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Books That Changed My Mind


Angeles Arrien
-The Fourfold Way: Walking the Paths of the Warrior, Teacher, Healer and Visionary

Richard Bach
-Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah

Genevieve Behrend
-Your Invisible Power: The Mental Science of Thomas Troward

Geoffrey Bellman
-The Consultant's Calling: Bringing Who You Are to What You Do

Julia Cameron
-The Artist's Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity

Joseph Campbell
-Transformations of Myth Through Time;
-The Hero with a Thousand Faces

Pema Chodron
-When Things Fall Apart

Deepak Chopra
-The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success: A Practical Guide to Fulfilling Your Dreams

Stephen Covey
-The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change

Mihalyi Czikzentmiyhali
-FLOW: The Psychology of Optimal Experience

Anthony DeMello
-Awareness: The Perils and Opportunities of Reality

T.S. Eliot
-Four Quartets

Merrelyn Emery, Fred Emery and Eric Trist
-Participative Design for Participative Democracy

Buckminster Fuller
-Critical Path

James Gleick
-Chaos: Making a New Science

S.N. Goenka
-The Discourse Summaries, from a ten-day course in Vipassana Meditation

Thomas Hanna
-Somatics: Reawakening the Mind's Control of Movement, Flexibility and Health

John Heider
-The Tao of Leadership

Benjamin Hoff
-The Tao of Pooh

Stuart Kauffman
-At Home in the Universe: The Search for the Laws of Self-Organization & Complexity

Alfie Kohn
-Punished by Rewards: The Trouble with Gold Stars, Incentive Plans, A's, Praise, and Other Bribes

James Kouzes and Barry Posner
-The Leadership Challenge: How to Get Extraordinary Things Done in Organizations

J. Krishnamurti
-Education and the Significance of Life
-Total Freedom: The Essential Krishnamurti

Gregg Levoy
-Callings: Finding and Following an Authentic Life

Crockett Johnson
-Harold and the Purple Crayon

Gareth Morgan
-Images of Organization

Caroline Myss
-The Anatomy of Spirit: The Seven Stages of Power and Healing

Thict Naht Hahn
-The Heart of Understanding
-Transformation and Healing

Harrison Owen
-Spirit: Transformation and Development in Organizations
-Open Space Technology: A User's Guide
-Tales from Open Space
-Expanding Our Now

Elisabet Sahtouris
-GAIA: The Human Journey from Chaos to Cosmos

Peter Schwartz
-The Art of the Long View: Planning for the Future in an Uncertain World

Peter Senge
-The Fifth Discipline: The Art & Practice of the Learning Organization

Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche
-Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism
-The Myth of Freedom

M. Mitchell Waldrop
-Complexity: The Emerging Science at the Edge of Order and Chaos

Marvin Weisbord
-Productive Workplaces: Organizing & Managing for Dignity, Meaning & Community

Margaret Wheatley
-Leadership and the New Science: Learning about Organization from an Orderly

David Whyte
-The Heart Aroused: Poetry and the Preservation of the Soul in Corporate America

Ken Wilber
-A Brief History of Everything
-The Marriage of Sense and Soul: Integrating Science and Religion

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Evolution at Work: A Personal Journey and Public Invitation to Open Space, by Michael Herman (www.michaelherman.com)
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