Saturday, December 16, 2017

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.

    As part of the Center for Practical Wisdom, the  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.

Can being in nature foster wisdom?

Community contribution

Conversations on Wisdom

Podcast with Krista Tippett

Teacher Education and the Pursuit of Wisdom

A Practical Guide for Education Philosophy Courses

Wisdom Research Forum 2017: Kathryn Schertz (video)

A thought in the park: The influence of naturalness and low level visual features on expressed thought

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