On Oct. 7, 2010, the Center for Inquiry in New York City hostedSam Harrisfor a public lecture about his new book,The Moral Landscape: How Science Can Determine Human Values. Full video of this talk is now available on the Center for Inquiry's YouTube page. It runs about one hour and 45 minutes, including both the lecture and the question-and-answer session.
InThe Moral Landscape, Harris argues against the notion that good and evil, and right and wrong, are unanswerable by science. Harris posits that science can -- and should -- be an authority on moral issues, shaping human values and setting out what constitutes a good life. Whether you agree or disagree with his arguments, they are surely thought-provoking. Enjoy!
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