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About jensenmk

My enthusiasm for French is undimmed after 27 years of teaching the language and its literature at Pacific Lutheran University (1989-2016)! Anyone curious about my other interests can browse my library at the LibraryThing link below.

Moral Minds: Summary and Critique

Marc D. Hauser, Moral Minds: How Nature Designed Our Universal Sense of Right and Wrong (New York: HarperCollins, 2006).   [Thesis.  “[W]e evolved a moral instinct, a capacity that naturally grows within each child, designed to generate rapid judgments about what is morally … Continue reading

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Reading Albert Einstein

I’m looking forward to our club’s discussion, at my home on the morning of Thurs., Mar. 2, 2017, of Einstein’s Ideas and Opinions, a 1954 collection which describes itself as “an attempt to gather together, so far as is possible, in … Continue reading

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