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15th Meeting of the International Society of Theoretical Psychology

May 3-7, 2013
Santiago, Chile

A conference that promotes dialogue and debate in theoretical psychology

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Note: This is not a Greater Good Science Center event.

This academic conference is centered on the themes of the social-historical condition of psychology, current cultural challenges to psychology, advances in key conceptual issues, and meta theory.

Keynote speakers include:

  • N. H. Frijdaa, Emeritus-professor in experimental, theoretical psychology, and emotion research at the University of Amsterdam, Netherlands.
  • Elena Grigorenko, Associate Professor of Child Studies and Psychology at Yale University and Associate Professor of Psychology at Moscow State University
  • Eugene Matusov, Full Professor in the School of Education at the University of Delaware
  • Pablo Fernandez Christlieb, Lecturer in the School of Psychology at the National Autonomous University of Mexico
  • Ivana Marková, Emeritus Professor of University of Stirling, Scotland

For information on topics and to submit a proposal for the conference, visit

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