September 24th in EvoS: David Sloan Wilson on “Using Evolution to Improve the Quality of Everyday Life”
On Monday September 24th, 2012, David Sloan Wilson, distinguished professor of biology and anthropology at Binghamton University, will present Using Evolution to Improve the Quality of Everyday Life. The talk is at 5:00 pm in AA-G008. Here is the abstract:
Evolution is not only a theory that explains the diversity of life–it can also be used to improve the quality of everyday life. He will explain how Darwin’s theory provides a powerful public policy toolkit and provide examples ranging from empowering neighborhoods, to teaching at-risk students, to rethinking economics.
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