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Dr Roger Smith

Formerly at Lancaster University

Research Interests


2011     Associate, Institute of Philosophy of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia
2011     Fellow, Institute for Advanced Studies, University of Warwick, UK
2008     Fellow, Institute for Advanced Studies, University of Durham, UK
2005     Associate, Institute of Psychology of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia
2004     Professeur invité, Institut universitaire romand d’histoire de la médecine et de la santé, Lausanne, Switzerland

1998    Emeritus Reader in the History of Science, Lancaster University, UK

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Additional Information


2013: Free Will and the Human Sciences in Britain, 1870-1910. London: Pickering & Chatto

2013: Between Mind and Nature: A History of Psychology. London: Reaktion Books

2007: Being Human: Historical Knowledge and the Creation of Human Nature. Manchester: Manchester University Press, and New York: Columbia University Press, 2007

1997:The Fontana History of the Human Sciences. London: Fontana.  Also published in 1997 as The Norton History of the Human Sciences, New York: W. W. Norton

1992: Inhibition: History and Meaning in the Sciences of Mind and Brain. Berkeley: University of California Press, and London: Free Association Books.

1989: Editor, with Brian Wynne, Expert Evidence: Interpreting Science in the Law. London: Routledge.

1981:Trial by Medicine: Insanity and Responsibility in Victorian Trials. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.

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