Open SHOT Session "Re-inventing the human scale: Science, Technology and Global Crisis"
Dear Colleagues, We invite contributors to an open session for the SHOT Annual Meeting, 22-26 June 2016 in Singapore. To propose a paper for the panel below, please send an abstract and CV (according to SHOT’s submission requirements) to firstname.lastname@example.org until Dec 10, 2015. For more information on the upcoming SHOT meeting see: http://www. historyoftechnology.org/call_ for_papers/index.html Best wishes Matthias Re-inventing the human scale: Science, Technology and Global Crisis Organizer: Matthias Heymann, Dania Achermann, Centre for Science Studies, Aarhus University Many crisis phenomena, such as global technological risks or economic threats, global environmental and climate change, global competition about resources etc., have shaped political and scientific discourse in the postwar era. But although they have challenged local life these global crisis phenomena did not easily translate into local response and actio