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Helen R. Verran

Visiting Scholar (Jun 2017)

PhD, Adjunct Professor, Charles Darwin University.

Helen Verran has a background in history and philosophy of science. Postcolonial approaches to reveal the historical and political situatedness of all epistemic practice have been her focus since the late 1980s beginning in Nigeria and continuing in Australian Aboriginal contexts. Her book Science and an African Logic (University of Chicago Press, 2001) won the 2003 Ludwig Fleck Prize.