Working Together: Producing Synergy by Honoring Diversity

Working Together: Producing Synergy by Honoring Diversity

by Angeles Arrien, Sam Weiss, Sylvia LaFair, Gary Janka
     
 
Working Together gathers some of the best writing on working with diversity. This anthology honors a multiplicity of viewpoints as part of a larger evolutionary shift in expanding the planet’s consciousness. Mikhail Gorbachev describes diversity as a key factor in creating a “new civilization”; anthropologist Riane Eisler proposes a partnership approach between men

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Working Together gathers some of the best writing on working with diversity. This anthology honors a multiplicity of viewpoints as part of a larger evolutionary shift in expanding the planet’s consciousness. Mikhail Gorbachev describes diversity as a key factor in creating a “new civilization”; anthropologist Riane Eisler proposes a partnership approach between men and women; and Suzie Williams offers diversity-based “recipes for synergy.”

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Eighteen articles (two of which were previously published), extol the advantages of cultural diversity. Contributors include well-known figures such as Mikhail Gorbachev, author Riane Eisler, and screenwriter Norman Lear. A sampling of topics includes unity without uniformity, interdependence, the treasures and challenges of diversity for white males, diversity and the human psyche, and leadership diversity. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781886710023
Publisher:
New Leaders Press
Publication date:
09/01/1998
Edition description:
1 ED
Pages:
274
Product dimensions:
6.27(w) x 9.28(h) x 0.86(d)

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