International Society for the History of the Neurosciences (ISHN)
 


ISHN Award for Outstanding Book in the History of the Neurosciences

In order to promote and recognize outstanding and original scholarship, the International Society for the History of the Neurosciences (ISHN) will award a biennial prize to the author or authors of an exceptional book in the history of the neurosciences. This prize will be awarded at ISHN annual meetings held in even-numbered years.

General Rules:

  • Monographs as well as multi-authored books may be nominated. Edited books will be excluded from the competition.
  • There is no restriction on the language of the publication.
  • The book should have appeared in a time period, no longer than 3 years before the year of the award. For the 2018 award, books published between January 2015 and December 2017, inclusive, are eligible.
  • Candidates do not necessarily have to be members of the ISHN.
  • Nominations may come from anybody; self-nominations are allowed.

Nominations will consist of (1) a complete citation of the nominated book and (2) a brief (no longer than one page) statement about the book's significance and importance. Entries should be sent to the Chair of the ISHN Awards and Prizes Committee:

Delia Gavrus, PhD
Department of History
University of Winnipeg
515 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 2E9 Canada
Email: d.gavrus AT uwinnipeg.ca

Nominations must be received no later than March 1, 2018.

For further information about the Book Prize or the ISHN, please contact Dr. Gavrus.


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Last modified: 10 August 2017