Growing Into Peace
A Manual for Peace-Builders in the 1990s & Beyond
by Mary Perkins
A challenge to think constructively about the future of the human race, and of the planet.
Are people naturally aggressive? Are we damaging the environment beyond repair? Is peace possible?
Mary Perkins challenges us to think constructively about the future of the human race and of the planet by looking at
* the true nature of humanity
* our changing attitude to the environment
* recent developments in world affairs
* the steps we can take now to ensure the survival of the planet
and shows us how we can prepare to live in a peaceful
Mary Perkins is the author of Hour of the Dawn, Day of Glory, Servant of the Glory, Percival the Piano, and co-author (with Philip Hainsworth) of The Bahá'í Faith, the successful introductory book published by Ward Lock Educational. She is particularly interested in writing on Bahá'í subjects for young people and is preparing a life of Bahá'u'lláh as a sequel to Hour of the Dawn.
176 pages, 56 illustrations
21.0 x 13.8 cm. (8.25 x 5.5 in)