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Coming back to life : the updated guide to The work that reconnects

Author: Joanna Macy; Molly Young Brown
Publisher: Gabriola Island, BC : New Society Publishers, [2014] ©2014
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Joanna Macy and Molly Brown address the anguish experienced by those who would confront the harsh realities of our time. In this fully updated edition of Coming Back to Life, they show how grief, anger, and fear are healthy responses to threats to life, and when honored can free us from paralysis or panic, through the revolutionary practice of the Work that Reconnects. New chapters address working within the  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Macy, Joanna, 1929-
Coming back to life.:
Gabriola Island, BC, Canada : New Society Publishers, [2014] ©2014
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joanna Macy; Molly Young Brown
ISBN: 9780865717756 0865717753
OCLC Number: 875240189
Notes: Revision of: Coming back to life : practices to reconnect our lives, our world / Joanna Macy, Molly Young Brown ; foreword by Matthew Fox. -- Gabriola Island, B.C. : New Society Publishers, 1998.
Description: xxxi, 343 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm
Contents: Message from the Dalai Lama; Foreword; Preface by Joanna Macy; Preface by Molly Young Brown; Chapter 1: To Choose Life; Chapter 2: The Greatest Danger --
The Deadening of Heart and Mind; Chapter 3: The Basic Miracle: Our True Nature and Power; Chapter 4: What Is The Work That Reconnects?; Chapter 5: Guiding The Work That Reconnects; Chapter 6: Coming From Gratitude; Chapter 7: Honoring Our Pain For The World; Chapter 8: Seeing With New Eyes; Chapter 9: Deep Time --
Reconnecting with Past and Future Generations --
Chapter 10: Going Forth; Chapter 11: The Work That Reconnects with Children and Teens; Chapter 12: Learning with Communities of Color; Chapter 13: Meditations for the Great Turning; Appendix A: Chief Seattle's Message; Appendix B: The Bestiary by Joanna Macy; Appendix C: Ethics and Declarations of Rights; Appendix D: Bodywork and Movement and Using the Spiral in Writing Workshops.
Responsibility: Joanna Macy, Molly Brown ; foreword by Matthew Fox.


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