Browse/search for people

Dr Geoffrey Blumenthal

Dr Geoffrey Blumenthal

Dr Geoffrey Blumenthal

Research Associate

Cotham House,
Cotham Hill, Bristol BS6 6JL
(See a map)

Summary

Biography

I am a Research Associate in the Department of Philosophy, having obtained my MA in 2011, MPhil in 2012 and PhD in 2016. 

I am the winner of the Prize for the Best Doctoral Research Thesis 2016/17 for the Faculty of Arts, University of Bristol. 

I am the organiser for the International Society for the Philosophy of Chemistry Annual Conference 2018.

In addition to my publications, my forthcoming publications include "Some late phlogiston theories, the debates on theory choice in Germany 1787-1798 and implications concerning pluralities and pluralisms in chemistry", which will be included in the collected volume "Chemistry: Philosophical Investigations. Proceedings of the ISPC Paris Conference", edited by Jean-Pierre Llored.

 

Keywords

  • the history and philosophy of chemistry 1650-1850
  • large-scale changes in science
  • scientific epistemology
  • Copernicus

Memberships

Organisations

Department of Philosophy

Honorary staff

Recent publications

View complete publications list in the University of Bristol publications system

Edit this profile If you are Dr Geoffrey Blumenthal, you can edit this page. Login required.

PDF versionDownload PDF