The Anatomy of Peace Book

The Anatomy of Peace


  • Author : Arbinger Institute
  • Publisher : ReadHowYouWant.com
  • Release Date : 2008-11-13
  • Genre: Antiques & Collectibles
  • Pages : 356
  • ISBN 10 : 9781427087560

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Leadership and Self Deception Book
Score: 4
From 18 Ratings

Leadership and Self Deception


  • Author : Arbinger Institute
  • Publisher : ReadHowYouWant.com
  • Release Date : 2008-10
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages : 284
  • ISBN 10 : 9781427087867

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Leadership and Self Deception Excerpt :

This edition tackles the issue of self-deception and provides methodologies to help people overcome it.

The Outward Mindset Book
Score: 4
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The Outward Mindset


  • Author : , The Arbinger Institute
  • Publisher : Berrett-Koehler Publishers
  • Release Date : 2016-06-13
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages : 192
  • ISBN 10 : 9781626567177

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Unknowingly, too many of us operate from an inward mindset—a narrow-minded focus on self-centered goals and objectives. When faced with personal ineffectiveness or lagging organizational performance, most of us instinctively look for quick-fix behavioral band-aids, not recognizing the underlying mindset at the heart of our most persistent challenges. Through true stories and simple yet profound guidance and tools, The Outward Mindset enables individuals and organizations to make the one change that most dramatically improves performance, sparks collaboration, and accelerates innovation—a shift to an outward mindset.

Vietnam  Anatomy of a Peace Book

Vietnam Anatomy of a Peace


  • Author : Gabriel Kolko
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2008-02-21
  • Genre: History
  • Pages : 200
  • ISBN 10 : 9781134721948

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Vietnam Anatomy of a Peace Excerpt :

Vietnam has experienced huge political and economic development since the war. In Anatomy of a Peace, Gabriel Kolko looks at the main economic phases the Communist Party has embarked upon since 1986 and outlines the transition to nascent capitalism. He also explores Vietnam's relations to its neighbours and the US in the light of social and psychological national features. Based on extensive research and over 30 years first hand experience, Anatomy of a Peace is a timely examination of recent history and developing economies in Asia. Gabriel Kolko argues that neither an intentional socialist or market strategy have determined recent Vietnamese history and, in fact, the Communist Party has little control over development during peace time.

The Outward Mindset Book

The Outward Mindset


  • Author : , The Arbinger Institute
  • Publisher : Berrett-Koehler Publishers
  • Release Date : 2019-09-10
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages : 208
  • ISBN 10 : 9781523087310

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The new edition of an international bestseller helps individuals and organizations shift to a new mindset that will improve performance, spark collaboration, accelerate innovation, and make your life and the lives of everyone around you better. Without even being aware of it, many of us operate from an inward mindset, a single-minded focus on our own goals and objectives. This book points out the many ways, some quite subtle and deceptive, that this mindset invites tension and conflict. But incredible things happen when people switch to an outward mindset. They intuitively understand what coworkers, colleagues, family, and friends need to be successful and happy. Their organizations thrive, and astonishingly, by focusing on others they become happier and more successful themselves! This new mindset brings about deep and far-reaching changes. The Outward Mindset presents compelling true stories to illustrate the gaps that individuals and organizations typically experience between their actual inward mindsets and their needed outward mindsets. And it provides simple yet profound guidance and tools to help bridge this mindset gap. This new edition includes a new preface, updated case studies, and new material covering Arbinger's latest research on mindsets. In the long run, changing negative behavior without changing one's mindset doesn't last—the old behaviors always reassert themselves. But changing the mindset that causes the behavior changes everything.

The Anatomy of Peace Book

The Anatomy of Peace


  • Author : Emery Reves
  • Publisher : Pickle Partners Publishing
  • Release Date : 2017-07-11
  • Genre: History
  • Pages : 181
  • ISBN 10 : 9781787206786

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“Open Letter to the American People”, signed by Owen J. Roberts, J.W. Fulbright, Claude Pepper, Elbert D. Thomas, and other dignitaries: “The first atomic bomb destroyed more than the city of Hiroshima. It also exploded our inherited, outdated political ideas. “A few days before the force of Nature was tried out for the first time in history, the San Francisco Charter was ratified in Washington. The dream of a League of Nations, after 26 years, was accepted by the Senate. “How long will the United Nations Charter endure? With luck, a generation? A century? There is no one who does not hope for at least that much luck- for the Charter, for himself, for his work, and for his children’s children. But is it enough to have Peace by Luck? Peace by Law is what the peoples of the world, beginning with our selves, can have if they want it. And now is the time to get it.” The Anatomy of Peace by Emery Reves, first published in 1945, is a book that expressed the world federalist sentiments shared by Albert Einstein and many others in the late 1940s, in the period immediately following World War II. Reves argued that world law was the only way to prevent war, and the fledgling United Nations Security Council would be inadequate to preserve peace because it was an instrument of power, rather than an instrument of law. “I have read THE ANATOMY OF PEACE with the greatest admiration. Your book is, in my opinion, the answer to the present political problems of the world, so drastically precipitated by the release of atomic energy. “It would be most desirable if every political and scientific leader in every country would take a little time to read this book. If this could be brought about, I feel it might avert the disaster of an atomic world war.”—Letter from Albert Einstein to Emery Reves dated October 29, 1945.

