Action Versus Contemplation

Action Versus Contemplation

Why An Ancient Debate Still Matters

Book - 2018
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"This book is about the tension and potential balance between the active and contemplative lives--between the "vita activa" and the "vita contemplativa"--ideals that have been debated since antiquity. The message of this book is that deep human needs call forth both possibilities."--Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2018.
ISBN: 9780226032238
Characteristics: 246 pages ; 21 cm
Additional Contributors: Vermeule, Blakey - Author


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