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Altruism Can Be Contagious: Contagious Altruism
Altruism inspires more altruism, according to many studies.
Bowling Alone: The Collapse and Revival of American Community
Putnam, Robert D.
Bowling Alone documents the rise and fall of community activity in the twentieth century in the United States and the social changes this reflects. It offers all the evidence, the confirmatory and the...
Interview with Ulli Diemer
Diemer, Ulli; Orchard, Jeff
Jeff Orchard interviews Ulli Diemer about socialism, capitalism, life, and social change.
On Kindness
Phillips, Adam; Taylor, Barbara
A Paradise Built in Hell: The Extraordinary Communities That Arise in Disaster
Solnit, Rebecca
The most startling thing about disasters, according to Rebecca Solnit, is not merely that so many people rise to the occasion, but that they do so with joy. That joy reveals an ordinarily unmet yearni...