By Stanley L. Jaki
Stanley Jaki's explosive productiveness -- his paintings runs to greater than 40 books and hundreds and hundreds of articles -- canvasses quite a lot of suitable issues, such a lot particularly the background of technological know-how. during this highbrow autobiography Jaki displays at the process his pondering, and he asks in what feel the non secular components he holds expensive may also advertise scholarship, relatively within the delicate box of technology and faith. the answer's set forth in a mix of topical and chronological meditations of price to a person pursuing educational paintings this day. The e-book concludes with a whole record of Jaki's publications.
--This textual content refers to an alternative Kindle Edition edition.
Read or Download A Mind's Matter: An Intellectual Autobiography PDF
Similar biographies & memoirs of philosophers books
El lector tiene entre sus manos un libro que pretende servir a los angeles vez como homenaje al profesor Gustavo Bueno y como análisis de su obra y del Materialismo Filosófico. Con l. a. estructura de una encuesta, los sesenta participantes en el libro responden a las tres preguntas que se les formulan, aunando un carácter autobiográfico y doctrinal.
"Dreams are as black as demise. " —Theodor W. Adorno Adorno used to be serious about his goals and wrote them down all through his existence. He envisaged publishing a set of them even though within the occasion not more than a couple of seemed in his lifetime. Dream Notes deals a variety of Adornos writings on goals that span the final twenty-five years of his existence.
Judah Halevi (ca. 1075-1141) is the simplest identified and so much cherished of medieval Hebrew poets, in part due to his passionate poems of eager for the Land of Israel and partially end result of the legend of his loss of life as a martyr whereas reciting his Ode to Zion on the gates of Jerusalem. He used to be additionally one of many finest theologians of medieval Judaism, having written a treatise at the which means of Judaism that continues to be studied and commemorated via conventional Jews.
As a non secular autobiography, Kierkegaard's the perspective for My paintings as an writer stands between such nice works as Augustine's Confessions and Newman's Apologia professional Vita Sua. but viewpoint is neither a confession nor a security; it truly is an author's tale of a life of writing, his realizing of the maze of vastly various works that make up his oeuvre.
- Freire and Education (Routledge Key Ideas in Education)
- William James: In the Maelstrom of American Modernism
- Biographical Dictionary of Twentieth-Century Philosophers (Routledge Reference)
Additional info for A Mind's Matter: An Intellectual Autobiography
A Mind's Matter: An Intellectual Autobiography by Stanley L. Jaki