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Philosophy of founding fathers is topic, Oct. 3, 10 and 24

Daniel Robinson, a Distinguished Research Professor of Psychology at Georgetown University and a Faculty Fellow at Oxford University, will deliver a three-part seminar on the philosophy of the American founders in October.

Robinson is this years Charles Test 37 Distinguished Visitor with the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions. He is the author of numerous books, including "Toward a Science of Human Nature" and "Aristotles Psychology." He is also a featured speaker with The Teaching Co., a commercial venture that sells educational audiotapes and videotapes.

The series will start Wednesday, Oct. 3, with a seminar on "Adams and Jefferson and the Mind/Body Problem." The second seminar, on Wednesday, Oct. 10, is titled "On the Evident and Self Evident." On Wednesday, Oct. 24, Robinson will discuss "The God of the Founders."

All seminars will run from 4:30 to 6 p.m. in the Frist Multipurpose Room. Refreshments will be served. For more information, visit this Web site .

Contact: Marilyn Marks (609) 258-3601

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