Joshua Buckholtz Comes To Harvard Law – Postponed
Posted by The Situationist Staff on March 29, 2012
Neuroscience, Psychopathology, and Crime
Postponed until fall.
Friday, March 30, 2012, 12 – 1pm
Why can’t some people stop themselves from doing things that are bad for them? Why can’t some people stop themselves from doing things that hurt others? These questions have puzzled philosophers, economists, and psychologists for centuries. Professor Joshua Buckholtz will discuss these issues in the context of his work at Harvard’s Systems Neuroscience of Psychopathology Lab, where he seeks to understand how genes and environments affect brain chemistry and function to influence variability in human self-control.
Free Chinese food!
Sponsor: Student Association for Law & Mind Sciences