Kasser Gave Talks in Australia

Tim Kasser, Psychology, recently gave five talks in Melbourne, Australia. He gave two public talks sponsored by the Melbourne Sustainable Society Institute at the University of Melbourne: “A Scientific, Psychological Perspective on Voluntary Simplicity” and “Consumerism, Society and our Ecological Future: A psychological, empirical approach.” He also gave two brown-bag symposia: “Materialism, well-being, and ecological sustainability: Meta-analytic results and implications for consumer capitalism” at the University of Melbourne’s Department of Business and Marketing, and “Changes in materialism, changes in well-being” at Deakin University’s Department of Psychology. Finally, he was a co-facilitator of a Common Cause workshop for environmental and social change activists.