ROBERT DARNTON ~ THE CASE FOR BOOKS

~ IHNBS ~ Information Has Never Been Stable

~ RLLFC-BTFTTTDTO-BOIBITEM ~ Research Libraries Last For Centuries – Better To Fortify Them Than To Declare Them Obsolete – Because Obsolescence Is Built Into The Electronic Media

~ AT’BD’BTAES ~ All Texts “Born Digital” Belong To An Endangered Species

~ TOWDNMHIETPTO ~ The Obsession With Developing New Media Has Inhibited Efforts To Preserve The Old

~ N-IUTBWFTGR-NIIWBTGR ~ News – It Used To Be Written For The General Reader – Now It Is Written By The General Reader

KARL POLANYI ~ THE GREAT TRANSFORMATION

~ ‘ED’GUHPASHOEHQ-TCFHDAMR ~ “Economic Determinism” Greatly Underestimates Human Potential And Strips Humans Of Essential Human Quality – The Capacity For Honour, Decency And Moral Responsibility

~ TBTTHOHIGBLWAIOHWAAITMASIE ~ The Belief That The History Of Humanity Is Governed By Laws Which Are Independent Of Humanity’s Will And Action Is The Most Absurd Superstition In Existence

~ AESTDNCSCINGAFEA ~ Any Economic System That Does Not Consider Social Costs Is Not Giving A Full Economic Accounting

~ HAMNOTSTOPAMWBATLISCAJC ~ Humans Are Motivated Not Only To Secure Their Own Physical And Material Well-Being, But Also To Live In Strong, Cohesive And Just Communities

~ TWNNALF-FMCNHCIBMBATTTTC ~ There Was Nothing Natural About Laissez-Faire – Free Markets Could Never Have Come Into Being Merely By Allowing Things To Take Their Course

~ TMIAACSBOML-DBAFTPCTTEOO ~ “The Market” Is An Artificially Constructed System Based On Man-Made Laws – Designed By And For The Propertied Classes To The Exclusion Of Others

HOWARD GARDNER + MIHALY CSIKSZENTMIHALYI + WILLIAM DAMON ~ GOOD WORK

~ HDWKWAPIDGW? ~ How Do We Know Whether A Person Is Doing Good Work?

~ CV ~ Core Values

~ WSSEMWPAP? ~ Why Should Society Entrust Me With Power And Prestige?

~ WWITPBRTCAW? ~ Which Workers In The Profession Best Realize The Calling And Why?

~ SOMI ~ Sense Of Moral Identity

~ TMT-OWWCLPITMCWBSTHAOI ~ The Mirror Test – Only When We Can Look Proudly In The Mirror Can We Be Said To Have Affirmed Our Identity

~ TUMT-WWIBLTLIAWIEWTBITWTIH? ~ The Universal Mirror Test – What Would It Be Like To Live In A World If Everyone Were To Behave In The Way That I Have?