shopping cart
nothing in cart
 
browse by subject
new releases
best sellers
sale books
browse by author
browse by publisher
home
about us
upcoming events
Sep 23rd - Extension COURSE ONE - Lacan from the Beginnings [tps&i]
Sep 26th - Extension COURSE THREE - Discussing Netflix Series with Psychoanalysts [tps&i]
Oct 1st - ISSTD Toronto 2021 - Changing Landscapes: Transforming the Way We Understand and Treat Complex Trauma [ISSTD]
Oct 5th - Extension COURSE TWO - Understanding of Work Groups Through the Psychoanalytic Lens [tps&i]
Oct 25th - 68th annual meeting of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Atlanta, GA [AACAP]
schools agencies and other institutional orders (click here)
Now open for browsing 12-6 Mon-Sat and 12-5 Sunday for three people at a time. Pickups still from 9 to 6, Monday to Saturday. Free shipping across Canada for orders over $75. Please read our Covid-19 statement here.
Join our mailing list! Click here to sign up.
Child Honouring : How to Turn This World Around
Raffi Cavoukian and Sharna Olfman (Eds) | Foreword by the Dalai Lama
Homeland Press / Softcover / 2012-04-01 / 0986644609
Infant, Child & Adolescent / Sociology
price: $20.00 (may be subject to change)
313 pages
Not in Stock, usually ships in 3-6 business days

Sharna Olfman joins Raffi Cavoukian to introduce his original philosophy, Child Honouring—a compassionate revolution in values, a children-first approach to global restoration.

This remarkable anthology outlines the unprecedented threats to life at this defining moment in history, and offers a novel and systemic remedy for societal transformation based on honouring our youngest and “most valuable players.” Contributors from across many disciplines include renowned child development author Penelope Leach, Nobel Prize nominee Lloyd Axworthy, celebrated cultural historian Riane Eisler, bestselling author Barbara Kingsolver, and ecological economist Ron Colman.

Child Honouring is a corrective lens that, once we look through it, allows us to question everything from the way we measure economic progress to our stewardship of the planet; from our physical treatment of children to the corporate impact on their minds and bodies; from rampant consumerism to factory schooling. It offers a proactive developmental approach to creating sustainable societies.

As a creed that crosses all faiths and cultures, Child Honouring is a unifying idea: a central organizing principle for a culture of peace. This book will inspire thought—and provoke action—by all who read it.

Reviews:

"I entirely agree with Raffi Cavoukian that children everywhere are like the seeds of the future of our world."
His Holiness the Dalai Lama

“Child Honouring should be studied by world leaders in politics and industry, as well as by school boards and teachers.”
Robert Bateman, OC, renowned artist

“A wonderful movement that calls to the hearts of all of us.”
Gary Zukav, author of The Seat of the Soul

“No initiative I know carries more galvanizing power of truth.”
Joanna Macy, author of World As Lover, World As Self

Contributing Authors:

Joan Almon, Ray Anderson, Mark Anielski, Lloyd Axworthy, Joel Bakan, Varda Burstyn, Fritjof Capra, Raffi Cavoukian, Ronald Colman, Heather Eaton, Riane Eisler, Matthew Fox, Mary Gordon, Stanley I. Greenspan, Barbara Kingsolver, David C. Korten, Philip J. Landrigan, Penelope Leach, Susan Linn, Graça Machel, Ron Miller, Sharna Olfman, Stuart G. Shanker, Sandra Steingraber, Paulo Wangoola, Lorna B. Williams

Caversham Booksellers
98 Harbord St, Toronto, ON M5S 1G6 Canada
(click for map and directions)
All prices in $cdn
Copyright 2020

Phone toll-free (800) 361-6120
Tel (416) 944-0962 | Fax (416) 944-0963
E-mail [email protected]
Hours: 9-6 Mon-Sat / 12-5 Sun (EST)

search
Click here to read previous issues.
authors
Dalai Lama XIV
other lists
Infant, Child & Adolescent
Sociology