A guidebook to learning: for a lifelong pursuit of wisdom

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Macmillan, Feb 1, 1986 - Education - 163 pages
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A systematic approach to lifelong learning interconnects disciplines and ideas, explains the shortcomings of specialization, shows how to assimilate information and knowledge into understanding and wisdom, and offers a defense of the liberal arts.

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Review: A Guidebook to Learning: For a Lifelong Pursuit of Wisdom

User Review  - La - Goodreads

I found this book very interesting. If you are the type who loves organization, information, learning, and philosophy you may also be intrigued. In fact, you will probably be intrigued by many of ... Read full review

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User Review  - Mike - Goodreads

There are some really helpful insights here. Particularly his ranking certain types of knowledge over others. For example he categorizes learning into 1. Information, 2. Organized knowledge 3 ... Read full review

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Contents

WHO NEEDS GUIDANCE AND WHY
1
The Merits and Demerits of Alphabetical
9
Universities
21
Copyright

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About the author (1986)

Adler was Chairman of the Board of Editors of the Encyclopaedia Britannica, Director of the Institute for Philosophical Research, and Honorary Trustee of the Aspen Institute.

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