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A Global Citizen

Letter to My Descendants Part 2

by Niels Aage Skov

  • 281 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Southern Denmark .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modern - 20th Century,
  • Personal Memoirs,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages267
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9171060M
    ISBN 108776741532
    ISBN 109788776741532

    Books shelved as global-citizen: An Ishmael of Syria by Asaad Almohammad, Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond, The End of. The book looks at movements such as Black Lives Matter and at how we can all help to protect human rights through activation. The I'm a Global Citizen series explores the concept of 'Global Citizenship': recognising that the world we live in is unfair and unequal, but promoting individual and collective action to challenge and change this. Each.

      Billed as a young adult novel, this book is a must-read for all ages. It considers both the continuous spate of killings of unarmed black men and boys in America, as well as the women and girls who are also affected by this immense loss. Read More: 13 Books Every Global Citizen Should Read This Spring. “Exit West,” Mohsin Hamid, March 7.   Global citizenship offers hope for embracing a mindset that can ensure the future sustainability of our planet, and all of its living forms. In , Makiguchi published his book.

      'Global Citizen from Gulmi' recounts Kul Chandra Gautam's journey from a remote village in Nepal, lacking schools, roads and electricity, to the highest ranks of UNICEF. By turns serious, amusing and poignant, it shares the highs and the lows of an illustrious career spanning three contains candid anecdotes about Gautam's /5(5).   This book is encouraging and informative, which is exactly what an aspiring global citizen needs. My only complaint about the book (other than its being in dire need of an update) is that the examples are very limited. I found myself wanting to hear from many more global citizens with different paths. Thus my idea for a future tome/5.


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