Saturday, October 22, 2016

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.

Turning points : Finding experiential forks in the path to wisdom and virtues

An article by the Center for Practical Wisdom's Director as part of the Self, Motivation, & Virtue Project

Wisdom and humility

Wisdom as a fundamentally important virtue with very broad scope

Center for Practical Wisdom Research Forum: Dilip Jeste, MD

Watch Dr. Jeste's presentation on the Wisdom Research Channel!

NYC WISDOM SEMINAR: Application deadline Nov 1st

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