The Hidden Gifts of Helping
How the Power of Giving, Compassion, and Hope Can Get Us Through Hard TimesBook - 2011
The world's religions affirm it to be so and recent research acrossa number of disciplines tell us that "Helping others not onlybenefits those we assist but is good for us as well." The recentand astonishingly generous outpouring of help and donations inresponse to the earthquake in Haiti is a clear demonstration ofthis phenomenon, but what if we could be convinced to make helpingothers a way of life, even when times are hard? Post is author of the widely praised Why Good ThingsHappen to Good People Filled with inspirational anecdotes about the transformativepower of doing good The author is a leader in the study of altruism, compassion,and love as well as the President of the Institute for Research onUnlimited Love Beautiful packaging, ideal for gift giving
The Hidden Gifts of Helping Others will leave you withthe unshakable feeling that the world is an essentially goodplace.
Publisher: San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, c2011.
Edition: First edition
Branch Call Number: 205.677 POST S
Characteristics: xiii, 200 pages ; 19 cm.