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Sustaining Activism / Addressing Burn-Out

Active Hope
Active Hope How to Face the Mess We're in Without Going Crazy By Macy, Joanna Book - 2012 303.4 MACY All copies in use Availability details
The Green Boat
The Green Boat Reviving Ourselves in Our Capsized Culture By Pipher, Mary Bray Book - 2013 303.4 PIPHER All copies in use Availability details
Healing the Heart of Democracy
Healing the Heart of Democracy The Courage to Create A Politics Worthy of the Human Spirit By Palmer, Parker J. Book - 2011 320.973 PALMER All copies in use Availability details
The Spiritual Activist
The Spiritual Activist Practices to Transform your Life, your Work, and your World By Horwitz, Claudia Book - 2002 291.4 HORWITZ
The Wisdom of Wilderness
The Wisdom of Wilderness Experiencing the Healing Power of Nature By May, Gerald G. Book - 2006 615.851 MAY All copies in use Availability details
Self-nurture Learning to Care for Yourself as Effectively as You Care for Everyone Else By Domar, Alice D. Book - 2001 305.42 DOMAR Available in some locations
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Activism both fuels and drains a person and research on self care and burn-out prevention is growing as social movements aim to help keep participants engaged... If you're working on a social action project, what helps you keep at it when things are hard?

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