Collaborative Research Unit

Sarton Centre for History of Science

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Research disciplines
  • Humanities
    • Cultural history
    • History of ideas
The Sarton Centre for History of Science (SARTON) is an interdisciplinary research centre, founded in 2003, exploring the history of knowledge acquisition, circulation and foundation. It is made up of researchers across many different departments and faculties at Ghent University. The research projects of its members span several centuries, regions and cultures, as well as disciplines and fields.