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News Release

February 26, 2007


Lisa Trei, News Service: (650) 725-0224,

Public invited to attend lectures at Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences

The Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences at Stanford is holding a public lecture series this spring featuring the work of current fellows. Events begin at 6:30 p.m. at the center, 75 Alta Road, adjacent to the Stanford Golf Course. To register, go to or call (650) 321-2052.

  • March 1: "Learning by Observing and Pitching In: Cultural Approaches to Learning," presented by Barbara Rogoff, the UCSC Foundation Professor of Psychology, University of California-Santa Cruz
  • March 27: "Law for a Flat World: Can a 19th-Century Legal System Grow a 21st-Century Economy?" presented by Gillian Hadfield, the Kirtland Professor of Law and professor of economics, University of Southern California
  • April 17: "Health Care for All?" a discussion with Ezekiel Emanuel, chair, Department of Clinical Bioethics, National Institutes of Health; Victor Fuchs, Stanford professor emeritus of economics and of health research and policy; Hal Luft, professor of health policy and health economics, University of California-San Francisco; Stephen Shortell, dean and professor of health policy and management, School of Public Health, UC-Berkeley
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    Jane Stahl, Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences: (650) 321-2052, ext. 220,

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