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The School of Epistemics, 1968-1975

 Sub-Series
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/M1/1/1

Scope and Contents

  1. minutes, agendas and correspondence of the steering committee (1973-1975)
  2. records relating to the Interdisciplinary Theoretical Science Group (1970)
  3. records relating to the Mathematics Unit (1968-1971)

Dates

  • 1968-1975

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Physical Description

3 files None which affect the use of this material

Conditions Governing Access

Access restrictions/conditions may apply.
These archives are currently awaiting relabelling. Until this work is done, access should be arranged directly via the Deputy University Archivist, Grant Buttars.

Biographical / Historical

Created in 1969, the School of Epistemics was part of the Faculty of Science and had the aim of bringing those together who had 'a common concern with the nature of knowledge and understanding and the means whereby knowledge and understanding may be achieved'. In 1985 it achived the status of being a department within the Faculty of Science and was renamed the Centre for Cognitive Science (CCS).

Extent

From the Sub-subfonds: 8 metres

Physical Description

3 files None which affect the use of this material

Archivist's Note

Grant Buttars 08 March 2002

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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