Final Word

December 1, 1995

This week's Final Word comes from one of the oldest known scriptures:

"This is the great never-born Spirit of man, enjoyer of the food of life, and giver of treasure. He finds this treasure who knows this. This is the great never-born Spirit of man, never old and immortal. This is the Spirit of the universe, a refuge from all fear."

The winner of last week's competition, who correctly identified Thomas Nagel's The View from Nowhere , is Ian Chowcat of Sheffield.

Please login or register to read this article.

Register to continue

Get a month's unlimited access to THE content online. Just register and complete your career summary.

Registration is free and only takes a moment. Once registered you can read a total of 3 articles each month, plus:

  • Sign up for the editor's highlights
  • Receive World University Rankings news first
  • Get job alerts, shortlist jobs and save job searches
  • Participate in reader discussions and post comments
Register

Have your say

Log in or register to post comments

Most commented

Recent controversy over the future directions of both Stanford and Melbourne university presses have raised questions about the role of in-house publishing arms in a world of commercialisation, impact agendas, alternative facts – and ever-diminishing monograph sales. Anna McKie reports

3 October

Sponsored