Thought Bites

Some Philosophy Snacks

by Carolyn J. Sweers


Book Details

The Mind at Play

The book provides opportunities for thinking for the sake of thinking. It poses questions and makes thought-provoking observations. It is an invitation to reflect on a variety of philosophical issues such as personal identity, time, death, appearance and reality, God, choices and hopes. The author shares Socrates’ view that it is better to think about important issues than to neglect them.


About the Author

Carolyn J. Sweers

Carolyn J. Sweers is a freelance philosopher who lives in Milwaukee. She has studied and taught philosophy for a good many years, first at New Trier High School in Illinois and later in various older adult education programs in Illinois and Wisconsin. Her motivation has always been to bring philosophical issues into dialogue with the lives and interests of the people she teaches.

Also by Carolyn J. Sweers

Earth, Air, Fire, Water
BORDERLINES: On Words and Silence
Fragments of Possible Meaning
A Mind at Play
Wisdom Quest