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The Resource Altruism : the power of compassion to change yourself and the world, Matthieu Ricard ; translated by Charlotte Mandell and Sam Gordon

Altruism : the power of compassion to change yourself and the world, Matthieu Ricard ; translated by Charlotte Mandell and Sam Gordon

Label
Altruism : the power of compassion to change yourself and the world
Title
Altruism
Title remainder
the power of compassion to change yourself and the world
Statement of responsibility
Matthieu Ricard ; translated by Charlotte Mandell and Sam Gordon
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
"The author of the international bestseller Happiness makes a passionate case for altruism -- and why we need it now more than ever,"--Amazon.com
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ricard, Matthieu
Dewey number
171.8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the French
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1985-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mandell, Charlotte
  • Gordon, Sam
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Altruism
  • Empathy
  • Kindness
  • Compassion
Target audience
adult
Label
Altruism : the power of compassion to change yourself and the world, Matthieu Ricard ; translated by Charlotte Mandell and Sam Gordon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in France as Plaidoyer pour l'altruisme by NiL ├ęditions, September 2013"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [701]-849)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is altruism? -- The emergence of altruism -- Cultivating altruism -- Contrary forces -- Building a more altruistic society
Control code
000054918895
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First North American edition.
Extent
ix, 849 pages
Isbn
9780316208246
Lccn
2015935986
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
YBP11807144
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
regular print
Stock number
1383076
System control number
(OCoLC)879583430
Label
Altruism : the power of compassion to change yourself and the world, Matthieu Ricard ; translated by Charlotte Mandell and Sam Gordon
Publication
Note
"Originally published in France as Plaidoyer pour l'altruisme by NiL ├ęditions, September 2013"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [701]-849)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is altruism? -- The emergence of altruism -- Cultivating altruism -- Contrary forces -- Building a more altruistic society
Control code
000054918895
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First North American edition.
Extent
ix, 849 pages
Isbn
9780316208246
Lccn
2015935986
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
YBP11807144
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
regular print
Stock number
1383076
System control number
(OCoLC)879583430

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