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By Joseph P Lawrence
The institutionalization of philosophy within the glossy global has come on the rate of its most crucial predicament: the fulfillment of lifestyles knowledge. those that have ceased to develop (those who imagine they understand) shut their ears to the knowledge of strangers—and Socrates, who stood head to head with loss of life, is the archetypal stranger. His avowal of lack of awareness, Lawrence indicates, is extra wanted than ever in an age outlined by way of technical mastery and specialist knowledge.
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