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Marriage and family life in contemporary societies
Ethical dimension of science and biotechnology
Contemporary cultural trends with an interdisciplinary perspective
The governance of the business corporation
- What is meant by “double-effect”?
Interview with Craig Iffland, who has actively organized the Double Effect meeting alongside Academic Leader John O’Callaghan.Mar 07, '14
- Experts Meeting on Double Effect: Theoretical and Practical Challenges
STI’s first Experts Meeting at the University of Notre Dame is scheduled to begin Thursday. The meeting will explore the role that intention, foresight, and proportionality play in determinations of moral or legal fault.Mar 04, '14
- Tenth Anniversary Meeting
The Executive Committee held a 10th Anniversary meeting in New York on October 24 to assess The Social Trends Institute's first decade as a research foundation, and to plan for the next several years.Oct 28, '13
Spanish version of the World Family Map 2013 Report, Mapping Family Change and Child Well-being Outcomes
STI is pleased to support important research into family trends around the globe. The World Family Map project is one such STI-sponsored project.
The world and the brain are governed to some extent by non-material agencies, and limited consciousness does not abolish free will and responsibility.