Worth a Look: Empathetic Smart Civilization

Collaboration Zones, Communities of Practice, IO Sense-Making, Methods & Process, Reform, Worth A Look
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Phi Beta Iota: this specific book is rocketing around Reuniting America, Transpartisan (Left) and Post-Partisan (Right) circles, the 50 million or so Americans–possibly more now–that consider themselves Cultural Creatives.  This book will be reviewed here in a week or two.  Below are related books with links to their review page and from there to their Amazon page.  Put simply, conscious evolution is an information-sharing problem, nothing more or less.  You liberate and enrich people in the aggregate by connecting them (cell phones) and then empowering them (access to free information).

See also:

Review: Evolutionary Activism by Tom Atlee

Nonzero–The Logic of Human Destiny

Society’s Breakthrough!–Releasing Essential Wisdom and Virtue in All the People

The Populist Moment–A Short History of the Agrarian Revolt in America

Escaping the Matrix–How We the People can change the world

Momentum–Igniting Social Change in the Connected Age

The Blank Slate–The Modern Denial of Human Nature

The Great Turning–From Empire to Earth Community

Everything Is Miscellaneous–The Power of the New Digital Disorder

The leadership of civilization building–Administrative and civilization theory, symbolic dialogue, and citizen skills for the 21st century

Holistic Darwinism: Synergy, Cybernetics, and the Bioeconomics of Evolution

The Living Universe

Review: The Genius of the Beast–A Radical Re-Vision of Capitalism

Not by Genes Alone: How Culture Transformed Human Evolution

Conscious Evolution: Awakening Our Social Potential

Global Mind Change–The Promise of the 21st Century

New World New Mind–Moving Toward Conscious Evolution (Paperback)

Pedagogy of Freedom–Ethics, Democracy, and Civic Courage

The Tao of Abundance–Eight Ancient Principles for Living Abundantly in the 21st Century

Mapping the Moral Domain: A Contribution of Women’s Thinking to Psychological Theory and Education

Conscious Globalism: What’s Wrong with the World and How to Fix It

How to Change the World–Social Entrepreneurs and the Power of New Ideas, Updated Edition

The Lessons of History

Philosophy and the Social Problem–The Annotated Edition

The Next Catastrophe–Reducing Our Vulnerabilities to Natural, Industrial, and Terrorist Disasters

The Collapse of Complex Societies

Leadership and the New Science–Discovering Order in a Chaotic World Revised

Where Have All the Leaders Gone?

The Upside of Down–Catastrophe, Creativity, and the Renewal of Civilization

Integral Consciousness and the Future of Evolution

The Pirate’s Dilemma–How Youth Culture Is Reinventing Capitalism

The End of Money and the Future of Civilization

The Design of Business–Why Design Thinking is the Next Competitive Advantage

Out of Poverty: What Works When Traditional Approaches Fail

Great Peacemakers: True Stories from Around the World

Peace–A History of Movements and Ideas

DVD: Humanity Ascending Series Part 1: OUR STORY featuring Barbara Marx Hubbard

Work in Progress Free Online:

Book: INTELLIGENCE FOR EARTH–Chapter 16 Loaded