Monday, June 26, 2017

Welcome to the Center for Practical Wisdom

    Wisdom was once regarded as a subject worthy of rigorous scholarly inquiry in order to understand its nature and benefits. It is difficult to imagine a subject more central to the highest aspirations of being human. The study of wisdom holds great promise for shedding light on and opening up new insights for human flourishing.

    As part of the Center for Practical Wisdom, the  website features the latest news and publications on wisdom science, and encourages interdisciplinary discussions about how wisdom can play a role in the professions and in public life.


Wisdom and Meaning in Emerging Adulthood

New publication by Webster et al

OU Institute for the Study of Human Flourishing: Camp Impact 2017

Spring break with a purpose

What Universities Can Be

A New Model for Preparing Students for Active Concerned Citizenship and Ethical Leadership

Seminar program focuses on wisdom

Seminar by Kenneth Sharpe

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