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Prof. Dawn Digrius named Series Editor for New Book Series, History and Philosophy of Biology

Prof. Dawn M. Digrius (Assistant Professor, History) has been named Series Editor for the new book series, History and Philosophy of Biology, for Pickering and Chatto Publishers, LTD. Digrius, a historian of science, will oversee the history of biology side of the series.

The first book in the series, Romantic Biology, 1890-1945, will be published in October, 2013.

From their website:

This series brings together insights from historians and philosophers to shed light on significant developments and issues in the life sciences. It includes all aspects of the biological sciences as well as philosophical studies from both the analytic and continental traditions.

The scope of the series will include studies relating to evolutionary theory, environmental sciences, systems biology, biotechnology, bioethics, race and sex.