Me to We

Finding Meaning in a Material World
 
 
Touchstone Books (Verlag)
  • erschienen am 25. März 2008
  • |
  • 320 Seiten
 
E-Book
978-0-7432-9839-1 (ISBN)
 
Imagine waking up every morning believing that your actions can make a significant change in the world.

For everyone who has ever yearned for a better life and a better world, Craig and Marc Kielburger share a blueprint for personal and social change that has the power to transform lives one act at a time. Through inspirational contributions from people from all walks of life and moving stories drawn from more than a decade of their experience as international change-makers, the Kielburgers reveal that a more fulfilling path is ours for the taking when we find the courage to reach out.

Me to We is an approach to life that leads us to recognize what is truly valuable, make new decisions about the way we want to live, and redefine the goals we set for ourselves and the legacy we want to leave. Above all, it creates new ways of measuring meaning, happiness, and success in our lives, and makes these elusive goals attainable at last.

After you've absorbed the ideas presented in this book, your life may not end up as you had envisioned. You may not acquire a house on a beach in the Caymans, but you may find your toes grounded in the sand. You may not see an enormous change in your social life, but in your life you may very well see enormous social change. You may not find the person of your dreams, but you will help people young and old go beyond their's. This book will open your eyes and change the way you look at life. Treat it as an invitation: an invitation to discover the power of the Me to We philosophy and to join the growing community of people around the world who are embracing this way of life.

  • Englisch
  • New York
  • |
  • USA
Simon + Schuster Inc.
  • 0,42 MB
978-0-7432-9839-1 (9780743298391)
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Craig Kielburger and Marc Kielburger

Introduction

1 Craig's Story: "I'm Only One Boy!"

2 Marc's Story: "What Kind of Legacy?"

3 A New Look at Home and Happiness

4 Searching for Answers

5 The Me to We Philosophy Takes Shape

6 Benefits for Me

7 Benefits for We

8 Gratitude

9 Empathy

10 Redefining Happiness

11 Creating Community

12 Me to We Decisions

13 Welcome to the Movement

Appendices

The Me to We Organization

The Millennium Development Goals

Notes

About the Contributors

About Free The Children and Leaders Today

Acknowledgments

Index

About the Authors


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