Stell dir vor, eine Gesellschaft frei von Angst

Author: Simon L.F. Kürtz

Publisher: tredition

ISBN: 3842401752

Category: Political Science

Page: 244

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Das Bild, dass die Menschen von einem Konzern, einem Politiker oder einem Superstar haben, ist mit der wichtigste Faktor für deren Erfolg. Aus diesem Grund geben diese ein Vermögen für PR-Berater aus, spenden Gelder für wohltätige Zwecke oder unterstützen die Armen. Sie wollen eine Illusion, eine Vorstellung erschaffen, die sympathisch, erfolgreich und zuverlässig erscheint. Doch wenn man sich diese Bilder einmal genauer betrachtet, fällt dieses Kartenhaus meist sehr schnell in sich zusammen. Genauso haben wir als Gesellschaft ganz bestimmte Vorstellungen und Bilder von uns und unseren Institutionen. Die Kirche steht für das Gute, unsere Institutionen für Sicherheit und Erfolg, Politiker für eine neue Zukunft. Wir glauben zwar eine moderne und zivilisierte Gesellschaft zu sein, aber schon immer wurde diese "Zivilisation" mit den barbarischsten Mitteln verbreitet. Wir predigen Moral, Vernunft und Gemeinsamkeit, doch unser Verhalten entspricht dem in keiner Weise. Wir verstecken unsere Grausamkeit hinter der Moral, unsere Habgier hinter Wohltätigkeitsveranstaltungen und Benefizkonzerten. Wir sind so damit beschäftigt, unsere Fehler und Schwächen zu verstecken, dass wir gar nicht mehr erkennen können, wer wir eigentlich sind. Warum das so ist, und wie wir aus diesen Teufelskreisen ausbrechen können, darum geht es in diesem Buch. Aber Vorsicht, denn alles was ich hier anzubieten habe ist die Wahrheit! Und diese kann für eine "moderne Zivilisation" äußerst unangenehm werden.
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Author: Marija Katic

Publisher: FriesenPress

ISBN: 146021336X

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 40

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How big is your imagination? What would your perfect day look like? What if you become a rock star? What if you have superpowers? Travel along with Angel on her journey as she imagines her perfect day.
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Kreativ fotografieren für Instagram

Author: Annegien Schilling,Eva Reinders

Publisher: Stiftung Warentest

ISBN: 3868512721

Category: Photography

Page: 160

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Annegien Schilling ist ein Instagram-Star. Ihre fantasievollen Selbstporträts begeistern unter dem Account @fetching_tigerss regelmäßig knapp 1 Mio. Follower. In ihrem ersten Buchbegleitet sie ihre Leser durch die verschiedenen Phasen auf dem Weg zu wunderschönen surrealen Bilderwelten. Sie erklärt leicht verständlich, wie sie ihre einzigartigen Fotos konzipiert (Imagine), fotografiert (Shoot) und nachbearbeitet (Create). Ganz ohne teure Kamera oder komplizierte Software. Dieses Buch inspiriert, selbst kreativ zu werden und eigene Ideen auszuprobieren und umzusetzen!
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Author: Marty Martin

Publisher: Xulon Press

ISBN: 1609571452

Category: Education

Page: 118

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About the author Marty Martin has been a children's pastor for eighteen years and worked as a volunteer with children before that. His mother always worked with children at church and in a daycare center, eventually starting a daycare in her home. Marty first started interacting with children in this setting and creating goofy characters to entertain them. Now he is a dad and has five boys of his own who are the best audience to try his silly acts on!
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God Can Do More Than You Ever Dreamed

Author: Margaret Feinberg

Publisher: Thomas Nelson Inc

ISBN: 1418541869

Category: Religion

Page: 113

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The popular Women of Faith Study Guide Series---renowned for its unique combination of personality and truth---offers fresh new messages in four new topical study guides. Women will grow in intimacy with God through this in-depth Bible study.
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Author: Sélan

Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

ISBN: 3831139857

Category:

Page: 164

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Author: N.A

Publisher: Peter Pauper Press, Inc.

