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The Human Sciences in the 'Age of Biology' – revitalising sociology

Martin White Professorship Inaugural Lecture

Date: Tuesday 8 March 2011 
Time: 6.30-8pm 
Venue:  Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building
Speaker: Professor Nikolas Rose
Chair: Professor Judy Wajcman

Thanks to the insights of genomics and neuroscience we now understand ourselves
in radically new ways. Is a new figure of the human, and of the social, taking shape in the 21st century?

Nikolas Rose is professor of sociology and director of BIOS at LSE.

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