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A path appears : transforming lives, creating opportunity

Author: Nicholas D Kristof; Sheryl WuDunn
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 2015. ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First Vintage Books editionView all editions and formats
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"From the authors of the #1 New York Times best-selling Half the Sky, a unique and essential narrative about making a difference in the world--a roadmap to becoming a conscientious global citizen. Equal in urgency and compassion to Half the Sky, this galvanizing new book from the acclaimed husband and wife team is even more ambitious in scale: nothing less than a deep examination of people who are making the world a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nicholas D Kristof; Sheryl WuDunn
ISBN: 0345805100 9780345805102
OCLC Number: 904036585
Description: xii, 382 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn.

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"From the authors of the #1 New York Times best-selling Half the Sky, a unique and essential narrative about making a difference in the world--a roadmap to becoming a conscientious global citizen. Equal in urgency and compassion to Half the Sky, this galvanizing new book from the acclaimed husband and wife team is even more ambitious in scale: nothing less than a deep examination of people who are making the world a better place, and the myriad ways we can support them, whether with a donation of five dollars or five million, an inkling to help or a useful skill to deploy. With scrupulous research and on-the-ground reporting, the authors assay the art and science of giving--determining the current most successful local and global aid initiatives (on issues from education to inner-city violence to disease prevention), evaluating the efficiency and impact of specific approaches and charities, as well as fundraising. Most compellingly, perhaps, they show us how particular people have made a difference, and offer practical advice on how best each of us can give and what we can personally derive from doing so"--

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