The Ethics of Erasing Memories ‘Eternal Sunshine’ Style

The Ethics of Erasing Memories ‘Eternal Sunshine’ Style

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http://vimeo.com/49266453 What power does a memory have? If you could chemically alter them, would you? Should you? These are the questions posed by biochemists today and addressed by Dr. S. Matthew Liao in his lecture. Combining scientific experiments with philosophical modes of thought, Dr. Liao discussed not just the physical possibility of memory alteration but the ethics behind adding and erasing memories and who would get to decide what was erased or added were it possible.

An Evening with Robert Jay Lifton

An Evening with Robert Jay Lifton

What’s “Is” got to do With “Ought”: A Social Scientist’s Journey to Bioethics

What’s “Is” got to do With “Ought”: A Social Scientist’s Journey to Bioethics