Prof. Craig Palmer, Cultural Anthropologist from the Dept. of Anthropology in the University of Missouri, conducted the lecture What Can Modern Evolutionary Theory Contribute to the Understanding of Traditional Religions? during The 2nd Annual Conference on Judaism and Evolution - A one-day symposium devoted to exploring the evolutionary biological bases of Jewish religious practice and a study of Rabbis in spiritual crisis that took place The Center for the Study of Bio-social Perspectives on Judaism at the Schechter Institute of Jewish Studies on 14.7.13