By Thomas E. Wartenberg
This hot and captivating quantity casts a spell on grownup readers because it unveils the unusually profound philosophical knowledge contained in kid's photograph books, from Dr Seuss's Sneetches to William Steig's Shrek!. With a mild contact and strong humor, Wartenberg discusses the philosophical rules in those vintage tales, and gives mom and dad with a realistic start line for discussing philosophical matters with their young children. available and multi-layered, it solutions questions like, Is it ok for adults to misinform young children? what is the distinction among announcing the Mona Lisa is a brilliant portray and vanilla is your favourite taste? each one bankruptcy comprises illustrations commissioned specially for this book.
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A Sneetch is a Sneetch and Other Philosophical Discoveries: Finding Wisdom in Children's Literature by Thomas E. Wartenberg