Free Will and the Scientific Worldview: Optimistic and Pessimistic Perspectives Conference

Saturday, April 20, 2013 at 10:00am to 6:00pm

Perkins Student Center, Ewing Room Perkins Student Center, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19717, USA

Four noted scholars will speak at a daylong conference at the University of Delaware on Saturday, April 20, focused on current philosophical and scientific work on the subject of free will.

The conference, "Free Will and the Scientific Worldview: Optimistic and Pessimistic Perspectives," will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the Perkins Student Center's Ewing Room, followed by a reception. The event is free and open to the public, with no advance registration required.

Speakers will offer a variety of views on whether we have free will and on the significance of free will for social policy, personal relationships and meaning in life. 


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Center for Science, Ethics and Public Policy

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