Suggested Readings for the Apr. 24, 2018  Yale Faculty Roundtable Discussion on Building Character at Yale.

 

Feel free to scan or read any or all of the following in order to acquaint yourself with the discussion topics before the event.

1.  Suggested discussion questions to consider before attending the event: Character Questions

2.  Christian Miller's short (3 page!) WSJ intro to the topic:  Science of Character (2007)

3.  Molly Crockett's short Scientific American Blog: Why We Forgo Self-Interest for Others' Sake (2017)

4.  Additional background (Chapter 9) from Christian Miller's Character and Moral Psychology (2014):  "Looking Forward."