A hidden wholeness : the journey toward an undivided life : welcoming the soul and weaving community in a wounded world / Parker J. Palmer.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|John P. Webster Library - West Hartford||BV 4501.3 .P35 2004 (Text to phone)||32545070168279||Adult Nonfiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 0787971006 (alk. paper)
- Physical Description: xiii, 208 p. ; 22 cm.
- Edition: 1st ed.
- Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, c2004. San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, c2004.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||Includes bibliographical references (p. 187-195) and index.|
|Formatted Contents Note:||Images of integrity : living "divided no more" -- Across the great divide : rejoining soul and role -- Explorations in true self : intimations of the soul -- Being alone together : a community of solitudes -- Preparing for the journey : creating circles of trust -- The truth told slant : the power of metaphor -- Deep speaks to deep : learning to speak and listen -- Living the questions : experiments with truth -- On laughter and silence : not-so-strange bedfellows -- The third way : nonviolence in everyday life.|
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A Hidden Wholeness : The Journey Toward an Undivided Life
Parker J. Palmer was born in 1939 in Chicago. He attended Carleton College where he studied Philosophy and Sociology and graduated in 1961. He then went on to complete his Phd in Sociology at UC Berkeley. After graduation, he took a teaching position at Georgetown University and became involved with the Religious Society of Friends at Pendle Hill. He is the founder and Senior Partner of the Center for Courage and Renewal which operates the "Courage to Teach" program for K-12 educators across the country. He has published over one hundred essays and eight books. He has also been recognized with thirteen honorary degrees, two Distinguished Achievement Awards from the National Educational Press Association, and grants from the Danforth Foundation and the Lilly Endowment. Parker Palmer's title's include: The Promise of Paradox: A Celebration of Contradictions in the Christian Life, To Know As We Are Known: Education as a Spiritual Journey, and On the Brink of Everything: Grace, Gravity, and Getting Old. (Bowker Author Biography)