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By Stanley L. Jaki

In scripting this publication considered one of this generation's best philosophers seems to be again at his personal scholarship and the highbrow framework that produced it -- now not least his staunch trust within the an important position of spiritual convictions in educational thought.

Stanley Jaki's explosive productiveness -- his paintings runs to greater than 40 books and enormous quantities of articles -- canvasses quite a lot of proper issues, so much particularly the historical past of technology. during this highbrow autobiography Jaki displays at the process his considering, and he asks in what feel the spiritual components he holds pricey may also advertise scholarship, quite within the delicate box of technology and faith. the answer's set forth in a mixture of topical and chronological meditations of price to somebody pursuing educational paintings this present day. The ebook concludes with a whole checklist of Jaki's publications.

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