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Talking to Ourselves: Self Knowledge and Self Control

Thursday, November 10, 2011 @ 2:00 PM-3:30 PM

— lecture and book signing, The Moral Psychology Handbook

Featured Speaker: John M. Doris, Ph.D., Professor, Philosophy-Neuroscience-Psychology Program and Department of Philosophy, Washington University in St. Louis; and author, along with The Moral Psychology Research Group of, The Moral Psychology Handbook

Washington University professor and philosopher, Dr. John Doris, works at the intersection of psychology and philosophical ethics in pursuit of the answers to how and why we make moral choices. What does the science say about the human psychology of moral behavior? Can the philosophical theories be empirically substantiated? How well supported are these claims? Join us for a fascinating look at Moral Psychology– a burgeoning and flourishing cross-disciplinary field of inquiry into how we are human.

To be held at:
Mid-County Library
7821 Maryland Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63105

FREE to the first 10 registrants, $9 per person thereafter. OPEN to ALL. Space is limited.

To register call 314-533-8586 or e-mail rsvp@academyofsciencestl.org

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Date:
Thursday, November 10, 2011
Time:
2:00 PM-3:30 PM
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