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Born to be Good: The Science of a Meaningful Life

In conversation with Antoine Bachara, Professor of Psychology, USC
Thursday, February 5, 2009
Episode Summary
Why have we evolved positive emotions like gratitude, amusement, awe and compassion? Keltner, professor of psychology at UC Berkeley, offers a profound study of how emotion is the key to living the good life.

Participant(s) Bio
Dacher Keltner received his PhD from Stanford University in 1989 and is currently a Professor of Psychology at Berkeley, co-editor of Greater Good magazine, and director of Berkeley's Greater Good Science Center.