European Association for the Study of Science and Technology (External organisation)

Assaf Givati (Chair)

Activity: Membership typesMembership of network or group

Description of Activity

Original Adopted in Budapest, 1994. Amended by the EASST General Meeting in Bielefeld, October 1996. Further amended by the EASST General Meeting in Trento in September 2010.

1. EASST is the abbreviated name of the European Association for the Study of Science and Technology.

2. The aim of EASST is to foster within Europe the scholarly study of science and technology including their historical development and their role in society. More specific aims include improving scholarly communication and exchange in the field, increasing the visibility of the subject to policy-makers and to the general public, and stimulating and supporting teaching on the subject at all levels.

3. The activities of EASST include thematic and general meetings, organised visits and exchanges, the publication of newsletters, and any other means towards the above aims.

Period1 Apr 20161 Apr 2019
Held atEuropean Association for the Study of Science and Technology , Netherlands
Degree of RecognitionInternational

Keywords

  • sociology
  • science
  • technology