Character and the Moral Sense

"Character and the Moral Sense" Conference in Honor of James Q. Wilson, Pepperdine University, February 28 - March 1, 2014.

On February 28 – March 1, 2014, Pepperdine University honored the legacy of James Q. Wilson with a two day conference on his thought and work. Particular attention was paid to Wilson’s book The Moral Sense and his emphasis on the rediscovery of character as valid concerns of policy education in a democracy. Panelists at the conference included Harvey C. Mansfield, William Kristol, R. Shep Melnik, John J. Dillulio, Victor Davis Hanson, Ted V. McAllister, Mark Kleiman, ¬†Colleen Graffy, James Pierson, and Robert Kaufman.

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