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  • 2017 Wisdom Research Forum Highlights (video)

    In August 2017, the Center for Practical Wisdom held its annual wisdom research forum. The meeting brought together key scholars and scientists to discuss wisdom from multiple perspectives and disseminate the latest research findings. Click here to watch highlights from the forum! Presentations covered...
     Posted by: jlmatelski
  • EBW Podcast: Wisdom Reloaded

    by Charles Cassidy, Evidence Based Wisdom This August, a select group of the world’s leading behavioural scientists gathered in Chicago for the Center for Practical Wisdom Research Forum 2017. Their task? To tackle some very ancient questions with some very modern tools. What is wisdom? Can it be measured...
     Posted by: jlmatelski
  • Wisdom Research Forum 2017: Dilip Jeste (video)

    Can Wisdom be Enhanced? A review of literature The following is a recorded presentation of Dilip Jeste, Senior Associate Dean for Healthy Aging and Senior Care; Estelle and Edgar Levi Chair in Aging; Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry and Neurosciences; Sam and Rose Stein Institute for Research on...
     Posted by: jlmatelski
  • On the neurobiology of wisdom: An interview with Dilip Jeste

    by Charles Cassidy, Evidence Based Wisdom Dr. Dilip V. Jeste is Director of The Stein Institute for Research on Aging , and Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry and Neurosciences at the University of California, San Diego, and a neuropsychiatrist with particular specialism in successful aging and schizophrenia...
     Posted by: jlmatelski
  • A Year in Review

    The Center for Practical Wisdom: A look back at 2016 2016 marked the opening of the University of Chicago Center for Practical Wisdom. Led by Center Director Howard C. Nusbaum, the Center aims to advance the science of wisdom and its role in the decisions that affect everyday life. We want to understand...
     Posted by: jlmatelski
  • Center for Practical Wisdom Research Forum: Robert J. Sternberg 2016 (video)

    Why is the world falling apart? The following is a recorded presentation by Robert J. Sternberg, Professor of Human Development from Cornell University at the Center for Practical Wisdom inaugural wisdom forum on July 14, 2016. Watch this video and previous wisdom research presentations on the UChicago...
     Posted by: jlmatelski
  • WISDOM RESEARCH AT THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO: Research Progress and New Online Resources

    By Brenda Huskey, The University of Chicago The Wisdom Research Network website has been recently updated to report on the progress of Wisdom Research at the University of Chicago, a three-year project supported by the John Templeton Foundation. Wisdom Research includes six research initiatives each...
     Posted by: brendah
  • Video now available: Howard Nusbaum on Wisdom Research at The University of Chicago Center in Beijing, China

    Summary: The study of wisdom has long been a scholarly activity confined largely to disciplines of the humanities such as Philosophy and Classics. Howard C. Nusbaum discussed the history and progress of wisdom research at the University of Chicago and outlined a direction for future developments in wisdom...
     Posted by: brendah
  • University of Chicago Opened U.S.-China Exchange on Wisdom Studies

    By Zhang Qingsong and Howard C. Nusbaum A video of Howard Nusbaum’s presentation can be found here. Upon the invitation of the China Wisdom Engineering Association, the Southwest University of China, and the Institute of Chinese Wisdom Studies (Los Angeles), Professor Howard C. Nusbaum, Principal Investigator...
     Posted by: brendah
  • Howard Nusbaum on Wisdom Research at The University of Chicago Center in Beijing, China

    December 11, 2012 A video of Howard Nusbaum’s presentation can be found here . The study of wisdom has long been a scholarly activity confined largely to disciplines of the humanities such as Philosophy and Classics. With the Defining Wisdom project coordinated at the University of Chicago from 2007...
     Posted by: brendah
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PUBLICATIONS
  • A Handbook of Wisdom: Psychological Perspectives (2005)

    At a time when poor choices are being made by notably intelligent and powerful individuals, this book analyzes a form of reasoning and decision-making that is not only productive and prudent, but serves as well a beneficial purpose for society. A Handbook of Wisdom includes contributions from some of...
    (Something interesting I found) Posted by: Anonymous
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