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Breakfast with Socrates: An Extraordinary…

Breakfast with Socrates: An Extraordinary (Philosophical) Journey Through…

by Robert Rowland Smith

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What does it mean to be awake? What exactly is therapeutic about retail therapy? From getting ready in the morning, through heading to work, going to a party, having sex and falling back to sleep, here is an hour-by-hour commentary on what history's greatest philosophers have said about the meaning behind everything we do.… (more)



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A thought provoking book that delves into the more practical aspects of philosophy and everyday matters in life. Philosophy encompass so much and so many complex thoughts and ideas it is often hard to connect with what it means or where it leads. This book helps in tying these complexities to concrete examples and applications, still not always crystal clear but a bit more relevant. ( )
  knightlight777 | Nov 16, 2015 |
Extremely irritating, like being trapped with a first year philosophy student free-associating half digested philosophical truths at you. For a whole day. ( )
  dazzyj | Jan 21, 2012 |
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Given that Socrates was assassinated by poison, you might think twice before accepting his invitation to breakfast.
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