All Videos Tagged discussion (Atheist Nexus) - Atheist Nexus 2017-10-23T04:46:28Z http://atheistnexus.org/video/video/listTagged?tag=discussion&rss=yes&xn_auth=no The Science and Philosophy of Free Will tag:atheistnexus.org,2011-12-15:2182797:Video:1783810 2011-12-15T07:31:51.844Z Donegal http://atheistnexus.org/profile/Donegal <a href="http://atheistnexus.org/video/the-science-and-philosophy-of-free-will"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/GQrjC3iZlvWMpL5Rnfq5CWHu87sm1KKRJjNECG5EyK4MqquJ*vUZWhAqExUapbue1ZFnqmwJ8JmzOQmAzPqX*ozgRvL36XhI/410319554.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>Are advances in the scientific understanding of the human mind shaping our conception of free will? If so, how? Are the cognitive sciences revealing that free will does not exist, or are they merely shedding light on the inner workings of agency? And do the answers to these questions have implications for moral responsibility?<br></br> <br></br> On Nov. 6, 2011, the Center for… <a href="http://atheistnexus.org/video/the-science-and-philosophy-of-free-will"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/GQrjC3iZlvWMpL5Rnfq5CWHu87sm1KKRJjNECG5EyK4MqquJ*vUZWhAqExUapbue1ZFnqmwJ8JmzOQmAzPqX*ozgRvL36XhI/410319554.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Are advances in the scientific understanding of the human mind shaping our conception of free will? If so, how? Are the cognitive sciences revealing that free will does not exist, or are they merely shedding light on the inner workings of agency? And do the answers to these questions have implications for moral responsibility?<br /> <br /> On Nov. 6, 2011, the Center for Inquiry-New York City explored these and related questions by presenting a panel discussion featuring:<br /> <br /> * Hakwan Lau, Columbia University.<br /> * Alfred Mele, Florida State University.<br /> * Jesse Prinz, City University of New York.<br /> * Adina Roskies, Dartmouth College.<br /> * Massimo Pigliucci, City University of New York.<br /> <br /> This event was held at the Auditorium on Broadway. It was the second in our "Science and Philosophy" series. The first event focused on consciousness.<br /> <br /> For more:<br /> <br /> <a href="http://www.centerforinquiry.net/nyc/">http://www.centerforinquiry.net/nyc/</a> How Should Rationalists Approach Death? - Skepticon 4 Panel tag:atheistnexus.org,2011-12-14:2182797:Video:1781105 2011-12-14T04:26:48.359Z Donegal http://atheistnexus.org/profile/Donegal <a href="http://atheistnexus.org/video/how-should-rationalists-approach-death-skepticon-4-panel"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/Z3e0beMI1KBc3Iqqnzv5O4ZoH4CcdbcPSI8Z8H37SXZvKMVPcjkuGaU*3QaBgB5gaDEVWiuyAuXL4Motr14-Fyj3ZdTDLX-h/832791981.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Panel:<br /> James Croft<br /> Greta Christina<br /> Julia Galef<br /> Eliezer Yudkowsky <a href="http://atheistnexus.org/video/how-should-rationalists-approach-death-skepticon-4-panel"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/Z3e0beMI1KBc3Iqqnzv5O4ZoH4CcdbcPSI8Z8H37SXZvKMVPcjkuGaU*3QaBgB5gaDEVWiuyAuXL4Motr14-Fyj3ZdTDLX-h/832791981.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Panel:<br /> James Croft<br /> Greta Christina<br /> Julia Galef<br /> Eliezer Yudkowsky Panel Discussion - Dawkins, Tyson, Druyan, Stenger, Grothe tag:atheistnexus.org,2011-09-12:2182797:Video:1632621 2011-09-12T02:57:57.493Z Donegal http://atheistnexus.org/profile/Donegal <a href="http://atheistnexus.org/video/panel-discussion-dawkins-tyson-druyan-stenger-grothe"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/k*GKyxSI*QszBScqBXRqo9H-YDMUbMmRPooZULtt2wWsj0wJ1iJDsurEjOlbg6z1CT3z77K8QT4ls29SFg2FWRLOHNwES1Fp/606643947.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>The panel features Richard Dawkins, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Ann Druyan and Victor Stenger.<br></br> <br></br> Moderated by D.J. Grothe (of Point of Inquiry), it took place at the New York Academy of Sciences at a Center for Inquiry conference titled "Secular Society and its Enemies."