Max Planck Institute for the History of Science (MPIWG)

Jan 23, 2013

Max-Planck-Institut für Wissenschaftsgeschichte
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science Image Credit: Ulrich Schwarz

Research profile:

  • Structural Changes in Systems of Knowledge
  • Ideals and Practices of Rationality
  • Experimental Systems and Spaces of Knowledge
  • Historicizing Knowledge about Human Biological Diversity in the 20th Century
  • Art and Knowledge in pre-modern Europe
  • Modern Geometry and the concept of space

Cooperation with Freie Universität Berlin:

e.g., within the Topoi Excellence Cluster, the Collaborative Research Center (SFB) 980 "Episteme in Bewegung", and the International Center for the History of Knowledge in Berlin

Further Information

Please see the MPIWG website.