Explore the Literature of Possibility (Trailer): An Introduction

Explore the Literature of Possibility (Trailer): An Introduction

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by Tom Butler-Bowden
     
 

What is the literature of possibility? For over 2,000 years, philosophers have been interested in what makes for “the good life” in terms of the ability to provide for oneself and one’s family, enjoy the pleasures of culture and nature, participate in political life, and make some contribution to society. The literature of possibility is certainly…  See more details below

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What is the literature of possibility? For over 2,000 years, philosophers have been interested in what makes for “the good life” in terms of the ability to provide for oneself and one’s family, enjoy the pleasures of culture and nature, participate in political life, and make some contribution to society. The literature of possibility is certainly about achieving the good life, but it goes a step beyond this to ask about the full range of possibilities carried within a person. Many people achieve a good “lifestyle” but still wonder: Is there something more I could do?

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781857889963
Publisher:
Nicholas Brealey Publishing
Publication date:
05/16/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
300
Sales rank:
548,054
File size:
2 MB

Meet the Author

Tom Butler-Bowdon is recognised as an expert on the personal development literature. His 50 Classics series has been hailed as the definitive guide to the literature of possibility, and has won numerous awards including the Benjamin Franklin Self-Help Award and the Foreword Magazine’s Book of the Year Award. A graduate of the London School of Economics and the University of Sydney, he lives and works in both the UK and Australia, and runs a successful website: butler-bowdon.com Title:

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