The Life of the Spirit: An Introduction to Philosophy

The Life of the Spirit: An Introduction to Philosophy

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The Life of the Spirit: An Introduction to Philosophy

The Life of the Spirit: An Introduction to Philosophy

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It may render the present volume easier to understand if the author endeavours to sketch in a few words what he aims at accomplishing.

My efforts have been inspired by the strong feeling that the present spiritual situation is highly unsatisfactory, and in particular that there is a sharp opposition which divides mankind and depresses the level of life. The greatness of our age lies in work, in the subjection and shaping of the world of objects to human ends: this work has gained more and more brilliant triumphs, and has altered the whole of our existence. But these triumphs have not been accompanied by a corresponding growth in the content of life and the soul of man. Work directs our efforts towards . . .

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