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26th November 2022 - ZOOM - SPR Study Day No. 82 THE EARLY YEARS OF THE SPR AND 140 YEARS ON

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As a continuation of the celebration of our 140th anniversary, this study day will focus on further historical aspects of our founding. The five distinguished speakers will discuss both academic aspects, such as the links with philosophy, psychology and biology, and sociological aspects, including the important role of women. The day will end with a general discussion, with audience participation, and a look to the future.

From 09:45

“DOORS” OPEN

 

10:00 – 10:15

Chairman’s introduction

Prof. Bernard Carr

10:15 – 11:15

Hidden motives: The moral quest behind the founding of the SPR

Dr David Rousseau & Julie Rousseau

11:15 – 11.45

COFFEE BREAK

 

11:45 – 12:30

The ‘Problem of Myers’: William James, the early SPR, and the origins of experimental psychology

Dr Andreas Sommer

12:30 – 14:15

  LUNCH BREAK

 

14:15 – 15:00

The formidable women in the early SPR

Dr Nancy Zingrone

15:00 – 15:45

Building bridges from psychical research to biology: The work of Hans Driesch

Dr Michael Nahm

15:45 – 16:15

  TEA BREAK

 

16:15 – 17:00

General discussion

 

When
26th November, 2022 9:45 AM through  5:00 PM
Contact
Office Phone: 02079378984
Zoom Study Day Fee
Attendance
FULL DAY Non Members Full Price £25.00
FULL DAY Non members Concession £20.00
FULL DAY Members Full Price £20.00
FULL DAY Members Concession £15.00
MORNING ONLY (Dr & Mrs Rousseau, Andreas Sommer) Non Members Full Price £12.50
MORNING ONLY (Dr & Mrs Rousseau, Andreas Sommer) Non Members Concession £10.00
MORNING ONLY (Dr & Mrs Rousseau, Andreas Sommer) Members Full Price £10.00
MORNING ONLY (Dr & Mrs Rousseau, Andreas Sommer) Members Concession £7.50
AFTERNOON ONLY (Nancy Zingrone, Michael Nahm) Non Members Full Price £12.50
AFTERNOON ONLY (Nancy Zingrone, Michael Nahm) Non Members Concession £10.00
AFTERNOON ONLY (Nancy Zingrone, Michael Nahm) Members Full Price £10.00
AFTERNOON ONLY (Nancy Zingrone, Michael Nahm) Members Concession £7.50
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