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After the Protests are Heard: Enacting Civic Engagement and Social Transformation

Sharon Welch

Abstract

We are in a struggle for the very soul of democracy, and all that we hold dear - interdependence, reason, compassion, respect for all human beings, and stewardship of the natural world that sustains us,– is under direct, unabashed assault. This book is meant for those who are concerned about dangers to our democracy, and to our social health as a nation. It is for those who desire to work for social justice, and to respond to essential protests by enacting progressive change. The stories offered in this book provide examples of the critical work being done to create generative interdependence: ... More

Keywords: generative interdependence, civic engagement, democracy, racism, racial justice, justice, equality, social engagement, social entrepreneurship, environmental sustainability

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9781479883646
Published to NYU Press Scholarship Online: September 2019 DOI:10.18574/nyu/9781479883646.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Sharon Welch, author
Meadville Lombard Theological School