Did you know that Peggy L. Chinn, author of Peace and Power: New Directions for Building Community, Eighth Edition, just launched a new blog?
Intended to celebrate peace, understanding, empowerment, growth, and solidarity, the blog's goal is to help personal, local, and global communities interact and make peaceful conflict resolution a practical reality.
Chinn writes on the new blog that,
The first page I have developed for this blog site is the “Concepts” page, which provides a nutshell explanation of the meanings of the concepts of “PEACE” and “Power” in relation to the group process that we call “Peace and Power.”
Read more at http://peaceandpowerblog.wordpress.com/.
About the text
Based on her experiences in classrooms, committees, and workshops, author and nurse educator Peggy Chinn illustrates how every participant in a group can be valued as a leader in Peace and Power: New Directions for Building Community, Eighth Edition. This text is the essential hands-on guide for developing cooperative group processes and overcoming the habits of exclusionary group interactions. A perfect resource for faculty, community groups, committees, and others seeking to promote greater integrity and cooperation in their groups and organizations.
- Proposes how to create group interactions using a more equitable model and advocates reasons for doing so
- Shows how to build meaningful relationships through a nurturing and empowering leadership method
- Illustrates how every person can be powerful and contribute to a group in ways that are often overlooked when the group depends on one engaging leader
- Inspires ways of incorporating peaceful value into work, home, and community
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