Virtue Its Own Reward? Evolution, Religion, and the Internalization of Cooperation

On October 13, 2005, Jeffrey Schloss, Professor of Biology at Westmont College, and one of the leading authorities on evolutionary and theological understandings of altruism, morality, purpose, and cooperation, presented the first in a series of lectures sponsored by the Evolution and Theology of Cooperation Project at Harvard University, directed by Professors Sarah Coakley and Martin Nowak and supported by a grant from the John Templeton Foundation.