By Stanley L. Jaki
Stanley Jaki's explosive productiveness -- his paintings runs to greater than 40 books and hundreds and hundreds of articles -- canvasses quite a lot of appropriate issues, so much significantly the historical past of technology. during this highbrow autobiography Jaki displays at the process his considering, and he asks in what feel the spiritual components he holds pricey may also advertise scholarship, really within the delicate box of technological know-how and faith. the answer's set forth in a mixture of topical and chronological meditations of price to an individual pursuing educational paintings at the present time. The e-book concludes with a whole record of Jaki's publications.
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