Events

LEVYNA Conference – October 2012

LEVYNA Conference – October 2012

October 25th to 27th, 2012 – The first LEVYNA Conference, “Homo Experimentalis: Experimental Approaches in the Study of Religion”, was held in Brno, Czech Republic.

The Cognitive Science of Morality Lecture Series 2011/12

The Cognitive Science of Morality Lecture Series 2011/12

There is a near universal interest in morality that has sparked thought-provoking inquiry for thousands of years. Much of that inquiry proceeded without the benefit of modern cognitive science, but that is now changing.  And the change promises to shed new light on morality, particularly its practices, development, and the psychology behind ethical thought.  In […]

The Emerging Science of Culture Lecture Series 2010/11

The Emerging Science of Culture Lecture Series 2010/11

September 13th, 2010 Robert Boyd UCLA “How Culture Transformed Human Evolution.” Humans are a paradoxical species. On the one hand we are exceptionally good at adapting. Humans occupy a wider ecological and geographic range than any other species using a much greater range of subsistence strategies and social organizations. On the other hand, much of […]