How To Read A Book

Author: Mortimer J. Adler
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476790159
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Analyzes the art of reading and suggests ways to approach literary works, offering techniques for reading in specific literary genres ranging from fiction, poetry, and plays to scientific and philosophical works.

How To Read A Book

Author: Mortimer Jerome Adler
Publisher: M J F Books
ISBN: 9781567310108
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How to Read a Book, originally published in 1940, has become a rare phenomenon, a living classic.

How To Speak How To Listen

Author: Mortimer J. Adler
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439104891
Size: 31.15 MB
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Both instructive and practical, How to Speak, How to Listen will be invaluable to everyone: salespeople and executives involved in conferences and negotiations, politicians, lecturers, and teachers, as well as families seeking to improve ...

Aristotle For Everybody

Author: Mortimer J. Adler
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781439104910
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Aristotle (384 - 322 B.C.) taught logic to Alexander the Great and, by virtue of his philosophical works, to every philosopher since, from Marcus Aurelius, to Thomas Aquinas, to Mortimer J. Adler.

How To Think About God

Author: Mortimer J. Adler
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781439105139
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Dr. Adler, in his discussion, extends and modernizes the argument for the existence of God developed by Aristotle and Aquinas.

How To Think About The Great Ideas

Author: Mortimer Adler
Publisher: Open Court
ISBN: 081269693X
Size: 37.59 MB
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Time magazine called Mortimer J. Adler a "philosopher for everyman." In this guide to considering the big questions, Adler addresses the topics all men and women ponder in the course of life, such as "What is love?

Paideia Program

Author: Mortimer J. Adler
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781451602203
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Paideia is a holistic approach to life-long learning with roots in ancient Greece. The Paideia Program is based on the belief that the human species is defined by its capacity and desire for learning.

Ten Philosophical Mistakes

Author: Mortimer J. Adler
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439105065
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An illuminating critique of modern thought from America's "Philosopher for Everyman" (Time). Ten Philosophical Mistakes examines ten errors in modern thought and shows how they have led to serious consequences in our everyday lives.

Six Great Ideas

Author: Mortimer J. Adler
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439104921
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At the 1981 seminar, leaders from the worlds of business, literature, education, and the arts joined him in an in-depth consideration of the six great ideas that are the subject of this book: Truth, Goodness, and Beauty - the ideas we judge ...

A History Of Knowledge

Author: Charles Lincoln Van Doren
Publisher: Random House Digital, Inc.
ISBN: 0345373162
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Covers every aspect of knowledge--scientific, intellectual, and historical--from the beginning of the human experience into the twenty-first century and beyond Clifton Fadiman Selected by the Book-of-the-Month Club and the History Book Club