A Self-Fulfilling Prophecy:
Linking Belief to Behavior
Moderated by Esther Sternberg, MD
National Institute of Mental Health
Philosopher Simon Critchley, cognitive scientist Shaun Gallagher, and physicist V.V. Raman will survey how the Self is shaped by interactions with the environment, how free will, responsibility, and other traits emerge, and how character and virtue become targets for constructing the Self.
Reception to Follow
7 World Trade Center, 250 Greenwich Street, 40th Floor