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Matthew B. Crawford

Matthew B. Crawford is a philosopher and mechanic. Currently a fellow at the Institute for Advanced Studies in Culture at the University of Virginia, he owns and operates Shockoe Moto, an independent motorcycle repair shop in Richmond, Virginia.

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    • Shop Class as Soulcraft

    • An Inquiry into the Value of Work
    • By: Matthew B. Crawford
    • Narrated by: Max Bloomquist
    • Length: 6 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
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    On both economic and psychological grounds, author Matthew B. Crawford questions the educational imperative of turning everyone into a "knowledge worker," based on a misguided separation of thinking from doing. Crawford presents an articulated call for self-reliance....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • a worthwhile read multiple times over

    • By Yon on 06-06-19

    Regular price: $21.00

    • The World Beyond Your Head

    • On Becoming an Individual in an Age of Distraction
    • By: Matthew B. Crawford
    • Narrated by: Robert Fass
    • Length: 9 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 190
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    The World Beyond Your Head makes sense of an astonishing array of common experience, from the frustrations of airport security to the rise of the hipster....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Do Androids Dream of Electric Things/Aware People?

    • By Darwin8u on 05-25-15

    Regular price: $27.99

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