Shaftesbury Society (page 3)

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    JLF’s Shaftesbury Society Taking Vacation Break

    It’s August, and that means vacation time for lots of us — including JLF’s Shaftesbury Society.  We’re taking a two-week break and won’t meet on August 7 and 14. We’ll be back on Monday, August 21. Enjoy your vacation!…
    Donna Martinez, August 4, 2017
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    Duke Prof Mike Munger Joins Us August 28. Save Your Seat.

    Much of the attention of scholars has focused on two of Locke’s works–The Second Treatise and the Letter on Toleration. And these are indeed important. But an almost unknown work of Locke, “Venditio,” provides some fascinating insights into just how modern Locke’s views were, especially on the workings of the market system…
    Donna Martinez, August 2, 2017
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    Does Popularity = Power?

    This talk by the author of Popular: The Power of Likability in a Status-Obsessed World will reveal how we can address popularity dynamics in our past and today to lead happier, more successful, and healthier lives. Save your seat for Monday’s presentation by Mitch Prinstein here.
    Donna Martinez, July 25, 2017
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    Join Us Monday Noon: Keeping America Safe During These Times

    Join JLF Monday at Noon for a timely look at threats to our nation. In this presentation, Van Hipp will provide a comprehensive look at the wide range of national security and foreign policy threats facing America today, including North Korea, radical Islam, cyber warfare, and more. He will…
    Donna Martinez, July 6, 2017