New PDF release: A Mind's Matter: An Intellectual Autobiography

By Stanley L. Jaki

In scripting this booklet one in every of this generation's most interesting philosophers seems to be again at his personal scholarship and the highbrow framework that produced it -- no longer least his staunch trust within the the most important function 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 a variety of proper themes, such a lot significantly the background of technological know-how. during this highbrow autobiography Jaki displays at the process his considering, and he asks in what feel the spiritual elements he holds pricey may also advertise scholarship, really within the delicate box of technology and faith. the answer's set forth in a mix of topical and chronological meditations of price to an individual pursuing educational paintings this day. The e-book concludes with an entire checklist of Jaki's publications.

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