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Essays on Work and Culture

By Mabie, Hamilton Wright

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Title: Essays on Work and Culture  
Author: Mabie, Hamilton Wright
Language: English
Subject: Literature, Literature & thought, Writing.
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Excerpt: If he is a man of business, he must turn a deaf ear to the voices of art; if he writes prose, he must not permit himself the delight of writing verse; if he uses the pen, he must not use the voice. If he ventures to employ two languages for his thought, to pour his energy into two channels, the awful judgment of superficiality falls on him like a decree of fate.

Table of Contents
Table of Contents: Essays On Work And Culture, 1 -- Hamilton Wright Mabie, 1 -- Chapter I. Tool or Man?, 1 -- Chapter II. The Man in the Work, 3 -- Chapter III. Work as Self?Expression, 5 -- Chapter IV. The Pain of Youth, 6 -- Chapter V. The Year of Wandering, 7 -- Chapter VI. The Ultimate Test, 9 -- Chapter VII. Liberation, 10 -- Chapter VIII. The Larger Education, 11 -- Chapter IX. Fellowship, 13 -- Chapter X. Work and Pessimism, 14 -- Chapter XI. The Educational Attitude, 15 -- Chapter XII. Special Training, 17 -- Chapter XIII. General Training, 19 -- Chapter XIV. The Ultimate Aim, 20 -- Chapter XV. Securing Right Conditions, 22 -- Chapter XVI. Concentration, 24 -- Chapter XVII. Relaxation, 25 -- Chapter XVIII. Recreation, 27 -- Chapter XIX. Ease of Mood, 28 -- Chapter XX. Sharing the Race?Fortune, 29 -- Chapter XXI. The Imagination in Work, 31 -- Chapter XXII. The Play of the Imagination, 32 -- Chapter XXIII. Character, 34 -- Chapter XXIV. Freedom from Self?Consciousness, 36 -- Chapter XXV. Consummation, 38


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