"Roots Of Empathy" by Ashoka Fellow Mary Gordon
Roots of Empathy
Literature Worth Reading ... Stimulate Thinking!
Mary Gordon, Founder of Roots of Empathy and Seeds of Empathy, a Member of the Order of Canada Teaching empathy and providing a long term solution to bullying.
Child development theorists etc
Mary Gordon ~ Roots of Empathy for Children of All Ages
"Microfranchising: How Social Entrepreneurs Are Building a New Road to Development" by Nick Sireau, Ashoka UK Fellow
Books we're Reading
"on empathy and the origins of cruelty." a compelling study about a lack of empathy being the root of all "evil," and how a lack of empathy allows some humans to treat others as objects.
"Make Poverty History: Political Communication in Action" by Nick Sireau, Ashoka UK Fellow
"Handheld computers for doctors" by Mohammad Al-Ubaydli, Ashoka UK Fellow
books you'll wish would never end
Books to read
46 Brilliant Short Novels You Can Read In A Day...read a book about reading a book a day...now I'm feeling challenged to do just that. Have read about 5 of these books already.
Teaching Empathy by bringing a baby into the classrooms of young children.
Time to head to the library..
This is amazing and terrifying at the same time... Fahrenheit 451 book design
The most exciting new voices in fiction, nonfiction, and poetry in 2015. #awordfromJoJo #books
Oprah.com says you must read #LayItonMyHeart by end of summer! @O_Magazine @angelapneuman @HMHbooks "Biting yet optimistic, this first novel will knock you sideways with its Southern charm and quiet humanity." — Natalie Beach, O, The Oprah Magazine
Read 5 of these http://www.janetcampbell.ca/
The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
Born for Love: Why Empathy Is Essential--and Endangered by Bruce D. Perry, Maia Szalavitz
26 Very Important Nonfiction Books You Should Be Reading I don't normally do a lot of non-fiction, but some of these look really interesting.
book cover by Ben Shahn: illustrated by Ben Shahn