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Falling in Love with Wisdom: American Philosophers Talk about Their Calling

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In this collection of sixty-four memoirs - almost all of them written for this volume - American philosophers attempt to explain why they were drawn to philosophy and the difference it has made in their lives. Many recall a single memorable moment, an epiphany that changed forever the way they thought about themselves and the world around them. Others struggle to identify ...more
Paperback, 272 pages
Published February 1st 1994 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published February 25th 1993)
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I only got about halfway through this one—I thought that it was mostly the same story repeated in each chapter.

One gem, however, is John Murungi's "Smiling". The heart and humor in this piece truly made it memorable.
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