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Development, Humanitarian Aid, and Social Welfare
Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: Cornelia C. Walther
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-27 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book examines how human behavior is shaped by our aspirations, emotions, thoughts and sensations, and conversely, how the experiences that result from our behavior impact ourselves, others and the planet. Based on an analysis of the constant interplay between these four layers, it offers practical solutions to systematically induce
Development and Connection in the Time of COVID-19
Language: en
Pages: 177
Authors: Cornelia C. Walther
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-01 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book looks at the COVID-19 pandemic and its likely aftermath through a four-dimensional prism - aspirations, emotions, thoughts, and sensations to understand human behavior. That perspective opens possibilities to turn the current crisis into an opportunity for positive change; because systematically influencing the various components of our being, individually
Humanitarian Work, Social Change, and Human Behavior
Language: en
Pages: 156
Authors: Cornelia C. Walther
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-19 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book is based on the view that human existence results from the interplay of four dimensions: mind, heart, body and soul, which find their expression in thoughts, emotions, sensations and aspirations. By combining theory and praxis, including personal lessons learned during the author’s two decades of humanitarian work in
Leadership for Social Change and Development
Language: en
Pages: 149
Authors: Cornelia C. Walther
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-18 - Publisher: Springer Nature

The book offers perspectives from change makers. It is intended to inspire readers to get involved in the pursuit of social transformation. The objective of is to make the causes and consequences, and the added value, of inclusive social change tangible. Using real life stories that draw on the power
Re-defining Children’s Participation in the Countries of the South
Language: en
Pages: 117
Authors: Graciela Tonon
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-06-09 - Publisher: Springer Nature

The focus of this book is centered on the participation of children in countries of the South. In this sense, it will review the possibilities of children's participation, as well as their forms of participation in different contexts of daily life. There has been a tendency to underestimate children’s role