Fall Faculty Lecture Series at PSU-LV
The Faculty Invitational Lecture Series Committee is pleased to announce that Dr. James Tabery will speak on Monday, October 3rd as part of the Penn State Lehigh Valley Faculty Invitational Lecture Series. Dr. Tabery is an Associate Professor in the Department of Philosophy at the University of Utah.
Speaker: Dr. James Tabery
Date: Monday, October 3, 2016
Time: 12:15 PM – 1:15 PM
Neuro-genetics in the Courtroom: What Have We Learned from a Decade of Experimental Research?
Neuro-genetic evidence concerning the causes of criminal behavior is becoming increasingly common in the court room. What impact (if any) will this evidence have on judgments of responsibility and punishment? For a decade now, investigators interested in this question have been designing experiments to probe the neuro-genetic evidence’s impact, and the results have been a mixed bag. I will review this mixed bag of results and explain the patterns that are emerging
Light refreshments will be provided.
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