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The State of the Art in Moral Psychology

An afternoon of presentations by the Moral Psychology Research Group



Rogers Chapel, Tulane University


1:00 PM
“Action, Outcome and Value: A Dual-system Framework for Moral Judgment”
Fiery Cushman, Assistant Professor of Psychology, Harvard University

2:00 PM
“Intervention and Agency”
Adina Roskies, Associate Professor of Philosophy, Dartmouth College

3:00 PM
“Making Up People and Explaining Yourself”
Ron Mallon, Director, Philosophy-Neuroscience-Psychology Program and
Associate Professor of Philosophy, Washington University in St. Louis

4:00 PM
“Death and the Self”
Shaun Nichols, Professor of Philosophy, University of Arizona

5:00 PM

Founded by a group of philosophers and cognitive scientists in April 2003, the Moral Psychology Research Group fosters collaborative interdisciplinary research on human mentation and morality. Their collaboratively authored volume, The Moral Psychology Handbook, appeared with Oxford University Press in June 2010

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