2010 Law and Mind Sciences Conference
Posted by The Situationist Staff on April 14, 2010
The 2010 Conference on Law and Mind Sciences
When: Thursday, April 15, 2010, at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Harvard Law School, Austin Hall, West Classroom
Free and Open to the Public
This panel discussion will examine how developments in evolutionary biology and the mind sciences should inform law, philosophy, and economics, focusing on subjects such as punishment, responsibility, racism, addiction, and cooperation. Participants will include:
- I. Glenn Cohen
- Joshua Greene
- William Fitzpatrick
- Adina Roskies
- Walter Sinnott-Armstrong
- Thomas Scanlon
Co-sponsored by The Project on Law and Mind Sciences at Harvard Law School, The Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics at Harvard Law School, the Gruter Institute, the Harvard Program on Ethics and Health, and the MacArthur Law and Neuroscience Project.
More specifics regarding participants, materials, and the conference agenda can be found here.