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By Stanley L. Jaki

In scripting this booklet one in every of this generation's most interesting philosophers seems again at his personal scholarship and the highbrow framework that produced it -- now not least his staunch trust within the an important function of non secular 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 correct subject matters, so much significantly the heritage of technological know-how. during this highbrow autobiography Jaki displays at the process his pondering, and he asks in what feel the spiritual elements he holds pricey may also advertise scholarship, rather within the delicate box of technology and faith. the answer's set forth in a mix of topical and chronological meditations of price to a person pursuing educational paintings this day. The booklet concludes with an entire checklist of Jaki's publications.

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