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Idealist’s Survival Kit, The

Idealist's Survival Kit, The by Alessandra Pigni
Dec 27, 2016 | 253 Pages
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“Alessandra makes clear that we need to treat ourselves humanely, just as we declare our main aim is to show humanity to others. I commend this book to you most warmly.”—Dr. Hugo Slim, Head of Policy, The International Committee of the Red Cross

“Alessandra Pigni has pioneered the field of care in action.  The Idealist’s Survival Kit is a godsend for every activist and aid worker.”—Michael Edwards, Editor of Transformation

“With bracing honesty and piercing clarity, Alessandra Pigni shows us not only why, but also how, to practice self-empathy for the sake of efficacy.”— Irshad Manji, The Trouble with Islam Today, Founder, Moral Courage Project

“This book is a must-read—not only for those who work for NGOs on the front-line of humanitarian catastrophes, but all those who work in the helping professions throughout the world.”—Mark Williams, Emeritus Professor of Clinical Psychology, University of Oxford

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