The last lecture /Material type: BookPublisher: New York : Hyperion, c2008Edition: 1st ed.Description: x, 206 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.ISBN: 9781401323257; 1401323251.Subject(s): Pausch, Randy | Computer scientists -- United States -- Biography | Cancer -- Patients -- United States -- Biography | Death -- Psychological aspectsOnline resources: Publisher description | Contributor biographical information
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Introduction -- The last lecture -- Really achieving your childhood dreams -- Adventures... and lessons learned -- Enabling the dreams of others -- It's about how to live your life -- Final remarks -- Acknowledgments.
The author, a computer science professor diagnosed with terminal cancer, explores his life, the lessons that he has learned, how he has worked to achieve his childhood dreams, and the effect of his diagnosis on him and his family.