PRIMER ON NEOLIBERALISM: our present subjectivity and its socioeconomic context
Join us at the lecture on Neoliberalism, please find the speakers' bios below:
Frank C. Richardson is professor of educational psychology emeritus at the University of Texas, Austin. He is author or editor of several books, including Re-envisioning Psychology and Critical thinking about Psychology and the author of many articles in theoretical psychology and the philosophy of social science. His current interests include topics in psychology and religion. He is a past president of the Society for Theoretical and Philosophical Psychology (Division 24 of the American Psychological Association) and recipient of the Distinguished Lifetime Achievement Award from the Society.
Jeff Sugarman is Professor of Education and Psychology at Simon Fraser University. His major interests are the psychology of personhood, the sociopolitical influence of psychology, the psychology of neoliberalism, and the application of historical ontology to psychological inquiry. He is a past President of the Society for Theoretical and Philosophical Psychology. His books include The Wiley Handbook of Theoretical and Philosophical Psychology (Wiley-Blackwell, 2015), Persons: Understanding Psychological Selfhood and Agency (Springer, 2010), Psychology and the Question of Agency (SUNY Press, 2003), and The Psychology of Human Possibility and Constraint (SUNY Press, 1999).
Monday, November 12 at 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Gasson Hall Commons, 305 140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill MA 02467