Small World Big Ideas: There's an Activist in All of Us and You Don't Have to Shout to be Heard

Small World Big Ideas: There's an Activist in All of Us and You Don't Have to Shout to be Heard

by Satish Kumar
     
 

THERE’S AN ACTIVIST IN ALL OF US AND YOU DON’T HAVE TO SHOUT TO BE HEARD.

That’s the message from internationally respected peace activist SATISH KUMAR, who has been quietly setting the agenda for change for over fifty years. And to prove it, Satish has invited ten of those activists he most admires to join him in sharing their inspiring

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THERE’S AN ACTIVIST IN ALL OF US AND YOU DON’T HAVE TO SHOUT TO BE HEARD.

That’s the message from internationally respected peace activist SATISH KUMAR, who has been quietly setting the agenda for change for over fifty years. And to prove it, Satish has invited ten of those activists he most admires to join him in sharing their inspiring life stories, revealing who or what made them want to change the world and what kind of world they want to help create.

They are green activists and politicians BOB BROWN and CAROLINE LUCAS, climate change campaigner and filmmaker FRANNY ARMSTRONG, conservationists TIM FLANNERY and JANE GOODALL, environmentalists BILL McKIBBEN and VANDANA SHIVA, slow food advocate CARLO PETRINI, environment lawyer POLLY HIGGINS and mind–body healing pioneer DEEPAK CHOPRA. Their illuminating stories will encourage all of us to put our big ideas into action.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781782400738
Publisher:
The Ivy Press
Publication date:
10/15/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
136
File size:
1 MB

Meet the Author

A former Jain monk, SATISH KUMAR hit headlines around the globe in 1962 when he walked from New Delhi to Moscow, Paris, London and Washington, delivering ‘peace tea’ to the countries’ leaders. He is the long-standing editor of the highly respected RESURGENCE magazine, and co-founder of the SCHUMACHER COLLEGE, which educates its students in eco-consciousness and the means for effective change.

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