A philosopher and motorcycle mechanic explains why not everyone should aspire to work behind a desk. He talks about the emotional satisfaction and intellectual demand of making and fixing things with your hands.

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  • Matthew Crawford a fellow at the Institute for Advanced Studies in Culture at the University of Virginia and owner/operator of an independent motorcycle repair shop.

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