New York Times Columnist, NPR Commentator & Author of "Road to Character"
Road to Character
This excellent book includes a cogent summary of the evolution of Western thought and philosophies.
IdeaGram of the Cultural Shift and Summary of the Evolution of Western Thought and Philosophies
The two written pages that are diagrammed are an amazing explanation of the evolution described.
As proposed at the conclusion of David Brooks book on the Road to Character. This IdeaGram is in the process of being created.
"Human beings seek a life of purpose, meaningfulness, righteousness, virtue and NOT just one of pleasure." Enjoy this perspective on life...
(David's Ted Talk)
Link to David's Ted Talk How to live a life of depth and meaning over success and achievement. One way to begin the journey is by asking yourself one simple, yet difficult, question, "Am I living for my résumé or my eulogy?"
(Buy David's Book)
This is an excellent book in many ways. The scope that is presented includes the development of Western philosophies, biographical analysis of unique characters in history and David Brooks own evolution.