Psychology and Human Flourishing | Pamela Ebstyne King

Pamela Ebstyne King August 9, 2021

In this episode, Greg Cootsona talks with psychologist Pamela Ebstyne King about her new book, co-authored with Justin Barrett, Thriving with Stone Age Minds: Evolutionary Psychology, Christian Faith, and the Quest for Human Flourishing (IVP Academic, 2021). They cover topics ranging from King’s concept of “the reciprocating self” to the ways Christians can constructively engage with evolutionary psychology. Greg and Pamela end with theological reflections on human flourishing.

Pamela Ebstyne King is the Peter L. Benson Professor of Applied Developmental Science and Ph.D. Program Chair in Psychological Science (Non-clinical) at Fuller Theological Seminary. She is the author of numerous books, including The Reciprocating Self: Human Development in Theological Perspective (IVP Academic, 2005).

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