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The Little Book of Big Thoughts By Simon May

The Little Book of Big Thoughts by Simon May

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Uses deceptively simple aphorisms as a springboard to make us think more broadly and deeply about the everyday world. Allows us to think through problems and throw light on areas as diverse as love, pride, gratitude, evil and even thought itself.

The Little Book of Big Thoughts Summary

The Little Book of Big Thoughts: A Handbook of Aphorsims by Simon May

This book uses deceptively simple aphorisms as a springboard to make us think more broadly and deeply about the everyday world. It allows us to think through problems and throw light on areas as diverse as love, pride, gratitude, evil, and even thought itself.

About Simon May

Dr Simon May is a Fellow in Philosophy at Birkbeck College, University of London. His aphorisms draw not only on his wide philosophical learning, but also on his experience outside of academia, in international politics and business. He has been a close advisor to various world statesmen, held senior positions in the European Union and served on the board of directors of both public and private companies.

Table of Contents

'Everyone can think. Thinking is not the preserve of writers or high-flyers or academic philosophers. In fact, some of the world's greatest sages, such as Jesus, Socrates and the Buddha, were none of these things: they left no writings; they had no worldly possessions and they certainly had no philosophy degrees...' Simon May; In this original collection, Dr Simon May uses deceptively simple aphorisms as a springboard to make us think more broadly and more deeply about the modern everyday world. Whether humorous or serious, he aims to catch our minds off guard. Allowing us to think through problems and throw light on areas as diverse as love, gratitude, pride, evil and even thought itself...

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GOR001579437
9781843581505
1843581507
The Little Book of Big Thoughts: A Handbook of Aphorsims by Simon May
Used - Very Good
Paperback
John Blake Publishing Ltd
2005-06-10
126
N/A
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