The Anatomy of Hope Book
Score: 4
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The Anatomy of Hope


  • Author : Jerome Groopman
  • Publisher : Random House Trade Paperbacks
  • Release Date : 2005-01-11
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages : 272
  • ISBN 10 : 9780375757754

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Why do some people find and sustain hope during difficult circumstances, while others do not? What can we learn from those who do, and how is their example applicable to our own lives? The Anatomy of Hope is a journey of inspiring discovery, spanning some thirty years of Dr. Jerome Groopman’s practice, during which he encountered many extraordinary people and sought to answer these questions. This profound exploration begins when Groopman was a medical student, ignorant of the vital role of hope in patients’ lives–and it culminates in his remarkable quest to delineate a biology of hope. With appreciation for the human elements and the science, Groopman explains how to distinguish true hope from false hope–and how to gain an honest understanding of the reach and limits of this essential emotion.

The Anatomy of Loneliness Book

The Anatomy of Loneliness


  • Author : Teal Swan
  • Publisher : Watkins Media Limited
  • Release Date : 2018-11-06
  • Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Pages : 256
  • ISBN 10 : 9781786781970

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Following in the footsteps of the success of The Completion Process, bestselling author and modern spiritual leader, Teal Swan offers an in-depth exploration and understanding of loneliness. Drawing on her extraordinary healing technique; the Connection Process Teal offers a way to experience connection once again. Loneliness is reaching endemic proportions in our society, reflected by rising suicide rates and increased mental illness. Now, more than ever we need to find a way to connect. Loneliness, is a feeling of separation or isolation, it is not necessarily the same as the physical state of being alone. This book is for people who suffer from loneliness, the kind that cannot be solved by simply being around other people. Their aloneness is a deeply embedded pattern that is both negative and painful; it is often fueled by trauma, loss, addiction, grief and a lack of self-esteem and insecurity. In The Anatomy of Loneliness, Teal identifies the three pillars or qualities of loneliness: Separation, Shame and Fear and goes on to share her revolutionary technique; The Connection Process, a form of intuitive journeying, usually involving two people a ‘receiver’ and a ‘journeyer’. Through a series of exercises each person experiences ‘walls’ and ‘blockages’ as they move through the process both participants face their fears learning from these to reach a place of unconditional love and acceptance.

Anatomy of a Civil War Book

Anatomy of a Civil War


  • Author : Mehmet Gurses
  • Publisher : University of Michigan Press
  • Release Date : 2018-10-22
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages : 192
  • ISBN 10 : 9780472131006

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Anatomy of a Civil War demonstrates the destructive nature of war, ranging from the physical to the psychosocial, as well as war’s detrimental effects on the environment. Despite such horrific aspects, evidence suggests that civil war is likely to generate multilayered outcomes. To examine the transformative aspects of civil war, Mehmet Gurses draws on an original survey conducted in Turkey, where a Kurdish armed group, the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), has been waging an intermittent insurgency for Kurdish self-rule since 1984. Findings from a probability sample of 2,100 individuals randomly selected from three major Kurdish-populated provinces in the eastern part of Turkey, coupled with insights from face-to-face in-depth interviews with dozens of individuals affected by violence, provide evidence for the multifaceted nature of exposure to violence during civil war. Just as the destructive nature of war manifests itself in various forms and shapes, wartime experiences can engender positive attitudes toward women, create a culture of political activism, and develop secular values at the individual level. In addition, wartime experiences seem to robustly predict greater support for political activism. Nonetheless, changes in gender relations and the rise of a secular political culture appear to be primarily shaped by wartime experiences interacting with insurgent ideology.