ISBN: 1441306706

Category:

Page: N.A

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When John Lennon wrote Imagine, the song that became the anthem of the peace movement, he demonstrated the power of music-of imagination-to move Earth's orbit closer to peace. a vision of peace inspires one's soul to shine ''like gold in dark times,'' as Clarissa Pinkola Estés writes, awakening other souls to catch fire. In this Imagine quote book, famous doers and thinkers from all walks of life motivate us to imagine a world in which peace is possible.
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Author: Sarah L. Thomson

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1442440686

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 40

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Imagine a night when you can ride your bike right up the stairs to your bed. Imagine a night when your toy train rumbles on its tracks out of your room and roars back in, full sized, ready for you to hop on for a nighttime adventure. Imagine a night when a farmer plays a lullaby on his fiddle, and his field of sunflowers begins to dip and sway to the rhythm. Imagine a night when ordinary objects magically become extraordinary...a night when it is possible to believe the impossible. With the intrigue of an Escher drawing and the richness of a Chris Van Allsburg painting, renowned Canadian artist Rob Gonsalves depicts that delicious time between sleep and wakefulness, creating a breathtaking, visual exploration of imagination and possibility that will encourage both children and adults to think past the boundaries of everyday life, and see the possibilities beyond.
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The Art and Science of Creativity

Author: Jonah Lehrer

Publisher: Text Publishing

ISBN: 1921921587

Category: Science

Page: N.A

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Imaginedebuts at Number 1 on the New York TimesBest Seller List Creativity: It’s singing the song that has never been sung and solving the problem that seems impossible. It’s the free verse poem and the mathematical equation, the abstract painter and the patient inventor. It’s the ability to see the world as it is, and then to imagine how it might be. Jonah Lehrer is on a mission to unlock the mysteries of creativity and invention, starting at the source: inside our head. Discover why humans are the creative species, where original ideas come from and how we can learn to generate more of them. Leaping agilely from anecdotes to scientific theories, from Bob Dylan to modernist furniture design and from the benefits of office ping-pong tables to how magicians come up with new tricks, Imaginebrings clarity and insight to the most mysterious function of our brain—creativity. ‘Jonah Lehrer’s new book confirms what his fans have known all along—that he knows more about science than a lot of scientists and more about writing than a lot of writers.’ Malcolm Gladwell
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Author: Elizabeth Best

Publisher: Blake Education

ISBN: 9781865093352

Category: Children's stories

Page: 61

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Under Joe's house is a dark spooky tunnel. Joe leads his friend Peter into the tunnel and he gets the fright of his life. 6 yrs+
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Author: Bart Vivian

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1442445467

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 8144

Add some wonder to daily routines with this vividly illustrated, inspirational picture book featuring a new cover and trim size. “If you can imagine things aren't quite what they seem, and dream of possibilities that only you can dream of, then anything can happen....” So begins this inspiring, poetic book, a celebration of the wonder and innocence of childhood. In a playful back-and-forth, Imagine asks you to envision everyday events as wondrous and magical occurrences. The ordinary scenes of childhood are illustrated in luxurious black-and-white, while the magical settings are in full, vibrant color. With just a twist of the imagination, a little girl looking at a toy dancer becomes a prima ballerina, a boy crossing a log becomes a tightrope walker, and a simple tree house becomes a grand castle. Endless possibilities and creative explorations await. You only have to Imagine.
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Imagine

Author: Jeff Burlingame

Publisher: Enslow Publishing, LLC

ISBN: 9780766036758

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 160

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"A biography of British-born rock-and-roll legend John Lennon, who lived and died in New York City. This book discusses his early life, rise and fall of the Beatles, personal hardships, and legacy"--Provided by publisher.
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A Safari

Author: Darcy Arndt

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 1452016615

Category: Fiction

Page: 36

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Imagine This . . . a Safari! is about Katie. Katie's a five-year-old girl, who loves to use her imagination for adventures everywhere she goes. In this adventure, Katie goes outside to her backyard. Here, she discovers an assortment of wild animals: gazelles, lions, snakes, a gorilla, giraffe and even a rhinoceros! Come and join Katie for an adventure!
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Author: Kathy Picciano

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 1449081134

Category: Fiction

Page: 408

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Author: Alison Lester

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0395669537

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 40

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Invites the reader to imagine what it would be like to live in various locations, such as a house, a jungle, and an icecap, and meet the animals that live there.
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Author: Julia Baird

