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Another State of Mind

Perspectives from Wisdom Traditions on Management and Business

Authors: van Hoof, Bertine

Editors: Blomme, R., Hoof, B. van (Eds.)

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About this book

By returning to the source and the source texts, this book deepens the understanding of certain important ideas and notions which affect our present thinking. In Wisdom in Business, the authors go back in history to answer the question: How can one act wisely in the spirit of the present age?

About the authors

Robert J. Blomme is a Full Professor of Organization Behavior at Nyenrode Business University and Director of the Nyenrode Center for Leadership and Management Development.

Bertine van Hoof is the founder of Wisdom in Business, an institution in the Netherlands which conducts teachings and publications on wisdom traditions and its translation into the management practice and business. She has a long-term experience in guiding individuals, teams and organizations in transitions and harvesting their talents.

Reviews

'Without being religious, Another State of Mind brings together practices, principles and perspectives from various philosophical, spiritual and religious traditions and connects them meaningfully to much-needed wisdom in doing business in the complex twenty-first century world. This book is a great contribution to the wisdom literature.'

Prasad Kaipa, author of the international bestseller From Smart to Wise


Table of contents (25 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Blomme, Robert J. (et al.)

    Pages 3-13

  • An Interview with Lama Yeshe Sangmo

    Hoof, Bertine (et al.)

    Pages 14-21

  • The Art of Living According to Ecclesiastes

    Verkerk, Maarten (et al.)

    Pages 25-36

  • Why Dōgen Now? Lessons from Zen Buddhism for Management

    Roshi, Ōtani Tetsuō (et al.)

    Pages 37-49

  • The Ignition of Spinoza’s Enlightenment: A Perspective from a Practitioner on Leadership

    Aartman, Louis

    Pages 50-61

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eBook $99.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-42582-9
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Hardcover $125.00
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  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $120.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-349-49063-9
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  • This title is currently reprinting. You can pre-order your copy now.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Another State of Mind
Book Subtitle
Perspectives from Wisdom Traditions on Management and Business
Authors
Editors
  • R. Blomme
  • B. van Hoof
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-42582-9
DOI
10.1057/9781137425829
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-42580-5
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-49063-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXV, 355
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