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Main Title The great turning : from empire to Earth community /
Author Korten, David C.
Publisher Berrett-Koehler ; Kumarian Press,
Year Published 2006
OCLC Number 62085546
ISBN 1887208070; 9781887208079; 1887208089; 9781887208086
Subjects International cooperation. ; Sustainable development. ; Social ethics. ; Humanistic ethics. ; Social justice. ; Human ecology. ; Economic history. ; Internationale samenwerking. ; Sociale rechtvaardigheid. ; Duurzame ontwikkeling. ; Menschheit.--(DE-588)4169436-3 ; Politischer Wandel.--(DE-588)4175047-0 ; Sozialer Wandel.--(DE-588)4077587-2 ; Internationellt samarbete. ; Hêallbar utveckling. ; Social etik. ; Mänsklig etik. ; Samhället--etik och moral. ; Humanekologi. ; Ekonomisk historia. ; Internationale samenwerking.--gtt ; Sociale rechtvaardigheid.--gtt ; Duurzame ontwikkeling.--gtt
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EOAM  JZ1318.K67 2006 Sustainability Collection Region 8 Technical Library/Denver,CO 08/22/2008
Edition 1st ed.
Collation xi, 402 pages ; 25 cm
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 361-379) and index.
Contents Notes Prologue: In search of the possible -- Part I. Choosing our future : The choice -- The possibility -- The imperative -- The opportunity -- Part II. Sorrows of empire : When God was a woman -- Ancient empire -- Modern empire -- Athenian experiment -- Part III. America, the unfinished project : Inauspicious beginning -- People power rebellion -- Empire's victory -- Struggle for justice -- Wake up call -- Prisons of the mind -- Part IV. The great turning : Beyond strict father versus aging clock -- Creation's epic journey -- Joys of earth community -- Stories for a new era -- Part V. Birthing earth community : Leading from below -- Building a political majority -- Liberating creative potential -- Change the story, change the future. The threat of continued warfare to the future of humanity has become dire. The Great Turning explores that threat in detail and provides an equally detailed plan for meeting and overcoming it.
Place Published San Francisco, CA :
PUB Date Free Form c2006.
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 2005055855
Merged OCLC records 170955844
OCLC Time Stamp 20080821161528
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 01919cam 22005534a 45020