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Discussion in 'Books & Publications Forum' started by SaggyWoman, Sep 18, 2014.

  1. SaggyWoman

    SaggyWoman Active Member

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    Do you read books/articles because you agree with them or do you read to be challenged and think through things?
     
  2. matt wade

    matt wade Well-Known Member

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    I read books for entertainment.
     
  3. Rolfe

    Rolfe Well-Known Member
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    I read for education.
     
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    Yes, Yes, Yes and Yes!

    All of the above.

    Rob
     
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    I read books for both educational and entertainment reasons. I read authors I agree with and authors I do not agree with.

    How is a person to think logically about an issue if they only read one side of the issue?
     
  6. JonC

    JonC Lifelong Disciple
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    I typically read to be challenged (often I disagree with the author's perspective).
     
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