Philosopher Michael Bratman to Discuss Resisting Temptation at Amherst College Dec. 4

November 12, 2008                             
Contact: Emanuel Costache ’09
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AMHERST, Mass.—Michael E. Bratman, Durfee Professor in the School of Humanities and Sciences and professor of philosophy at Stanford University, will give a talk titled “When and Why is it Rational to Resist Temptation?” at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 4, in Pruyne Lecture Hall of Amherst College’s Fayerweather Hall.