The Intellectual Life (Paperback)

Its Spirit, Conditions, Methods

By A. G. Sertillanges, Mary Ryan (Translator)

Catholic University of America Press, 9780813206462, 264pp.

Publication Date: August 28, 1992

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"Fr. Sertillanges's teachings are as timeless as any truths which describe the genuine nature of things. . . . This book is highly recommended not only for intellectuals, but also for students and those discerning their vocation in life."--New Oxford Review

" This] is above all a practical book. It discusses with a wealth of illustration and insight such subjects as the organization of the intellectual worker's time, materials, and his life; the integration of knowledge and the relation of one's specialty to general knowledge; the choice and use of reading; the discipline of memory; the taking of notes, their classification and use; and the preparation and organization of the final production."--The Sign