WWS Calendar

Cass Sunstein lunch talk on #Republic

Mar 15, 2018 12:15PM to 01:15PM
Location: 
Robertson Hall
Bowl 002

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Audience: 
Restricted to Princeton University
Speaker(s): 
Cass Sunstein, the Robert Walmsley University Professor at Harvard Law School
Sponsor: 

Kahneman-Treisman Center for Behavioral Science & Public Policy, co-sponsored by the University Center for Human Values

Cass Sunstein, the Robert Walmsley University Professor at Harvard Law School, will speak over lunch on his 2017 Princeton University Press Book, #Republic: Divided Democracy in the Age of Social Media.  

Sunstein will talk about how the Internet and cybercascades have exacerbated our natural tendencies toward confirmation bias and will help us consider the practical and legal needs for an “architecture of serendipity.” 

This event, which requires pre-registration, is co-sponsored with the University Center for Human Values.

Please note: Registration link will be sent to WWS students and those affiliated with UCHV and the Kahneman-Treiman Center for Science & Public Policy