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It is a meaningful educational GIFT idea for children, friends, relatives, classmates, students, parents, teachers, other educators, ...
BENEFITS to each individual reader: Many! -- such as for health, work, job, career, success, self-improvement, education, relationships, spirit, mind, well-being, and much more. People around you will benefit, too.
Everyone may find this handbook useful and helpful, regardless of age (from children to oldsters), occupation, rank, status, gender, religious belief, race, nationality, country, or region.
If you are a parent or a teacher, you can learn how to develop good conduct in your children or students from this handbook. Please advise your children or students to read the book. It will result in great benefits for both you and them.
The complete useful conduct principles cover not only what we should do, but also what we should not do -- especially those faults people make often and easily.
This timely, unique, and very important handbook is designed to suit most people, and is self-contained. It is praised as "a compendium of concisely expressed, practical, informative, pertinent, workable advice" by a professional book reviewer.
This book is significantly different and better than competitive works.
Some of its innovative contents may "help solve what the Western culture cannot".
The book's merit and importance have been recognized and praised by many experts, elected public officials, and world leaders.
Research predicts the future human society will become very different. "Facing the new society, we have a new challenge: What is good conduct in the rest of the 21st century?"
Violence has dramatically increased recently in schools, society and the world. The significance of the problem is obvious. The book is regarded as "the very one that can effectively help solve the problem of school violence in a right way" by some experts. "The book will also be effective for violence prevention for the whole society." said some experts. How to make the world peaceful and better -- the book can direct the human beings to a right way. Other kinds of personal and social problems growingly affect individual well-being, too. Now an effective, proper, comprehensive, deep-rooted and permanent solution is needed!
The book offers a right solution to these problems. It not only is to help solve the most important current problems, but also is a must for everyone to be better prepared for personal conduct for the rest of the 21st century. "Good personal conduct is a basis for the good health of society."
The book is praised as "A New and Right 'Bible' for the 21st Century". (It is not a religious book.)
The author, John Newton, holds a Ph.D. from MIT, and does researches at Harvard. His long-term research on "The personal conduct in the human society of the 21st century" resulted in this book.
The book is introduced by Nicer Century World Organization, headquartered beside Harvard University and MIT, two leading institutes of new knowledge and literature. NCWO is an educational, charitable, non-profit, non-partisan, volunteer-supported, and honorary organization; it endeavors to make the 21st century nicer than ever before. To accomplish its mission, NCWO is proud to introduce this book. The Web site of NCWO has been chosen as one of "Top Non Profit Sites Chosen by Type Non Profit Editors".
The publisher is a member of GEM (Gateway to Educational Materials), a project of the U.S. Department of Education. The publisher has a deep commitment to publishing only the best.
Some educational units, ranging from the level of nation or state to individual school or university, have ordered the book as textbook, reference book, gift to students, etc.; or for faculty and/or staff development, book club reading, school wide project, and so on; or as an active action to prevent school violence, to improve education and to benefit students, teachers & parents.
As a result of popular demand, the book has been a top "Featured Item" in some top on-line bookstores in some subjects, such as "Personal Practical Guides" in "Nonfiction" and "Reference", "Conduct" in "Health, Mind & Body", "Life skills guides", "Ethics & Moral Philosophy", ...
Please kindly inform people you know and your local library(ies) (public, private, school, college, institutional, etc.) of the availability of the book. Your effort to make this easy but great & respectable contribution to yourself, to your family and neighborhood, to people you know, and to society and the world will be highly appreciated!
Posted February 6, 2000
The most important books on conduct in the Eastern culture, regarded as the 'Bibles' of that culture, were created some millenniums ago. The situation of the Western culture is similar. Other books of this subject are for the 20th century or earlier, too. The human society of the 21st century will be tremendously different from that 'now', needless to say 'the past'. What is good conduct in the 21st century? 'Complete Conduct Principles for the 21st Century' is exactly the new and right book people need for preparing personal conduct for the new century. Unlike most books of this subject, it is not a religious book, nor is a collection of old conduct rules. It evidently results from Dr. John Newton's long-term research.
