How Free is Free Will?

How Free is Free Will Mini-Series:
The Neuroscience of Human Decision Making

Wednesdays, March 10 and 17, 8:30-9:45 pm      

Co-taught by Rabbi Annie Tucker and David Mogul, PhD, of the Illinois Institute of Technology

Much of religious thought stresses making right moral decisions, implying that the ability to do so lies within the realm of human control. But is this so? In this two-part series we will explore how what we know about the brain (in terms of biology and psychology) aligns with traditional Jewish ideas about autonomy and self-determination.