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From knowledge to wisdom : science and the good life / [edited by Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences editorial staff].

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Hoboken, NJ : Published on behalf of the New York Academy of Sciences by Wiley Subscription Services, 2016.
Description:
121 pages ; 26 cm
Series:
  • Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences ; v. 1384. [More in this series]
  • Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 0077-8923 ; v. 1384
Summary note:
"This Annals issue presents papers from a three-part series, in collaboration with the Nour Foundation, on the science of happiness, morality, and wisdom"--Publisher's description.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents:
From knowledge to wisdom: science and the good life / Richard Rass -- From knowledge to wisdom: science and the good life / Steve Paulson -- A new science of happiness : the paradox of pleasure / Steve Paulson, Kim K. Azzarelli, Darrin M. McMahon and Barry Schwartz -- Rethinking happiness : using your power for purpose / Kim K. Azzarelli -- Living well in light of science / Darrin M. McMahon -- The moral animal : virtue, vice, and human nature / Steve Paulson, Heather A. Berlin, Christian B. Miller and Michael Shermer -- Morality is real, objective, and natural / Michael Shermer -- On Shermer on morality / Christian B. Miller -- Toward a science of morality : response to Christian Miller's critique / Michael Shermer -- Morality is real, objective, and supernatural / Christian B. Miller -- Why there is no supernatural morality : response to Miller's opening statement / Michael Shermer -- In defense of a supernatural foundation to morality : reply to Shermer / Christian B. Miller -- Cultivating character : the art of living / Steve Paulson, Lisa Feldman Barrett, Philip Kitcher and Valerie Tiberius -- Wisdom and humility / Valerie Tiberius -- Synthetic wisdom / Philip Kitcher.
Other format(s):
Also available in an electronic version.
Subject(s):
OCLC:
976473873
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