By Stanley L. Jaki
Stanley Jaki's explosive productiveness -- his paintings runs to greater than 40 books and 1000s of articles -- canvasses a variety of proper themes, such a lot significantly the background of technology. during this highbrow autobiography Jaki displays at the process his pondering, and he asks in what experience the spiritual elements he holds pricey may also advertise scholarship, quite within the delicate box of technological know-how and faith. the answer's set forth in a mix of topical and chronological meditations of price to a person pursuing educational paintings this present day. The publication concludes with an entire record of Jaki's publications.
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A Mind's Matter: An Intellectual Autobiography by Stanley L. Jaki