Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Welcome to the Center for Practical Wisdom

    Wisdom was once regarded as a subject worthy of rigorous scholarly inquiry in order to understand its nature and benefits. It is difficult to imagine a subject more central to the highest aspirations of being human. The study of wisdom holds great promise for shedding light on and opening up new insights for human flourishing.

    Founded by Dr. Howard C. Nusbaum, Stella M. Rowley Professor of Psychology, the Center for Practical Wisdom and website features the latest news and publications on wisdom science, and encourages interdisciplinary discussions about how wisdom can play a role in the professions and in public life.

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Self, Virtue, & Public Life

Request for Proposals

Special journal issue on wisdom research

Journals of Gerontology: Series B

International Neuroethics Society

Award winners announced

A growing field of increasing importance

New developments in psychological wisdom research

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