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Our New Monk Monthly Musing Selection November 2009

Paul Hawken is a friend of Charity Focus, renowned entrepreneur, visionary environmental activist, founder of Wiser Earth and author of many books — most recently “Blessed Unrest”.

Recently he was presented with an honorary doctorate of humane letters by University…

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The Four Agreements

San Rafael, CA: Amber-Allen Publishing,          1997. ISBN-10: 1878424319, ISBN-13: 9781878424310

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Nonviolent Communication: A Language of Life

Encinitas, CA: PuddleDancer Press, 2003

ISBN-10: 1892005034

ISBN-13: 9781892005038

Pages: 222

“In Nonviolent Communication: A Language of Life, Marshall Rosenberg shows us how to reach beneath the surface and discover what is alive and vital within us, and how all

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The Story of B: An Adventure of the Mind and Spirit

New York: Bantam            Books, 1996. ISBN-10: 055310053X

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Sacred Contracts: Awakening Your Divine Potential

New York: Harmony Books, 2001

ISBN-10: 0517703920

ISBN-13: 9780517703922

Pages: 430

“Caroline Myss, author of the New York Times bestsellers Anatomy of the Spirit and Why People Don’t Heal and How They Can, presents an

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The Death of Nature: Women, Ecology, and the Scientific Revolution

HarperSanFrancisco, 1990

ISBN-10: 0062505955

ISBN-13: 9780062505958

Pages: 348

“How the scientific revolution sanctioned the exploitation of nature, commercial expansion, and the subjugation of women… A crucial first step toward illuminating the complexities of the woman/nature relationship as it informs the…

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The Great Divorce: A Dream

HarperSanFrancisco, 2001

ISBN-10: 0060652950

ISBN-13: 9780060652951

Pages: 146

“In The Great Divorce C.S. Lewis again employs his formidable talent for fable and allegory. The writer, in a dream, boards a bus on a drizzly afternoon and embarks on an incredible voyage

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The Great Turning: From Empire to Earth Community

San Francisco/Bloomfield, CT: Berrett-Koehler Publishers/Kumarian, 2006

ISBN-10: 1887208080

ISBN-13: 9781887208079

Pages: 402

“Here is the book we’ve been waiting for. We are not doomed to domination and suicidal competition. We can choose another story. This is the ‘Great Turning.’”

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Agenda for a New Economy: From Phantom Wealth to Real Wealth

San Francisco: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, 2009

ISBN-10: 1605092894

ISBN-13: 9781605092898

Pages: 196

“Our hope lies not with Wall Street, Korten argues, but with Main Street, which creates real wealth from real resources to meet real needs. He outlines an agenda

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The Essential Rumi

San Francisco:         HarperSanFrancisco, 1995. ISBN-10 0062509586

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