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The heart aroused : poetry and the preservation of the soul in corporate America / David Whyte.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM BF637.S8 W46 1994 (Text) 00000105818777 General book Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 158.1 WHY (Text) 31951002409826 2nd Floor - Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0385423500
  • ISBN: 9780385423502
  • Physical Description: xii, 307 pages ; 20 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Currency Doubleday, 1994.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-304).
Formatted Contents Note:
The path begins: inviting the soul to work -- Beowulf: power and vulnerability in the workplace -- Fire in the Earth: toward a grounded creativity -- Fire in the voice: speaking out at work -- Fionn and the salmon of knowledge: innocence and experience in corporate America -- Taking the homeward road: the soul at midlife -- Coleridge and complexity: facing what is sweet and what is terrible -- The soul of the world: toward an ecological imagination.
Summary, etc.:
David Whyte makes the reading of poetry a matter of life and death. His writings have moved me and changed me. If corporations would listen to him they would not only be better places to work, they would make money.
Subject: Success.
Work environment > Poetry.
Self-actualization (Psychology)
Quality of work life.
Conduct of life.

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