Social Intelligence in a Multicultural World: What Is It? Who Needs It? How Does It Develop?
On Monday, April 19, Dr. Richard Shweder joins FPG's Carolina Consortium on Human Development to present Social Intelligence in a Multicultural World: What Is It? Who Needs It? How Does It Develop? as part of our Spring 2021 series on Culture & Developmental Science: Considering Context, Culture, and Intersectional Approaches.
Richard Shweder, PhD, 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 suffering, and the moral foundations of family life practices in the Hindu temple town of Bhubaneswar on the East Coast of India.