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Social Intelligence in a Multicultural World: What is it? Who Needs It? How does it Develop?
April 19 @ 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
FPG’s Carolina Consortium on Human Development is pleased to welcome Dr. Richard Shweder as the next presenter in our Spring 2021 Series on Culture & Developmental Science: Considering Context, Culture, and Intersectional Approaches!
Dr. Shweder will present “Social Intelligence in a Multicultural World: What is it? Who Needs It? How does it Develop? Dr. Richard Shweder is a cultural anthropologist and the Harold Higgins Swift Distinguished Service Professor of Human Development in the Department of Comparative Human Development at the University of Chicago. He conducts research in cultural psychology on moral reasoning, emotional functioning, gender roles, explanations of illness, ideas about the causes of suffering, and the moral foundations of family life practices in the Hindu temple town of Bhubaneswar on the East Coast of India. His research also examines the scopes and limits of liberal pluralism and the moral challenge of cultural migration in Western liberal democracies.
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