This book is about education, learning, rational inquiry, philosophy, science studies, problem solving, academic inquiry, global problems, wisdom and, above all, the urgent need for an academic revolution.
The Urgent Need for an Academic Revolution (Author)
In this lucid and provocative book, Nicholas Maxwell argues convincingly that we need urgently to bring about a revolution in universities round the world so that their basic aim becomes wisdom, and not just knowledge.
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At Our Wits' End Why We're Becoming Less Intelligent and What it Means for the Future Edward Dutton