Ethics, Moral Education, and Society

  • Founded
    1983
  • Seminar Number
    585

This seminar, made up of theoreticians, researchers, and educators, examines the themes of ethics, moral education, and society in a genuinely interdisciplinary fashion, covering such topics as moral motivation, moral development, moral education, and moral theory. Membership is drawn from the fields of psychology, philosophy, sociology, education, political theory, and religion. The seminar provides a meeting ground for communication and support unique to the New York metropolitan region.


Chair
Dr. Michael Schulman
mdschlmn41@yahoo.com

Rapporteur
Rebecca Martin
Columbia University, Psychology
rem2178@columbia.edu


Meeting dates and locations are subject to change. Please confirm details with the seminar rapporteur.

Welcome

Meetings

10/06/2014 Gottesman Library, Teachers College, 525 West 120th Street, Seminar Room 305, Russell Hall
7:00 PM
The Discriminating Infant: Early Social Judgments and the Roots of Good and Evil
Karen Wynn, Yale University, Dept. of Psychology
Abstract




11/10/2014 Gottesman Library, Teachers College, 525 West 120th Street, Seminar Room 305, Russell Hall
7:00 PM
Philosophy and Public Education: A Community Outreach Program with Court-Involved Youth
Max Hayward, Columbia University, Dept of Philosophy
Abstract




12/08/2014 Gottesman Library, Teachers College, 525 West 120th Street, Seminar Room 305, Russell Hall
7:00 PM
The Other Side of Sadness: What the New Science of Bereavement Tells Us About Life After Loss
George Bonanno, Columbia University, Teachers College
Abstract




01/26/2015 Gottesman Library, Teachers College, 525 West 120th Street, Seminar Room 305, Russell Hall
7:00 PM
TBD
Marc Brackett, Yale University, Center for Emotional Intelligence




03/02/2015 Gottesman Library, Teachers College, 525 West 120th Street, Seminar Room 305, Russell Hall
2:00 PM
TBD
TBD,




04/13/2015 Gottesman Library, Teachers College, 525 West 120th Street, Seminar Room 305, Russell Hall
7:00 PM
TBD
TBD,




05/04/2015 Gottesman Library, Teachers College, 525 West 120th Street, Seminar Room 305, Russell Hall
7:00 PM
TBD
TBD,