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17:00 - 18:00 25 April 2018

Biosocial research: some challenges from a sociological perspective

Location

Galton LT | 1-19 Torrington Place
London | WC1E 6BT | United Kingdom

Open to: Alumni | Public | Academic | Student
Admission: Free
Ticketing: Pre-booking essential

Speaker information

Professor Tarani Chandola, University of Manchester

Guest speaker seminar series academic year: 2017-2018

The talk will address some of the criticisms of biosocial research from Sociology, reflecting on concerns related to eugenics, reductionism, determinism and paternalism. It will also try to respond to some of these challenges and suggest ways in which advances in biosocial research could address social science questions.


Contact

Floriana Bortolotti
+44 (0) 20 3108 6286 | f.bortolotti@ucl.ac.uk


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