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The adult years : mastering the art of self-renewal.

Author: Frederick M Hudson
Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : Jossey-Bass ; Hemel Hempstead : Prentice Hall, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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This guide to the adult years presents a vision of maturity as an opportunity for renewal, reorientation and positive change. The author argues that, throughout the life cycle, we keep rearranging  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frederick M Hudson
ISBN: 0787948012 9780787948016
OCLC Number: 1064811590
Notes: Previous ed.: 1991.
Formerly CIP.
Description: 288p. ; 21cm.
Contents: Preface; About the Author; Prologue; Part One: The Emerging Adult; 1. In Over Our Heads; 2. Finding Fulfilment in Cyclical Lives; Table 1. Linear and Cyclical Views; Part Two: The Renewal Cycle: Life Chapters and Life Transitions; 3. An Overview of the Renewal Cycle; Diagram 1. The Renewal Cycle: Life Chapters and Life Transitions; Diagram 2. Ten Life Skills for Sustaining Purpose and Passion in the Renewal Cycle; 4. Life Chapters; Diagram 3. Phase 1 Dreaming, Planning, and Plateauing; Diagram 4. Phase 2 Managing the Doldrums; 5. Life Transitions; Diagram 5. Phase 3 Cocooning: Coming to Terms with Yourself; Diagram 6. Phase 4 Getting Ready for the Next Chapter: A Time for Experimenting; Part Three: The Adult Life Cycle; 6. Meaning and Mission Across the Life Cycle; Diagram 7. The Life Cycle; Diagram 8. The Adult Life Cycle: Eight Versions of Human Purpose; Table 2. Decade Orientations in the Life Cycle; 7. The Twenties, Thirties, and Midlife Transition: Breaking Out, Staking Out, and Making It; 8. The Forties and Fifties: Taking Stock, Individuating, and Enjoying Life; 9. The Sixties, Seventies, Eighties, and Nineties: The Longest and Least-Defined Life Phase; 10. Getting from Here to There: Six Principles of Developmental Change; Table 3. Historical Values; Part Four: Adults and Global Change; 11. Valuing the Global Context: The Adult Challenges of the Twenty-First Century; 12. The Self-Renewing Adult, the Resilient Society: Ten Qualities of Self-Renewing Persons; 13. A New Profession of Adult Mentors and Coaches Notes; Reading List; Index.

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"The most compelling book ever written on personal transition andtransformation. If you are concerned about your own renewal and therenewal of our planet, you must read this book." --James M. Kouzes, Read more...

 
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