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A year of living virtuously

Teresa Jordan

A year of living virtuously

weekends off

by Teresa Jordan

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Miscellanea,
  • Life,
  • Conduct of life,
  • Virtues,
  • Biography

  • About the Edition

    Collects essays describing the author"s attempts to live according to a list of traditional virtues compiled by Benjamin Franklin, one week at a time, and one virtue at a time.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementTeresa Jordan
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ1547.5.J67 A3 2014
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 310 pages
    Number of Pages310
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27172458M
    ISBN 101619024276
    ISBN 109781619024274
    LC Control Number2014014420
    OCLC/WorldCa880960056

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    Her books include The Year of Living Virtuously (Weekends Off), inspired by Benjamin Franklin’s list of 13 virtues and the seven deadly sins; the memoir Riding the White Horse Home; and Cowgirls: Women of the American West, one of the earliest books to give voice to contemporary women working on the land. An artist as well as an author. Sell The Year of Living Virtuously: Weekends Off - ISBN - Ship for free! - Bookbyte.


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Based on an online journal of the same name that Jordan undertook in the fall ofthe book uses Benjamin Franklin’s 13 virtues as a starting point/5. The stimulating results are gathered in the engaging and moving collection The Year of Living Virtuously (Weekends Off).” Tom Nolan, THE WALL STREET JOURNAL.

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How to Live Virtuously in Guided by Benjamin Franklin’s list of 13 virtues, the author launched a year-long exploration into how to live a moral life.

p.m. • In her latest book, Utah author Teresa Jordan, right, turns a year-long blog experiment into a thoughtful and personal exploration of virtue and Holman of The King's English Bookshop and Tribune feature writer Ellen Fagg Weist join Jennifer Napier-Pearce to talk about "The Year of Living Virtuously (Weekends Off)" during The Tribune's monthly book-club discussion, Utah.

The Year of Living Virtuously: Weekends Off by Teresa Jordan and Teresa Jordan Overview - It was Benjamin Franklin who came up with the list--temperance, silence, order, resolution, frugality, industry, sincerity, justice, moderation, cleanliness, tranquility, chastity, humility.

The Year of Living Virtuously | Benjamin Franklin was in his early twenties when he embarked on a "bold and arduous project of arriving at moral perfection," intending to master the virtues of temperance, silence, order, resolution, frugality, industry, sincerity, justice, moderation, cleanliness, tranquility, chastity, and.

The Faculty of The Year of Living Brilliantly are extraordinary. They include: Liz Wiseman, author of Multipliers and Thinkers50 thinker. Marshall Goldsmith, world's leading coach and leadership thinker. Dolly Chugh, professor and author of The Person You Mean to Be. In Marchmore than screenings of My Year of Living Mindfully were being planned around the world when COVID19 changed the world.

Instead, my husband and co-director (Jules Harvey) and I decided to partner with education, mental health, mindfulness and academic organisations all around the world for a free, week-long, online premiere.

The Year of Living Virtuously: Weekends Off (Hardcover) By Teresa Jordan. Email or call for price. Hard to Find. Description. Benjamin Franklin was in his early twenties when he embarked on a "bold and arduous project of arriving at moral perfection," intending to master the virtues of temperance, silence, order, resolution, frugality, industry.

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“ The Year of Living Biblically is worth reading. It's a good book about the Good Book. ” –The Oregonian “ A.J. Jacobs is so funny he can make watching his beard grow hilarious.

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Her book "The Year of Living Virtuously (Weekends Off)" is a compliation of the essays that came from these journal entries and provides a modern examination of these qualities and their opposing vices. With philosophical dexterity, she explores, searches and scrutinizes commonplace notions of right and wrong.

Join us on Thursday, Decem at 4 pm for a reading and book signing with visiting author and visual artist Teresa Jordan.

She'll present her new book, The Year of Living Virtuously (Weekends Off). This event is made possible through a partnership with Nevada Humanities, the Nevada Museum of Art, and with support from the Nightingale Family Foundation. The Year of Living Virtuously Weekends Off: One Woman's Search for Meaning in An Ordinary Life (Book): Jordan, Teresa: Collects essays describing the author's attempts to live according to a list of traditional virtues compiled by Benjamin Franklin, one week at a time, and one virtue at a time.

Thoughtful reflections on virtue and vice. Prompted by her blog of the same name, native Wyoming writer Jordan (Field Notes from Yosemite,etc.) collects various postings and essays inspired by Benjamin Franklin’s list of 13 in’s aspiration, undertaken in his early 20s, was to attempt “the bold and arduous project of arriving at moral perfection.”.

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Virtuous definition, conforming to moral and ethical principles; morally excellent; upright: Lead a virtuous life. See more. The Year of Living Biblically: One Man's Humble Quest to follow the Bible as Literally as Possible is a book by A. J. Jacobs, an editor at Esquire magazine, published in The book describes a year that the author said he spent trying to follow all the rules and guidelines he could find in the Bible, which turned out to be more than Esquire editor-at-large Jacobs, who read the entire Encyclopedia Britannica for The Know-It-All (), embarks on his second lofty exploit: a year of living the Bible “as literally as possible.”.

Like David confronting Goliath, Jacobs stood before his ex-girlfriend’s Bible and pledged to spend the following 12 months (much of that time in New York City) exploring biblical.The Year of Living Dangerously, the novel by C.J.

Koch, is a towering disappointment as reading material.I say that as someone who loves the film based on Koch's book--a classic, end-of-summer romance of tremendous passion and sophistication starring Mel Gibson, Sigoruney Weaver and in her Academy Award winning performance as a male Chinese-Australian dwarf, Linda Hunt--but who also /5().