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Integral polity : integrating nature, culture, society and economy

Author: Ronnie Lessem
Publisher: Burlington : Gower Publishing, [2015]
Series: Transformation and innovation series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Integral spirituality, integral philosophy and the integral age, at an overall or holistic level of consciousness, has become a strong enough idea to form the genesis of a movement over the course of the last half century--and Integral Polity applies this notion to business, economics and enterprise. Using case studies ranging across the globe this review of a newly integral theory and practice provides a new lease  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Lessem, Ronnie.
Integral polity.
Burlington : Gower Publishing, 2014
(DLC) 2014016620
(OCoLC)880374772
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ronnie Lessem
ISBN: 9781472442482 1472442482 9781472442499 1472442490 9781317115458 1317115457
OCLC Number: 902829744
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 357 pages).
Contents: About author --
Prologue: an introduction to integral polity : nature, culture, society, economy --
In pursuit of integrity --
Disintegrated to integral polity --
The origins of political order --
Natural and communal orientation : southern polity --
Natural grounding : constituting Africa --
Natural emergence : tradition and modernity --
Communal navigation: development and auto/centricity --
Natural Rapoko effect : food security at Zimbabwe's Chinyika --
Cultural and spiritual orientation : Eastern polity --
Spiritual grounding : India's human cycle --
Cultural and spiritual emergence : spiral dynamics --
Cultural, political and economic navigation : three/folding --
Conscious, powerful, economic effect : Sri Lanka's sarvodaya --
Technological and societal orientation : northern polity --
Social and political grounding : Europe living in truth --
Emergent innovation : technology, management, aesthetics --
Navigation : self management/cooperative association --
Social and technical effect : integral green Slovenia --
Economic and environmental orientation : western polity --
Environmental and economic grounding : the American soul --
Natural, cultural, social, economic emergence : future primal --
Political and environmental navigation : politics of nature --
Economic and environmental effect : Brazil's curitiba --
Nature, culture, society and economy : centering polity --
Integral ground : Holy Quaran : start sustainable development --
Emergent integral : harmony : sustainable development anew --
Integral navigation : the potential of the Arab spring --
Integral effect : sekem : integral sustainable development --
Epilogue.
Series Title: Transformation and innovation series.
Responsibility: by Ronnie Lessem with Ibrahim Abouleish, Marko Pogacnik and Louis Herman.

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