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How Psychotropic Substances Transformed the World: Harvesting, Producing and Consuming LSD, Psilocybin and Mescaline

English title How Psychotropic Substances Transformed the World: Harvesting, Producing and Consuming LSD, Psilocybin and Mescaline
Applicant Steinke Hubert
Number 180330
Funding scheme Scientific Exchanges
Research institution Institut für Medizingeschichte Universität Bern
Institution of higher education University of Berne - BE
Main discipline General history (without pre-and early history)
Start/End 01.03.2018 - 31.05.2018
Approved amount 8'500.00
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All Disciplines (6)

Discipline
General history (without pre-and early history)
Sociology
Communication sciences
Philosophy
Psychology
Ethnology

Keywords (11)

History of pharmacy; History of plant cultivation; History of biotechnology; ergot; Albert Hofmann; Business history (Sandoz / Novartis); History of medicine; LSD; Psilocybin; Meskaline; History of Knowledge

Responsible applicant and co-applicants

Publications

Publication
LSD auf dem Land. Produktion und kollektive Wirkung psychotroper Stoffe
BächiBeat (2020), LSD auf dem Land. Produktion und kollektive Wirkung psychotroper Stoffe, Konstanz University Press, Konstanz.

Collaboration

Group / person Country
Types of collaboration
Milana Aronov (STS Lab, Université de Lausanne) Switzerland (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
Mike Jay (London / UK) Great Britain and Northern Ireland (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
Vincent Verroust (EHESS / Centre Alexandre Koyré, Paris) France (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
Magaly Tornay (Universität Zürich) Switzerland (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
Jelena Martinovic (University College London, Institute of Advanced Studies, London / UK & Institute Great Britain and Northern Ireland (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
Alexis Turner (M.A., Harvard University, Department of the History of Science / USA) United States of America (North America)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
Nicholas Langlitz (Prof. Dr. New School for Social Research, New York / USA) United States of America (North America)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
Ivo Gurschler (Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Wien, Austria) Austria (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication

Communication with the public

Communication Title Media Place Year
Media relations: print media, online media Flashback auf die LSD-Geschichte. Nicht nur eine Hippie-Droge Blick German-speaking Switzerland 2018
Media relations: print media, online media LSD: Nicht nur eine Hippie-Droge higgs German-speaking Switzerland 2018

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