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The Resource Triumph of the heart : forgiveness in an unforgiving world, Megan Feldman Bettencourt

Triumph of the heart : forgiveness in an unforgiving world, Megan Feldman Bettencourt

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Triumph of the heart : forgiveness in an unforgiving world
Title
Triumph of the heart
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forgiveness in an unforgiving world
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Megan Feldman Bettencourt
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eng
Summary
"The author embarks on a quest to understand the complex idea of forgiveness, drawing on the latest research showing that forgiveness can provide a range of health benefits, from relieving depression to decreasing high blood pressure. Through several remarkable stories of people who have managed to forgive in the toughest of circumstances, she shows us how people are able to do it, where they find the courage, and the profound sense of freedom they feel afterward."--Publisher information
Summary
"The author embarks on a quest to understand the complex idea of forgiveness, drawing on the latest research showing that forgiveness can provide a range of health benefits, from relieving depression to decreasing high blood pressure. Through several remarkable stories of people who have managed to forgive in the toughest of circumstances, she shows us how people are able to do it, where they find the courage, and the profound sense of freedom they feel afterward"--
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10440022
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Bettencourt, Megan Feldman
Dewey number
155.92
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
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Forgiveness
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adult
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forgiveness in an unforgiving world
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Triumph of the heart : forgiveness in an unforgiving world, Megan Feldman Bettencourt
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-255) and index
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Contents
Introduction: How I reluctantly discovered forgiveness and why I set out to explore it -- 1. The heart of darkness : how two lives were taken and two friends were made -- 2. The science : is forgiveness natural, and does it provide health benefits? -- 3. Making amends : the role of redemption -- 4. A reckoning of origins : forgiving our parents -- 5. The ecology of trust : forgiveness in intimate relationships -- 6. A touch of grace : forgiveness as a spiritual (and secular) practice -- 7. The survivor : how one woman forgave the "unforgivable" in Rwanda -- 8. Chain reaction : the institutional habits that spread forgiveness in schools and communities -- 9. Living peace : how innovative international programs are setting the stage for forgiveness between longtime adversaries -- 10. Orange-yellow streams of light : a forgiveness ceremony -- Appendix : Forgiveness practices
Control code
000058880515
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxii, 262 pages
Isbn
9781594632631
Lccn
2014048570
Media category
unmediated
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rdamedia
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  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)893895244
Label
Triumph of the heart : forgiveness in an unforgiving world, Megan Feldman Bettencourt
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-255) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: How I reluctantly discovered forgiveness and why I set out to explore it -- 1. The heart of darkness : how two lives were taken and two friends were made -- 2. The science : is forgiveness natural, and does it provide health benefits? -- 3. Making amends : the role of redemption -- 4. A reckoning of origins : forgiving our parents -- 5. The ecology of trust : forgiveness in intimate relationships -- 6. A touch of grace : forgiveness as a spiritual (and secular) practice -- 7. The survivor : how one woman forgave the "unforgivable" in Rwanda -- 8. Chain reaction : the institutional habits that spread forgiveness in schools and communities -- 9. Living peace : how innovative international programs are setting the stage for forgiveness between longtime adversaries -- 10. Orange-yellow streams of light : a forgiveness ceremony -- Appendix : Forgiveness practices
Control code
000058880515
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxii, 262 pages
Isbn
9781594632631
Lccn
2014048570
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)893895244

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