Marietta McCarty (Piedmont Virginia Community College) has written a new guide book for parents and educators who want to share the enduring ideas of the “biggest minds”—thinkers like Plato, the Dalai Lama, and the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.—with the “littlest minds,” meaning the minds of children. She believes that children have an innate ability to explore the ideas of the world’s greatest philosophers.
Also: Is reincarnation possible? In his book, Life before Life, Jim Tucker (University of Virginia) examines 40 years of research into the claims of over 2,500 children who say they remember past lives.