[]
[]
We're sorry, the Portable Library Bookmobile will be out of service due to mechanical problems until Tuesday, Dec 2. Our apologies for any inconvenience.
All Library locations will be closed Thursday, Nov 27, in celebration of Thanksgiving. We will re-open for regular hours on Friday, Nov. 28. Looking for something to read, watch, or listen to? Explore our download and streaming resources and share with friends.

Active Hope

How to Face the Mess We're in Without Going Crazy

Macy, Joanna

(Book - 2012)
Average Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5.
Active Hope
 Add a Comment  Add Tags
Print
The challenges we face can be difficult even to think about. Climate change, the depletion of oil, economic upheaval, and mass extinction together create a planetary emergency of overwhelming proportions. Active Hope shows us how to strengthen our capacity to face this crisis so that we can respond with unexpected resilience and creative power. Drawing on decades of teaching an empowerment approach known as the Work That Reconnects, the authors guide us through a transformational process informed by mythic journeys, modern psychology, spirituality, and holistic science. This process equips us with tools to face the mess we're in and play our role in the collective transition, or Great Turning, to a life-sustaining society.
Publisher: Novato, Calif. : New World Library, c2012
ISBN: 1577319729
9781577319726
Branch Call Number: 303.4 MACY
Characteristics: xiv, 272 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Johnstone, Chris 1962-

Opinion

Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

I loved this book. It is so important to draw on resilience and creativity in times of despair. Books like this can be true lifeboats.

I highly recommend this great book...still reading it and think it is masterfully written on a topic that we all need all the help we can get. Keeping yourself sane in this crazy world by loving yourself and loving our planet is the most pressing activity of our times. Macy is a wonderful human being. I have heard her speaking and she embodies the wisdom of our ages.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add a Notice

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Videos

Add a Video

There are no videos for this title yet.

Find it at PPL

  Loading...

Explore Further


Browse the Shelf

Subject Headings


Recommendations

  Loading...

Powered by BiblioCommons.
app16 Version eventuell-fix Last updated 2014/11/24 17:14