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Monthly Archive for August, 2017

About the Author: Emily Dumler-Winckler is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Developing Virtues in the Practice of Science project. She specializes in moral theology, with a particular interest in virtue, moral psychology, aesthetics, ascetic practices, politics, and social change in the modern era. Ralph Waldo Emerson declared in his Divinity School Address (1838) that it […]

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About the Author: Adam Willows is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Human Distinctiveness Project. He is a theologian who specializes in philosophical theology, with particular interests in normative ethics, virtue, free will theory, and philosophy of religion. Dr. Marc Kissel and I have recently finished teaching a course entitled Violence and Virtues, an exploration of human nature from both […]

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About the Author: Marcus Baynes-Rock is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Human Distinctiveness project. He is an Australian anthropologist whose academic interests lie in the relationships between humans and large carnivores, including these relationships throughout evolutionary history. In Kuringai National Park, just north of Sydney, there’s a site where Aboriginal people have made engravings into the exposed […]

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About the Author: Timothy Reilly is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Developing Virtues in the Practice of Science Project. He is a developmental psychologist whose work draws from a variety of approaches, including positive psychology, moral development, sociocultural theory, and action theories of development. When we think of creativity, we often think of grand new ideas and technologies: Einstein’s theories […]

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