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By Copthorne Macdonald

ISBN-10: 059520256X

ISBN-13: 9780595202560

Toward Wisdom addresses the character of knowledge, humanity’s want for it, and methods and technique of constructing it. the placement the realm faces this present day is intensely advanced. Long-cherished values have started to clash with one another: fabric convenience vs. an uncontaminated global; financial development now vs. fiscal healthiness for our grandchildren.

Toward Wisdom takes the location that the one approach to make the realm a greater position is to make it a smarter position. knowledge isn't any longer an choice or a frill. We, and the realm, desire wisdom-based analyses of our difficulties by means of wisdom-based motion. long ago, changing into clever was once left to probability; a couple of humans grew to become clever sooner than they died, yet so much didn't. This lackadaisical strategy will now not do. knowledge could be constructed deliberately, and Toward Wisdom indicates us how. The publication examines a number of the key impediments to knowledge; what they're, how they paintings, how they got here to be; and introduces us to thoughts for purchasing past them.

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