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The Resource Action versus contemplation : why an ancient debate still matters, Jennifer Summit & Blakey Vermeule

Action versus contemplation : why an ancient debate still matters, Jennifer Summit & Blakey Vermeule

Label
Action versus contemplation : why an ancient debate still matters
Title
Action versus contemplation
Title remainder
why an ancient debate still matters
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Summit & Blakey Vermeule
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book is about the tension and potential balance between the active and contemplative lives--between the "vita activa" and the "vita contemplativa"--Ideals that have been debated since antiquity. The message of this book is that deep human needs call forth both possibilities."--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
N$T
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Summit, Jennifer,
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BD435
LC item number
.S798 2018eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Vermeule, Blakey,
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  • Life
  • Meaning (Philosophy)
  • Ideals (Philosophy)
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Ideals (Philosophy)
  • Life
  • Meaning (Philosophy)
Label
Action versus contemplation : why an ancient debate still matters, Jennifer Summit & Blakey Vermeule
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- From action and contemplation to stress and relaxation -- The action bias and the human condition -- Science and humanities -- Work and leisure -- Public and private -- A life of meaning in a market world -- Conclusion: the university and the world
Control code
1030304205
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (246 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226032375
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
LIBRARY COPY INCLUDES 1-USER PERPETUAL ACCESS TO EBOOK
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
org.bibliovault.9780226032375
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1030304205
Label
Action versus contemplation : why an ancient debate still matters, Jennifer Summit & Blakey Vermeule
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- From action and contemplation to stress and relaxation -- The action bias and the human condition -- Science and humanities -- Work and leisure -- Public and private -- A life of meaning in a market world -- Conclusion: the university and the world
Control code
1030304205
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (246 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226032375
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
LIBRARY COPY INCLUDES 1-USER PERPETUAL ACCESS TO EBOOK
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
org.bibliovault.9780226032375
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1030304205

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