Dacher Keltner on BloggingheadsTV with Robert WrightBy Jason Marsh | January 15, 2011 | 1 comment
Greater Good's executive editor discusses the science of touch, awe, oxytocin, and more.
Dacher Keltner, the Greater Good Science Center’s co-founder and faculty director and the executive editor of Greater Good, recently sat down with the great best-selling author and journalist Robert Wright for a conversation on bloggingheads.tv, the “diavlog” site of which Wright is editor in chief.
Their far-ranging discussion covers a good chunk of the “science of a meaningful life,” including the evolutionary origins of awe and the function of oxytocin, the “love hormone.” They also contemplate a coming battle between the East Coast and West Coast wings of positive psychology.
Here’s their conversation:
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Jason Marsh is the editor in chief of Greater Good.