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Gardening: Philosophy for Everyone: Cultivating Wisdom (Philosophy for Everyone #38)

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Philosophy and gardens have been closely connected from the dawn of philosophy, with many drawing on their beauty and peace for philosophical inspiration. Gardens in turn give rise to a broad spectrum of philosophical questions. For the green-fingered thinker, this book reflects on a whole host of fascinating philosophical themes.Gardens and philosophy present a fascinatin ...more
Paperback, 249 pages
Published February 14th 2011 by Wiley-Blackwell (first published 2010)
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Alan Williams
To call this a book about garden philosophy is a bit of a stretch.
The book comes across more as a social history of gardening. It contains some interesting commentaries but the title is misleading. Worth a read if you are interested in gardening but there is no deep philosophy here
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Dan O'Brien is a writer and screenwriter. He currently attends a California university and is pursuing a graduate degree in Psychology. He has written over 10 novels, several screenplays and is working on a graphic novel. A philosopher and martial artist, his days are filled with writing and training.
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