New Directions in the Psychology of Meaning
Saturday, May 26, 2012,
10:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Roy Baumeister will discuss consciousness and its implications for free will. Ian McGregor will describe the neural and motivational mechanics of meaning. Aaron Kay will present data supporting the link between personal control and a desire for political stability. Finally, Travis Proulx will discuss the generative behaviors that follow from meaning violations.