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1848946511

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 336

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Until now, the true story of John Lennon's childhood has never been told. John's sister Julia has herself been on a personal journey that has made it possible only now to reveal the full extent of the pain and difficulties - as well as the happier times - living inside John Lennon's family brought. Julia reveals the various strong, self-willed and selfish women who surrounded John as he grew up. John was removed from his mother at the age of 5 to live with his Aunt Mimi, and here Julia shows for the first time the cruelty of this decision - to both mother and son, she sheds a new light on his upbringing with Mimi which is often at dramatic odds with the accepted tale. John's frequent visits to his mother and sisters gave him the liveliness, freedom and love he sought and allowed him to develop his musical talents. The tragic death of their mother, knocked down outside Aunt Mimi's house by a speeding car when John was 17, meant that life for him and his sisters would never be the same again. Poignant, raw and beautifully written, IMAGINE THIS casts John Lennon's life in a new light and reveals the source of his emotional fragility and musical genius. It is also one family's extraordinary story of how it dealt with fame and tragedy beyond all imagining.
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Author: Carla Petrell

Publisher: Engelsdorfer Verlag

ISBN: 3954882604

Category: Fiction

Page: 175

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Geschichten zum Träumen und Fantasieren. Das Flüstern des Herzens: Nach einem Ausflug mit der Kindergartengruppe wird eines der Kinder vermisst. Jahrzehnte später leidet die damalige Erzieherin Susanne immer noch unter erdrückenden Schuldgefühlen. Doch was geschah damals wirklich? - Pablos Regenbogen: Als Kind wird Pablo ein kurzer Blick in die Zukunft gewährt. Fortan ist er auf der Suche nach dem, was er damals sah und findet es schließlich dort, wo er es niemals vermutet hätte. - Sternenkind: Cilly wächst in ärmlichen Verhältnissen, ohne jede Zuwendung, auf. Eines Tages hat sie eine zauberhafte Begegnung, die alles verändert. - Außerdem vier überarbeitete "Stories des Monats" von der Website der Autorin.
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Author: Jill Barnett

Publisher: Bell Bridge Books

ISBN: 1935661744

Category: Fiction

Page: N.A

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After years imprisoned on Devil's Island for a murder he never committed, escaped convict Hank Wyatt knows how to survive and believes his luck has finally changed. But when he stows away on board a ship destined to sink, his luck turns bad. He doesn't know if he can last an hour when he is marooned on a deserted island with a beautiful, know-it-all blonde attorney and three orphaned children. Suddenly looking out for number one doesn't seem to be enough. San Francisco attorney Maggie Smith wants to have a good cry. Thoroughly modern, wealthy, and bright, her unwanted holiday turns bad when she is suddenly cast in the role of mother and forced to battle wits and hearts with the most arrogant, pig-headed man she's ever met. Fate has thrown this makeshift family Robinson together, and kismet tosses in a 2000 year-old floating bottle filled with magic. So now is the chance for a love more powerful than they could ever imagine is only a wish away? Father Goose meets Donovan's Reef in this funny and tender historical romance about misfits who find that life might not be so bad after all...if they can do the impossible, and find a way to be family.
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Spitzenleistungen in chaotischen Zeiten

Author: Thomas J. Peters

Publisher: GABAL Verlag GmbH

ISBN: 3869364297

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 472

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"Tom Peters ist zornig, stinksauer und er hat die Nase voll. Gestrichen! Wenn er könnte, würde er uns rütteln und schütteln, damit wir endlich in den Quark kommen und handeln, statt nur zu reden. Re-imagine! ist ein Füllhorn von Ideen, Meinungen, Zitaten, Beispielen und Tipps für eine bessere Businesswelt. Jenseits vom Mittelmaß, jenseits selbstzufriedener Manager, jenseits von Strukturen, die Innovation und Veränderung ausbremsen. Eine Businesswelt, die Fantasie, Fehlerfreudigkeit, Neugier, Schnelligkeit, Verantwortlichkeit und Wertschätzung nicht nur erlaubt, sondern fordert. Die broschierte Neuausgabe enthält ein neues Vorwort von Peters und verzichtet auf das bunte und schrille Design der Originalausgabe. Inhaltlich sind beide Ausgaben – auch in der deutschen ÜberSetzung von Nikolas Bertheau – identisch."
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