The Heart of Philosophy

The Heart of Philosophy

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by Jacob Needleman
     
 

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Philosophy as it is frequently taught in classrooms bears little relation to the impassioned and immensely practical search for self-knowledge conducted by not only its ancient avatars but also by men and woman who seek after truth today. In The Heart of the Philosophy, Jacob Needleman provides a "user's guide" for those who would take philosophy seriously

Overview

Philosophy as it is frequently taught in classrooms bears little relation to the impassioned and immensely practical search for self-knowledge conducted by not only its ancient avatars but also by men and woman who seek after truth today. In The Heart of the Philosophy, Jacob Needleman provides a "user's guide" for those who would take philosophy seriously enough to understand its life-transforming qualities.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781101160794
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
08/25/2003
Sold by:
Penguin Group
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
1,033,995
File size:
292 KB
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

The acclaimed author of The American Soul, Why Can’t We Be Good? and Money and the Meaning of Life, Jacob Needleman is Professor of Philosophy at San Francisco State University, and former Director of the Center for the Study of New Religions at the Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley. He lives in Oakland, CA.

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Heart of Philosophy 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Reading this book is a great story, if you like philoosphy then you have to read this . Its not like reading any book its more like reading a cqptivating story
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I love philosphy if you want to understand it this book is excellent!