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The last lecture

Author: Randy Pausch; Jeffrey Zaslow
Publisher: Sydney : Hachette Livre Australia, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A lot of professors give talks titled "The Last Lecture." Professors are asked to consider their demise and to ruminate on what matters most to them. And while they speak, audiences can't help but mull the same question: What wisdom would we impart to the world if we knew it was our last chance? If we had to vanish tomorrow, what would we want as our legacy?
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Randy Pausch; Randy Pausch
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Randy Pausch; Jeffrey Zaslow
ISBN: 9780733623318 073362331X
OCLC Number: 223462101
Description: 206 pages ; 19 cm
Contents: I. The Last Lecture --
II. Really Achieving Your Childhood Dreams --
III. Adventures ... and Lessons Learned --
IV. Enabling the Dreams of Others --
V. It's About How to Live Your Life --
VI. Final Remarks.
Responsibility: Randy Pausch with Jeff Zaslow.

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A lot of professors give talks titled "The Last Lecture." Professors are asked to consider their demise and to ruminate on what matters most to them. And while they speak, audiences can't help but mull the same question: What wisdom would we impart to the world if we knew it was our last chance? If we had to vanish tomorrow, what would we want as our legacy?

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