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Common Fire: Leading Lives of Commitment in a Complex World

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Publisher Comments:

A landmark study that reveals how we become committed to the common good and sustain such commitments in a changing world.

"A perceptive, groundbreaking analysis of inspired lives, adding to our understanding of skilled compassion, committed citizenry, and lives lived in alignment with a deeper purpose. This is a guidebook for the soul."

—Daniel Goleman, author of Emotional Intelligence "Common Fire is strong and beautiful and wise."

—Jonathan Kozol

Synopsis:

A landmark study that reveals how we become committed to the common good and sustain such commitments in a changing world.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 248-263) and index.

About the Author

Laurent Parks Daloz and Sharon Daloz Parks are fellows at the Whidbey Institute. Cheryl H. Keen and James P. Keen are professors at Antioch College.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780807020050
With:
Keen, Cheryl H.
With:
Parks, Sharon Daloz
With:
Keen, Cheryl H.
Author:
Daloz, Laurent A. Parks
Author:
Daloz, Laurent A.
Author:
Parks, Sharon Daloz
Publisher:
Beacon Press (MA)
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
Non-Classifiable
Subject:
General
Subject:
Psychology
Subject:
Social change
Subject:
Spirituality
Subject:
Conduct of life
Subject:
Political participation
Subject:
Social problems
Subject:
Social participation
Subject:
Spirituality - General
Subject:
General Social Science
Subject:
General Psychology & Psychiatry
Subject:
Psychology : General
Subject:
Civics
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
July 1997
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
8.86x6.22x.84 in. .97 lbs.

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