Tanner Lectures on Human Values

Date
Oct 17, 2012, 4:30 pm6:30 pm
Location
101 Friend Center
Event Description

"Human Values in the Very Long Run: The Last 20,000 Years and the Next 100"

Lecture One – "Each Age Gets the Thought It Needs: Why Hierarchy and Violence are Sometimes Good"
Wednesday, October 17, 2012
4:30p.m. to 6:30p.m.
Friend Center, Room 101
Commentators: Christine Korsgaard and Richard Seaford

Lecture Two – "The Evolution of Values: Biology, Culture, and the Shape of Things to Come"
Thursday, October 18, 2012
4:30p.m. to 6:30p.m.
Friend Center, Room 101
Commentators: Margaret Atwood and Jonathan Spence

A reception will follow each lecture.

Sponsored by the University Center for Human Values, the Department of Classics, and the Department of History

For more information on the Tanner Lectures on Human Values or other UCHV events, please visit our calendar at http://uchv.princeton.edu.

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