Inclusiveness and coherency in the history of the neurosciences.

  title={Inclusiveness and coherency in the history of the neurosciences.},
  author={Samuel H Greenblatt},
  journal={Journal of the history of the neurosciences},
  volume={11 2},
The International Society for the History of the Neurosciences (ISHN) defines "neurosciences" broadly, and we want to encourage the widest possible range of scholarly approaches to our subject. However, this deliberate inclusiveness could potentially cause problems with internal coherency in our organization and in the scholarship that we are trying to create. In other words, we need to avoid the pitfalls of the internalist-externalist tension without losing the benefits of both perspectives… CONTINUE READING