Shop Class as Soulcraft

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  • Author : Matthew B. Crawford
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Pages : 246 pages
  • ISBN : 9780143117469
  • Rating : 3/5 from 20 reviews
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Shop Class as Soulcraft

Shop Class as Soulcraft
  • Author : Matthew B. Crawford
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 22 October 2021
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A philosopher and mechanic extolls the virtues of manual labor, describing how the satisfactions and challenges of creating with one's own hands promotes a sense of connection to life that office work suppresses.

Shop Class as Soulcraft

Shop Class as Soulcraft
  • Author : Matthew B. Crawford
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 28 May 2009
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A philosopher/mechanic's wise (and sometimes funny) look at the challenges and pleasures of working with one's hands Called "the sleeper hit of the publishing season" by The Boston Globe, Shop Class as Soulcraft became an instant bestseller, attracting readers with its radical (and timely) reappraisal of the merits of skilled manual labor. On both economic and psychological grounds, author Matthew B. Crawford questions the educational imperative of turning everyone into a "knowledge worker," based on a misguided separation of

The World Beyond Your Head

The World Beyond Your Head
  • Author : Matthew B. Crawford
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Release : 31 March 2015
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A groundbreaking new book from the bestselling author of Shop Class as Soulcraft In his bestselling book Shop Class as Soulcraft, Matthew B. Crawford explored the ethical and practical importance of manual competence, as expressed through mastery of our physical environment. In his brilliant follow-up, The World Beyond Your Head, Crawford investigates the challenge of mastering one's own mind. We often complain about our fractured mental lives and feel beset by outside forces that destroy our focus and disrupt our

Study Guide

Study Guide
  • Author : Supersummary
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 07 September 2019
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SuperSummary, a modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, offers high-quality study guides for challenging works of literature. This 45-page guide for "Shop Class as Soulcraft" by Matthew B. Crawford includes detailed chapter summaries and analysis covering 8 chapters, as well as several more in-depth sections of expert-written literary analysis. Featured content includes commentary on major characters, 25 important quotes, essay topics, and key themes like The Importance of the Stochastic Arts and Problems in Modern Education.

Why We Drive

Why We Drive
  • Author : Matthew B. Crawford
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release : 09 June 2020
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From the author of the landmark Shop Class as Soulcraft, a brilliant, first-of-its-kind celebration of driving as a unique pathway of human freedom, one now critically threatened by automation. "A thoughtful, entertaining, and substantive work about the joys of driving." —Wall Street Journal Once we were drivers, the open road alive with autonomy, adventure, danger, trust, and speed. Today we are as likely to be in the back seat of an Uber as behind the wheel ourselves. Tech giants are

Museums and the Working Class

Museums and the Working Class
  • Author : Adele Chynoweth
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 29 September 2021
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Museums and the Working Class is the first book to take an intersectional and international approach to the issues of economic diversity and class within the field of museum studies. Bringing together 16 contributors from eight countries, this book has emerged from the significant global dialogue concerning museums’ obligation to be inclusive, participate in meaningful engagement and advocate for social change. As part of the push for museums to be more accessible and inclusive, museums have been challenged to critically examine

The Demise of the Library School

The Demise of the Library School
  • Author : Richard J. Cox
  • Publisher : Library Juice Press, LLC
  • Release : 22 October 2021
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In The Demise of the Library School, Richard J. Cox places the present and future of professional education for librarianship in the debate on the modern corporate university. The book is a series of meditations on critical themes relating to the education of librarians, archivists, and other information professionals, playing off of other commentators analyzing the nature of higher education and its problems and promises.

The I and the Eye

The    I    and the    Eye
  • Author : Pragyan Rath
  • Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing
  • Release : 25 May 2011
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The paradigmatic moment of the opposition between the verbal and the visual arts may be seen in Lessing's treatise on the Laocoön sculptural group, written in 1766; a moment that is identified within a historical framework of modern aesthetics that begins

Age of Anxiety

Age of Anxiety
  • Author : Anthony M. Wachs,Jon D. Schaff
  • Publisher : Lexington Books
  • Release : 29 November 2019
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Age of Anxiety: Meaning, Identity, and Politics in 21st Century Film and Literature analyzes literature and films that speak to our age of anxiety resulting from the decline of narratives that provided individuals with a meaningful human life. The authors argue that the twentieth-century sought to free individuals from the constraints of authoritative cultural traditions and institutions, liberating the autonomous self. Yet this has given rise to anxiety rather than liberation. Instead of deriving one’s sense of purpose from

The Routledge Companion to Automobile Heritage Culture and Preservation

The Routledge Companion to Automobile Heritage  Culture  and Preservation
  • Author : Barry L. Stiefel,Jennifer Clark
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 13 December 2019
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The Routledge Companion to Automobile Heritage, Culture, and Preservation explores automotive heritage, its place in society, and the ways we might preserve and conserve it. Drawing on contributions from academics and practitioners around the world and comprising six sections, this volume carries the heritage discourse forward by exploring the complex and sometimes intricate place of automobiles within society. Taken as a whole, this book helps to shape how we think about automobile heritage and considers how that heritage explores a

My River Chronicles

My River Chronicles
  • Author : Jessica DuLong
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 08 September 2009
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After journalist Jessica DuLong was laid off from her dot-com job, her life took an unexpected turn. A volunteer day aboard an antique fireboat, the John J. Harvey, led to a job in the engine room, where she found a taste of home she hadn’t realized she was missing. Working with the boat’s finely crafted machinery, on the waters of the storied Hudson, made her wonder what America is losing in our shift away from hands-on work. Her

The Folklorist in the Marketplace

The Folklorist in the Marketplace
  • Author : Willow G. Mullins,Puja Batra-Wells
  • Publisher : University Press of Colorado
  • Release : 08 November 2019
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The Folklorist in the Marketplace brings together voices from multiple disciplines to consider how economics shape—and are shaped by—folk groups and academic disciplines. The authors ask how folk and folklorists can productively comment on the economic structures they inhabit. As trade, technology, and geopolitics have led to a rapid increase in the global spread of cultural products like media, knowledge, objects, and folkways, there has been a concomitant rise in fear and anxiety about globalization’s dark other

Take and Read

Take and Read
  • Author : Paul G. Doerksen
  • Publisher : Wipf and Stock Publishers
  • Release : 22 September 2016
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Take and Read is a collection of essays first presented as oral theological reflections on books, written to stimulate conversations among diverse groups of readers, which included farmers, physicians, teachers, poets, novelists, scientists, people involved in business, finance, relief work, and many other walks of life, ranging in age from twenty-something to eighty. These reflections introduce and offer samples of theological readings of a variety of books. The result is a collection of essays addressing a wide range of topics

The Laughing Dead

The Laughing Dead
  • Author : Cynthia J. Miller,A. Bowdoin Van Riper
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 20 May 2016
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Hybrid films that straddle more than one genre are not unusual. But when seemingly incongruous genres are mashed together, such as horror and comedy, filmmakers often have to tread carefully to produce a cohesive, satisfying work. Though they date as far back as James Whale’s Bride of Frankenstein (1935), horror-comedies have only recently become popular attractions for movie goers. In The Laughing Dead: The Horror-Comedy Film from Bride of Frankenstein to Zombieland, editors Cynthia J. Miller and A. Bowdoin Van