The Anatomy of Ethical Leadership Book

The Anatomy of Ethical Leadership


  • Author : Lyse Langlois
  • Publisher : Athabasca University Press
  • Release Date : 2011-02-01
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages : 120
  • ISBN 10 : 9781897425749

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Maximizing productivity without regard for human consequences, the quest for profit above all else, the stifling of individual personality and creative expression, a competitive atmosphere-these are the reigning features of the modern workplace. Although many writers have called attention to the debilitating effects of this dehumanization of the working environment, solutions have been less in evidence. In The Anatomy of Ethical Leadership, Lyse Langlois frames the problem in terms of ethics, pointing to the fact that managers are often uncertain how to integrate ethical considerations into their process of decision making. She explores the instrumental, often highly legalistic patterns of thought that pervade modern organizations and proposes instead a new emphasis on dialogue and on modes of reasoning that make room for the complexity of ordinary reality. To that end, she outlines a trajectory for ethical, responsible, and authentic decision making--the TERA model-that managers can use to evaluate workplace situations, taking into account three interrelated ethical perspectives: care, justice, and critique. Leaders who have mastered the art of ethical thinking, she argues, can in turn foster relationships among co-workers that are not only more human but ultimately more productive.

The Anatomy of Silence Book

The Anatomy of Silence


  • Author : Cyra Perry Dougherty
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019-03-08
  • Genre: SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Pages : 226
  • ISBN 10 : 1912157101

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Before #MeToo, there was silence. Let's talk about that silence. The Anatomy of Silence is a collection of voices speaking out loud - often for the first time - about what it means to stay silent, to be silenced, and to break the silence that surrounds sexual violence. About how we are all complicit in creating that silence. It offers an unflinching account of how a culture of shame perpetuates a culture of violence against our bodies--and reflects on what it would take to create a world in which that silence -- once broken -- stays broken.

The Anatomy of Grace Book

The Anatomy of Grace


  • Author : Peter W. Marty
  • Publisher : Augsburg Fortress
  • Release Date : 2022-07-05
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages : 124
  • ISBN 10 : 9781451415964

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* Fifty-two reflections, one for each week of the year, arranged thematically * Powerful for personal reflection, sermon preparation, or small group discussion

The Anatomy of Desire Book
Score: 4
From 4 Ratings

The Anatomy of Desire


  • Author : L. R. Dorn
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2021-05-11
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages : 320
  • ISBN 10 : 9780063041943

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A Publishers Weekly Best Mystery/Thriller of 2021 Audie Award finalist for Multi-Voice Performance For fans of riveting true crime docuseries a la Serial and Making a Murderer, The Anatomy of Desire is a modern tale of crime and punishment exploring unbridled ambition, blinding passion, and the dark side of desire Ambition. Passion. Betrayal. Murder? Claire Griffith has it all, a thriving career, a gorgeous boyfriend, glamorous friends. She always knew she was destined for more than the life her conservative parents preached to her. Arriving in Los Angeles flat broke, she has risen to become a popular fitness coach and social media influencer. Having rebranded herself as Cleo Ray, she stands at the threshold of realizing her biggest dreams. One summer day, Cleo and a woman named Beck Alden set off in a canoe on a serene mountain lake. An hour later, Beck is found dead in the water and Cleo is missing. Authorities suspect foul play, and news of Cleo’s involvement goes viral. Who was Beck? An infatuated follower? Were she and Cleo friends or lovers? Was Beck’s death an accident . . . or murder? Told in the form of an immersive investigative docuseries, L. R. Dorn’s brilliant reimagining of Theodore Dreiser’s classic crime drama, An American Tragedy, captures the urgency and poignance of the original and rekindles it as a very contemporary and utterly mesmerizing page-turner that will keep you guessing... Did she or didn't she?

The Anatomy of Human Destructiveness Book
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

The Anatomy of Human Destructiveness


  • Author : Erich Fromm
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Release Date : 2013-02-26
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages : 576
  • ISBN 10 : 9781480401938

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A study of aggression from the renowned social psychologist and New York Times–bestselling author of The Art of Loving and Escape from Freedom. Throughout history, humans have shown an incredible talent for destruction as well as creation. Aggression has driven us to great heights and brutal lows. In The Anatomy of Human Destructiveness, renowned social psychologist Erich Fromm discusses the differences between forms of aggression typical for animals and two very specific forms of destructiveness that can only be found in human beings: sadism and necrophilic destructiveness. His case studies span zoo animals, necrophiliacs, and the psychobiographies of notorious figures such as Adolf Hitler and Joseph Stalin. Through his broad scholarship, Fromm offers a comprehensive exploration of the human impulse for violence. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Erich Fromm including rare images and never-before-seen documents from the author’s estate.

Anatomy of Violence Book

Anatomy of Violence


  • Author : Professor Belachew Gebrewold
  • Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2013-03-28
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages : 274
  • ISBN 10 : 9781409499213

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Violence connects people – whether directly or indirectly financing violence or by fighting the war against terror. Violent incidents are often deeply rooted in structures and systems. With a focus on Africa, this study examines three structurally interdependent conflict systems to highlight the complexities of transboundary and transregional conflict systems. The systemic approach to studying violence is highly suitable for courses on security, peace and conflict, political sociology and African politics. You will come away from the book with a better understanding of the underlying currents of violent conflicts and thus a clearer idea of how they might be handled.