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Gateway to the Great Books

Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1990 - 5323 pages
Gateway to the Great Books are great writings which selections include short stories, plays, essays, scientific papers, speeches, and letters. Each selection represents a ...
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Summa Theologica, Part I (Prima Pars)

Saint Aquinas Thomas - Literary Criticism - 620 pages
Excerpt-1. The Nature and Extent of Sacred Doctrine 2. The Existence of God 3. On the Simplicity of God 4. The Perfection of God 5. Of Goodness in General 6. The Goodness of ...
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Platonism and Positivism in Psychology

Mortimer Jerome Adler - Psychology - 1994 - 246 pages
Psychology is a field of many paradoxes. Since its earliest beginnings as a natural science, psychologists have been in search of their proper subject matter. Today they are in ...
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Essential Sufism

Robert Frager, Clifton Fadiman - Religion - 1999 - 288 pages
The definitive compendium of Sufi wisdom, 'Essential Sufism' draws together more than three hundred fables, poems and prayers that reveal the luminous spirit of Islamic ...
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The New Lifetime Reading Plan: The Classical Guide to World Literature ...

Clifton Fadiman, John S. Major - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 400 pages
Now in print for the first time in almost 40 years, The New Lifetime Reading Plan provides readers with brief, informative and entertaining introductions to more than 130 ...
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The Time of Our Lives: The Ethics of Common Sense

Mortimer Jerome Adler - Philosophy - 1996 - 361 pages
Is it a good time to be alive? Is ours a good society to be alive in? Is it possible to have a good life in our time? And finally, does a good life consist of having a good ...
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How to Think about War and Peace

Mortimer Jerome Adler - Philosophy - 1995 - 307 pages
Mortimer Adler writes in his introduction: "In thinking about war and peace, as in thinking about other basic practical problems, the man who brings general ideas and ...
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