The Wisdoms of the World

"Where is the life we have lost in living? Where is the wisdom we have lost in knowledge? Where is the knowledge we have lost in information?" T. S. Eliot.

Course Description
Required and Recommended Reading
Dictionary Definitions
Student Comments
Hebrew Wisdom Literature
The Chinese Traditions
Hindu Jnana-Yoga
Buddhist Prajna-Paramita
Islam and Sufism
Non-Literate Traditions
Gnosticism, ancient and modern
The American Transcendentalists
Modern Philosophy
Modern Science
Post Modern Wisdom?
Wisdom in Popular Culture
Miscellaneous Links
Proverbs and Aphorisms on Wisdom