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Author Schall, James V
Title On the Unseriousness of Human Affairs : Teaching, Writing, Playing, Believing, Lecturing, Philosophizing, Dancing, Singing
Imprint Wilmington : ISI Books, 2012
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Introduction -- Chapter 1. Ludere est Contemplari: On the Unseriousness of Human Affairs -- Chapter 2. On Teaching and Being Eminently Teachable -- Interlude I / On the Fate of Academic Men -- Chapter 3. Truth and the College of Your Choice -- Chapter 4. On the Education of Young Men and Women -- Interlude II / Order -- Chapter 6. On Intellectual Poverty -- Chapter 7. On Wasting the Best Years of Our Lives -- Interlude IV / Self-Discipline -- Chapter 8. On the Teaching of Political Philosophy -- Chapter 9. On the Pleasure of Walking About Derby -- Interlude V / The End of All Things -- Chapter 10. A Last Lecture: On Essays and Letters -- Chapter 11. Philosophy: Why What is Useless Is the Best Thing about Us -- Conclusion -- Appendix -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Schall, James V. On the Unseriousness of Human Affairs : Teaching, Writing, Playing, Believing, Lecturing, Philosophizing, Dancing, Singing Wilmington : ISI Books,c2012 9781610170253
Subject Political science -- Philosophy.;Leisure -- Philosophy
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