<br></br> <br></br> The panel discusses atheism versus science, science education, the nature… <a href="http://atheistnexus.org/video/panel-discussion-dawkins-tyson-druyan-stenger-grothe"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/k*GKyxSI*QszBScqBXRqo9H-YDMUbMmRPooZULtt2wWsj0wJ1iJDsurEjOlbg6z1CT3z77K8QT4ls29SFg2FWRLOHNwES1Fp/606643947.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />The panel features Richard Dawkins, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Ann Druyan and Victor Stenger.<br /> <br /> Moderated by D.J. Grothe (of Point of Inquiry), it took place at the New York Academy of Sciences at a Center for Inquiry conference titled "Secular Society and its Enemies."<br /> <br /> The panel discusses atheism versus science, science education, the nature of science, various strategies for advancing society in society, threats to science education including religion and popular culture, racism and sexism in science, and many other topics.<br /> <br /> For more information, visit <a href="http://www.centerforinquiry.net">http://www.centerforinquiry.net</a> Debate shockofgod? tag:atheistnexus.org,2011-08-27:2182797:Video:1580236 2011-08-27T02:39:47.930Z George hawkins http://atheistnexus.org/profile/gphhawkins <a href="http://atheistnexus.org/video/debate-shockofgod"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/4UExkTynl8ssjXIpYF8BRtYPKzpDQYWOptWAQXgJr8vrpS6Z7JO6ap5*vCgP7jgAzCuGbeDLKcwDaK8jcDcsa2fTCCBzSAo1/574415610.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>Should i debate shockofgod?<br></br> his chat:<br></br> <a href="http://www.gvolive.com/conference,89538844">http://www.gvolive.com/conference,89538844</a><br></br> <br></br> Website:<br></br> <a href="http://www.gphhawkinsrationalistsociety.weebly.com/">http://www.gphhawkinsrationalistsociety.weebly.com/</a><br></br> <br></br> My Facebook Page:…<br></br> <a href="http://atheistnexus.org/video/debate-shockofgod"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/4UExkTynl8ssjXIpYF8BRtYPKzpDQYWOptWAQXgJr8vrpS6Z7JO6ap5*vCgP7jgAzCuGbeDLKcwDaK8jcDcsa2fTCCBzSAo1/574415610.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Should i debate shockofgod?<br /> his chat:<br /> <a href="http://www.gvolive.com/conference,89538844">http://www.gvolive.com/conference,89538844</a><br /> <br /> Website:<br /> <a href="http://www.gphhawkinsrationalistsociety.weebly.com/">http://www.gphhawkinsrationalistsociety.weebly.com/</a><br /> <br /> My Facebook Page:<br /> <a href="https://www.facebook.com/pages/Gphhawkins/246909378669578">https://www.facebook.com/pages/Gphhawkins/246909378669578</a><br /> <br /> Podcast:<br /> <a href="http://www.blogtalkradio.com/gphhawkins">http://www.blogtalkradio.com/gphhawkins</a><br /> <br /> Tweet with me:<br /> <a href="http://www.twitter.com/gphhawkins">http://www.twitter.com/gphhawkins</a><br /> <br /> Ustream:<br /> <a href="http://www.ustream.com/channel/gphhawkins">http://www.ustream.com/channel/gphhawkins</a> Black Atheists: Roundtable Discussion tag:atheistnexus.org,2011-08-08:2182797:Video:1503911 2011-08-08T18:54:55.805Z John H. Martin, Jr. http://atheistnexus.org/profile/JohnHMartinJr <a href="http://atheistnexus.org/video/black-atheists-roundtable-discussion"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/meB-wZ0Uj2I-AG3G93m4STI0EoUjYjB-DCxv8nXIbyVjN8KAw15avvRQanzppKYY80nEFm0aY601yiafdsqZz0y8185zIw8T/725207601.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />A few of us black atheists in the DC area got together and recorded our conversation. We'll probably meet semi-regularly. If the politics part of the discuss... <a href="http://atheistnexus.org/video/black-atheists-roundtable-discussion"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/meB-wZ0Uj2I-AG3G93m4STI0EoUjYjB-DCxv8nXIbyVjN8KAw15avvRQanzppKYY80nEFm0aY601yiafdsqZz0y8185zIw8T/725207601.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />A few of us black atheists in the DC area got together and recorded our conversation. We'll probably meet semi-regularly. If the politics part of the discuss...