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Daniel Reisel:
The neuroscience of restorative justice

TED2013 · 14:35 · Filmed Feb 2013
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Daniel Reisel: The neuroscience of restorative justice
14:35 · Filmed February 2013 at TED2013 · Subtitles available in 21 languages

Daniel Reisel studies the brains of criminal psychopaths (and mice). And he asks a big question: Instead of warehousing these criminals, shouldn’t we be using what we know about the brain to help them rehabilitate? Put another way: If the brain can grow new neural pathways after an injury … could we help the brain re-grow morality?

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Daniel Reisel searches for the psychological and physical roots of human morality. Full bio
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