The World We Want: New Dimensions in Philanthropy and Social Change
  • The World We Want: New Dimensions in Philanthropy and Social Change
  • The World We Want: New Dimensions in Philanthropy and Social Change

The World We Want: New Dimensions in Philanthropy and Social Change

by Peter Karoff, Jane Maddox
     
 

In The World We Want, Peter Karoff presents a collective vision of an ideal world. The book weaves together multi-sector, multidiscipline strategies, but_in large part_it is about the power of human connection, reinforced by personal stories of motivation and the human capacity for caring. Without ignoring the institutional and cultural obstacles, and the courage

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In The World We Want, Peter Karoff presents a collective vision of an ideal world. The book weaves together multi-sector, multidiscipline strategies, but_in large part_it is about the power of human connection, reinforced by personal stories of motivation and the human capacity for caring. Without ignoring the institutional and cultural obstacles, and the courage needed to face down the dark side of human behavior, Karoff shows how citizen engagement and open source solutions could tip the scale toward a better world.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780759110489
Publisher:
The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group Inc
Publication date:
12/25/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
5.85(w) x 9.01(h) x 0.83(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 1. My Imagined Community Chapter 2 2. Listen to the Voices Chapter 3 3. Paradigms of Change Chapter 4 4. Listening Post: Reflection and Radical Change Chapter 5 5. Intersections Chapter 6 6. Open Sesame: Networks of Cooperation and Open Source Solutions Chapter 7 7. On the Ground Chapter 8 8. Global Challenge Chapter 9 9. The Conscience of a Place: Being of a Community Chapter 10 10. Citizen Lights: Citizenship and Education Chapter 11 11. Building Beloved Community: Spirit and Activism Chapter 12 12. Generosity and Sacred Search: Motivation Chapter 13 13. The World We Want

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