Invitation to the Symposium

On the occasion of the presentation of the 2017 Klaus J. Jacobs Research Prize and in honor of the laureate, Paul Bloom, the Jacobs Foundation is pleased to invite you to the scientific symposium “Research Frontiers in Human Development: From the Moral Intuitions of Babies to the Messy Morality of Adults” on December 1, 2017

ORGANIZER AND CHAIR
Alexandra M. Freund, University of Zurich

DATE
Friday, December 1, 2017

VENUE
Main Building, University of Zurich
Lecture room KOL-G-217 (Rämistrasse 71, 8006 Zurich)

Please e-mail your registration for the symposium
by November 29, 2017 to symposium@jacobsfoundation.org

 

PROGRAM

11:15 ALEXANDRA M. FREUND
Welcome and Introduction

11:25 PAUL BLOOM
2017 Klaus J. Jacobs Research Prize Laureate; Yale University, New Haven
Emotion, Reason, and the Development of Morality

12:15 KAREN WYNN
Yale University, New Haven
Some Developmental Origins of Human Morality and Bigotry

12:50 LUNCH BREAK
Buffet Lunch

13:30 HANNES RAKOCZY
University of Göttingen
The Early Ontogeny of Intent-Based Normative Judgement

14.15 DAVID A. PIZARRO
Cornell University, Ithaca
Blame, Responsibility, and Character

14:55 RENÉE L. BAILLARGEON
University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign
Integrative Discussion

15:25 END OF THE SYMPOSIUM