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Posted January 8, 2002
I agree with Dr. Tom Carter, the publisher of the book, regarding his Email to me: How to make the world peaceful and better -- The solution can be found in Dr. John Newton's 'Complete Conduct Principles for the 21st Century'. This is what people in the whole world need, especially now.Was this review helpful? Yes NoThank you for your feedback. Report this reviewThank you, this review has been flagged.
Posted February 15, 2000
Having already read numerous books on conduct and education for my professional need, I am delighted to see some special features of 'Complete Conduct Principles for the 21st Century' by Dr. John Newton. Some of them have already been mentioned by other reviewers. Here I like to share my view with people regarding only the following two points, although there are many other special features which have not yet been mentioned by reviewers. First. I am particularly interested in the materials associated with the Eastern culture in the book, which few books of this subject cover. The Western people really need to read those. They may help solve the problems the Western culture can not. Furthermore, Dr. Newton carefully and wonderfully blended some best concepts, minds, souls and spirits in both the Eastern and the Western cultures (the two are quite different), and generated some unprecedented results. These will be needed by the new human society in the 21st century, and may also help solve some important and difficult problems. Second. While most other books of this subject are too lengthy and verbose and/or with too many special terminologies, this book is well designed to suit most people. Frankly speaking, in the new century most people will be too busy to patiently read and digest a whole serious book. To them, regarding conduct, an easy, simple, clear, convenient and self-contained handbook is more useful and helpful. The book is just so designed. This is praiseworthy.Was this review helpful? Yes NoThank you for your feedback. Report this reviewThank you, this review has been flagged.
Posted January 24, 2000
How astonished and sad when we, the Americans, heard an item of school violence news! These endless tragedies happened again and again in the past several years. Today's students will be tomorrow's pillars of the state. Thus this is really the most important national crisis our nation is facing! In fact, this problem will spread into many other countries in the 21st century if they do nothing to prevent it. Can the problem of school violence be solved? How can it be solved? Gun control? School security actions? I agree on Dr. John Newton's foresight: the most effective and proper way to solve the problem is appropriate conduct education. 'Complete Conduct Principles for the 21st Century' by Dr. John Newton is the very book that can effectively help solve the problem of school violence in a right way. If students, teachers and parents can learn the conduct principles in this book well, then that 'unsolvable' problem will be solved. It is not difficult at all to learn them, because this book is a simple, easy, clear, convenient and self-contained handbook, well designed to suit most people.Was this review helpful? Yes NoThank you for your feedback. Report this reviewThank you, this review has been flagged.
Posted January 17, 2000
The 21st century --- what an exciting century! However, it is also a dangerous one! The rates of drug abuses, suicide, mental illnesses, crimes and so on, have tremendously increased for the last half century (small fluctuations are neglected). By a scientific measurement of people's minds, they have been going in the negative direction. If we do not act, in the 21st century human beings will have very bad consequence. Indeed, the human society in the new century will be very different than that now. Facing the new society, we really have the new challenge: What is good conduct in the 21st century? Hence, 'Complete Conduct Principles for the 21st Century' by Dr. John Newton is definitely needed by people now. It not only helps solve some most important problems, but also helps people prepare appropriate conduct for the 21st century. Understandably, good conduct induces many benefits for each person. Dr. John Newton is the first scholar that scientifically discusses, in this book, the relation between conduct and health and points out good conduct may benefit health, based on his long-term research. This is one of many novel points of this book. The conduct principles in this book are complete, while other books of the same subject are not. They cover not only what a person should do but also what any one of us should not do --- especially about the faults people make frequently and easily and particularly in the 21st century. I agree with Dr. Newton, inspiredly, and wish to share my view with all people --- let's work together to build a nicer century!Was this review helpful? Yes NoThank you for your feedback. Report this reviewThank you, this review has been flagged.