Wisdom Research Network, University of Chicago

The Wisdom Research Network is based at Chicago University and is one of the leading centres in the field of Wisdom research. The site contains many excellent interviews with pioneers in the field.

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Wisdom and Culture Lab, University of Waterloo

The Wisdom and Culture Lab is based at Waterloo University in Ontario. The lab focuses on factors that enable people to think and act wisely, mindful of the role of cultural contexts. Principal Investigator Dr Igor Grossmann’s research goal is to understand processes, such as cognitive or emotional regulation strategies, that help individuals to behave wisely. The site has many useful resources and links, as well as PDFs of all the lab’s publications.

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Sophia & Phronesis: European Wisdom Research, Learning and Development Network

This new Wisdom Research Network is based in Finland and is run by Dr. Eeva K. Kallio, from the University of Jyväskylä and Professor Matti Kamppinen from the University of Turku. Dr Kallio is also a founding member and the first president of ESRAD (European Society for Research on Adult Development) and leads the research group ADULT-WISE.

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The Wisdom Page

The Wisdom Page explores wisdom from many diverse perspectives and hosts many very helpful resources. The site also contains a very instructive section on Wisdom Research (click here to visit)

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