Add this book to bookshelf
Grey 902feb64d8b6d481ab8ddda06fbebbba4c95dfa9b7936a7beeb197266cd8b846
Write a new comment Default profile 50px
Grey 902feb64d8b6d481ab8ddda06fbebbba4c95dfa9b7936a7beeb197266cd8b846
Spinner ae25b23ec1304e55286f349b58b08b50e88aad5748913a7eb729246ffefa31c9
How Good People Make Tough Choices Rev Ed - Resolving the Dilemmas of Ethical Living - cover

How Good People Make Tough Choices Rev Ed - Resolving the Dilemmas of Ethical Living

Rushworth M. Kidder

Publisher: HarperCollins e-books

  • 0
  • 1
  • 0

Summary

“A thought-provoking guide to enlightened and progressive personal behavior.”—Jimmy Carter An essential guide to ethical action updated for our challenging times, How Good People Make Tough Choices by Rushworth M. Kidder offers practical tools for dealing with the difficult moral dilemmas we face in our everyday lives. The founder and president of the Institute for Global Ethics, Dr. Kidder provides guidelines for making the important decisions in situations that may not be that clear cut—from most private and personal to the most public and global. Former U.S. senator and NBA legend Bill Bradley calls How Good People Make Tough Choices “a valuable guide to more informed and self-conscious moral judgments.”

Who read this book also read:

  • Hidden Russia: Informal Relations and Trust - cover

    Hidden Russia: Informal...

    Oleg Konovalov, Andrew Laurence...

    • 0
    • 1
    • 0
    Breaking into the Russian market has always been a challenging task, particularly for Western organisations, and personal networks play a crucial role in achieving this. However, personal networks that exist in Russian business remain a mystery.
    Show book
  • Meditation Book - cover

    Meditation Book

    Charla Devereux, Fran Stockel

    • 0
    • 1
    • 0
    Based on the best-selling Book-in-a-Box kits, The Meditation Book will help you to enter a tranquil state and feel completely calm and composed. It tells you all you need to know to make meditation a part of your daily life.
    Show book
  • Summary: How to Succeed in Business Without Working So Damn Hard - Robert Kriegel - cover

    Summary: How to Succeed in...

    BusinessNews Publishing

    • 0
    • 1
    • 0
    The must-read summary of Robert Kriegel's book: "How to Succeed in Business Without Working So Damn Hard: Rethinking the Rules, Reinventing the Game".This complete summary of the ideas from Robert Kriegel's book "How to Succeed in Business Without Working So Damn Hard" shows that it’s possible to be more productive, create more profit and be happier by working less hours, but in a more direct way. This summary takes this principle and splits it into two guidelines: don’t conform, but rethink the way you work, and don’t compete against others. It also breaks down these principles into measures that every businessperson can apply. Exploit your strengths, for example, rather than trying to solve your weaknesses; make a serious effort to halve your number of meetings; look at business ideas outside of your industry, and think how they could be applied. In short, look carefully at your market’s assumptions, and your personal ones, and challenge whether they are effective, could be done more quickly or need to be done at all. Added-value of this summary: • Save time• Understand the key concepts• Increase your business knowledge To learn more, read "How to Succeed in Business Without Working So Damn Hard" and discover how to work better, not harder. 
    Show book
  • Delphi Complete Works of Michel de Montaigne (Illustrated) - cover

    Delphi Complete Works of Michel...

    Michel de Montaigne

    • 0
    • 1
    • 0
    One of the leading philosophers of the French Renaissance, Michel de Montaigne is famous for his ‘Essais’ (Essays), which established a new literary form, merging casual anecdotes and autobiography with serious intellectual insight. This comprehensive eBook presents Montaigne’s complete works, with numerous illustrations, rare texts appearing in digital print for the first time, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1)
     
    * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Montaigne’s life and works* Concise introductions to the texts* All the essays, with an individual contents table* Features THE JOURNAL OF MONTAIGNE’S TRAVELS IN ITALY, SWITZERLAND AND GERMANY — first time in digital publishing* Excellent formatting of the texts* Easily locate the essays you want to read* Includes Montaigne’s letters* Special criticism section, with essays evaluating Montaigne’s contribution to literature* Features a bonus biography - discover Montaigne’s literary life* Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres
     
    Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles
     
    CONTENTS:
     
    The BooksTHE JOURNAL OF MONTAIGNE’S TRAVELS IN ITALY BY WAY OF SWITZERLAND AND GERMANY IN 1580 AND 1581THE ESSAYSTHE LETTERS OF MONTAIGNE
     
    The CriticismMONTAIGNE; OR, THE SKEPTIC by Ralph Waldo EmersonMONTAIGNE AND SHAKSPERE by J. M. RobertsonSHAKSPERE AND MONTAIGNE by Jacob FeisMONTAIGNE AND NIETZSCHE by Charles SaroleaSIEUR DE MONTAIGNE by Andrew LangMONTAIGNE by Virginia Woolf
     
    The BiographyTHE LIFE OF MONTAIGNE by Charles Cotton
     
    Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles or to purchase this eBook as a Parts Edition of individual eBooks
    Show book
  • Mastering Whole Family Assessment in Social Work - Balancing the Needs of Children Adults and Their Families - cover

    Mastering Whole Family...

    Fiona Mainstone

    • 0
    • 1
    • 0
    How do you keep the whole family in mind when carrying out social work assessment? How do you balance the needs of adults and children? How do you ensure that children's welfare and safety are everyone's priority when families face complex difficulties?
    
    Mastering Whole Family Assessment in Social Work brings together what social workers in adult and children services need to know about assessment across both services. With tools and frameworks that make sense of the interface between adult life difficulties, family problems, parenting capacity and children's needs, this practical guide will help social workers to think across professional and administrative divides. Case studies, practice vignettes, exercises and suggestions for further reading are included throughout the book to help the reader consider the well-being of the whole family when conducting and interpreting assessments.
    
    This guide will help social workers to think holistically and work collaboratively both with each other and with families.
    Show book
  • Siddhiprapti: How to Attain Love Wisdom Wealth Happiness and Enlightenment with the Knowledge of the Ancient Hindu Scriptures - cover

    Siddhiprapti: How to Attain Love...

    Robin Sacredfire

    • 0
    • 1
    • 0
    This compilation includes the content of the books “God of Fire”, “The Theory of Everything” and “7 Secrets to Willpower” all of which are authored by Robin Sacredfire. These titles contain a resumed research and analysis based on three ancient Hindu scriptures: The Vedas, The Upanishads and the Bhagavad Gita, showing insights and wisdom with over thirty-two thousand years existence and originating from the mystical underwater city of Dwarka, off the coast of the Indian State of Gujarat, also historically known as the ancient seat of Krishna, hero of the Mahabharata and one of the most important Hindu deities.
    Show book