By Robertson Work,Shabbir Cheema,Jean Houston,Nancy Roof,Bruce Williams,Joy Jinks,Tatwa Timsina,Larry Ward,Terry Bergdall
We are at a turning element within the historical past of civilization. somebody staring at the inside track can comprehend why. Our new release faces the demanding situations of worldwide warming, misogyny, racism, systemic poverty, oligarchy, and extra. a few think that it will result in one of those fascist, environmentally ruined dystopia. Robertson paintings, who has spent many years operating in poverty-stricken villages and constructing international locations, doesn't think all desire is lost.
In this innovative consultant, paintings makes use of his reports with the United international locations and organisations and groups around the globe to stipulate the basics of a compassionate civilization. He argues that it truly is pressing to alter the best way we predict approximately society and proposes six components of transformation to concentration on:
- environmental sustainability
- gender equality
- socioeconomic justice
- cultural tolerance
- participatory governance
Each of those six foundations is important to shape the compassionate civilization paintings envisions. as well as the theoretical issues of one of these society, paintings stocks potent management tips on how to help in making this dream a truth as a stream of routine and as global-local voters. He encourages you to turn into extra conscious of difficulties and chances round you and perform empathetic, potent social activism and take care of self and others.
Anyone could make a distinction. paintings exhibits you precisely the place to begin.
“I strongly suggest this publication for college kids, activists, students, political leaders and electorate of the world.”- Shabbir Cheema, PhD, Senior Fellow, East-West middle, Honolulu, Hawaii
“This e-book is a wonderful paintings of braveness and talent, functional knowhow, and the creative presents of 1 who's sourced in spirit.” - Jean Houston, PhD, writer, a fondness for the Possible
“This e-book merits to be highly influential and skim via all who take care of the way forward for mom Earth.” - Tatwa P. Timsina, PhD, founding father of the Institute of Cultural Affairs (ICA) Nepal
“Robertson matters a hope-filled call-to-action and a roadmap for developing the compassionate civilization.”- pleasure Sloan Jinks, MSW, neighborhood Organizer, founding father of Swamp Gravy
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A Compassionate Civilization: The Urgency of Sustainable Development and Mindful Activism - Reflections and Recommendations by Robertson Work,Shabbir Cheema,Jean Houston,Nancy Roof,Bruce Williams,Joy Jinks,Tatwa Timsina,Larry Ward,Terry Bergdall