Fatherhood: The Dao of Daddy (Philosophy for Everyone) by Michael W. Austin, Lon Nease

By Michael W. Austin, Lon Nease

Foreword by: Adrienne Burgess
Series Editor: Fritz Allhoff

"Fatherhood - Philosophy for Everyone" deals fathers knowledge and sensible recommendation drawn from the annals of philosophy. either thought-provoking and funny, it offers a precious beginning and finishing aspect for reflecting in this an important position.

Address the jobs, reports, ethics, and demanding situations of fatherhood from a philosophical perspective.

Includes essays on Confucius, Socrates, the adventure of African fatherhood, and the point of view of 2 girls writers

Explores the altering function of fatherhood and investigates what it ability to be a father

An perfect supplement to "Motherhood - Philosophy for Everyone" (Wiley-Blackwell, 2010)

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Sie können nach einem Would you like to come by? gleich einen Termin für Ihren Besuch ausmachen. Es kann aber auch ein Anruf sein: Sue, would you like to spontaneously join us for dinner, tonight? Oder es wird Ihnen eine kleine Notiz gemailt: Please join us for a BBQ on Saturday afternoon at the old pier. Formeller ist eine schriftliche Einladung. Example Dear Sue Would you and your partner like to join us for dinner this coming Sunday at five o'clock? We look forward to seeing you then. Sincerely, Cindy and her family Nach einer derartigen Einladung sollte sich Sue bei Cindy melden, sich für die Einladung bedanken und Ihr Kommen telefonisch, schriftlich oder per E-Mail bestätigen.

I got a call from the office of R & D (Research & Development). Their presentation will be postponed. Can everybody please listen? There's been a change for our staff meeting. It will be one hour later. Asking for assistance / Um Hilfe bitten Could you please hand me the minutes of our last annual meeting? Why don't you finish the memo first and then finalize the job advertisement? I need to postpone my meeting with the director of sales. Please call her and let her know. Could you please assist me?

Wollen Sie jedoch vereinbaren, dass jeder für sich zahlt, dann sagen Sie: let's go Dutch. In den meisten Ländern ist das Trinkgeld nicht automatisch im Preis der Speisen mit inbegriffen. Waren Service und Essen in Ordnung, dann gibt man 10-15 % der Rechnung als Trinkgeld. In den USA darf dieser tip auch mal 20 % und mehr ausmachen, wenn der Service ausnehmend gut war. Ist von dem guten Essen noch etwas übrig, dann darf man den Ober gerne um ein doggy bag bitten: The food was excellent but a little bit too much for me.

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