The Intellectual Life: Its Spirit, Conditions, Methods
ISBN: 0813206464
EAN13: 9780813206462
Language: English
Publication Date: August 28, 1992
Pages: 264
Dimensions: 0.80" H x 7.10" L x 4.40" W
Weight: 0.60 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
Fr. Sertillanges's teachings are as timeless as any truths which describe the genuine nature of things. . . . This book is highly recommended not only for intellectuals, but also for students and those discerning their vocation in life.-- New Oxford Review This] is above all a practical book. It discusses with a wealth of illustration and insight such subjects as the organization of the intellectual worker's time, materials, and his life; the integration of knowledge and the relation of one's specialty to general knowledge; the choice and use of reading; the discipline of memory; the taking of notes, their classification and use; and the preparation and organization of the final production.-- The Sign