Books to read before leaving college

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The list author says: "I read the book, "Habits of the Heart," and I think is extremely valuable and important for Americans to contemplate as we take our place in our local communities. Other important works added as they come to me."
Habits of the Heart: Individualism and Commitment in American Life
1.  Habits of the Heart: Individualism and Commitment in American Life by Robert N. Bellah
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  "A great book full of insight into the character and sociology of America."
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Man and Woman He Created Them: A Theology Of The Body
2.  Man and Woman He Created Them: A Theology Of The Body by Pope JohnPaul II
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  "A book that will teach you about the meaning of life. You may want to read/listen to Christopher West's text and audio on the subject of Theology of the Body to help understand, as Pope John Paul II writes at a pretty high level. The CD audio series called, "Naked Without Shame" is a great starting place."
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The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change
3.  The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change by Stephen R. Covey
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  "Original sub-title: "Restoring the character ethic"

This one probably would be even more beneficial if read before ENTERING college."
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How to Read a Book: The Classic Guide to Intelligent Reading (A Touchstone book)
4.  How to Read a Book: The Classic Guide to Intelligent Reading (A Touchstone book) by Mortimer Jerome Adler
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  "I'm in the middle of this one and it seems to be headed in the right direction. Although I am reading a 1966 version which is formatted much different than the 1972 version listed on amazon."
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The Practicing Mind: Bringing Discipline and Focus Into Your Life
5.  The Practicing Mind: Bringing Discipline and Focus Into Your Life by Thomas M. Sterner
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  "Very practical book to help with self-discipline and living in the moment."
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