang, "Medical Therapeutics, Political Culture, and Global Imperialism: Rabies Remedies in 19th Century America" --CHASES LectureWang is Associate Professor, University of British Columbia. She is the author of American Science in an Age of AnxietyScientists, Anticommunism, and the Cold War. She has just completed a book length manuscript, "Mad Dogs and Other New Yorkers: Rabies, Medicine, and Society in an American Metropolis, 1840-1920."

CHASES Welcomed Katherine Jellison

June 26, 2017

Jellison, professor of history at Ohio University, previews her Presidential Address for the Agricultural History Society. Her talk is entitled "Get Your Farm in the Fight. Farm Masculinity in World War II."You can see it at   https://www.youtube.com/edit?o=U&video_id=J-cA1veab4E  

Cheiron, the International Society for the History of the Social and Behavioral Sciences, met at Mississippi State June 22-25

June 21, 2017

The Conference Program Was as Follows: Cheiron: International Society for the History of the Behavioral and Social Sciences49th Annual MeetingMississippi State University (Starkville, MS)June 22-25, 2017Local Hosts:   Courtney Thompson, assisted by Alexandra Hui and Alan MarcusMississippi State UniversityProgram Chair:  Jacy L. YoungThursday June 221:00-2:30 Paper Session: Mental Health and Adjustment (Mitchell Memorial Library Auditorium)  Chair: Nancy DigdonJennifer BazarClaimed by the War: The Loss of New York’s Psychopathic LaboratoryAlan C.

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