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The Resource This I believe : the personal philosophies of remarkable women and men, edited by Jay Allison and Dan Gediman ; with John Gregory and Viki Merrick ; photographs by Nubar Alexanian ; editorial team, Gladys Chang Hardy ... [and others] ; [foreword by Studs Terkel]

This I believe : the personal philosophies of remarkable women and men, edited by Jay Allison and Dan Gediman ; with John Gregory and Viki Merrick ; photographs by Nubar Alexanian ; editorial team, Gladys Chang Hardy ... [and others] ; [foreword by Studs Terkel]

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This I believe : the personal philosophies of remarkable women and men
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This I believe
Title remainder
the personal philosophies of remarkable women and men
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edited by Jay Allison and Dan Gediman ; with John Gregory and Viki Merrick ; photographs by Nubar Alexanian ; editorial team, Gladys Chang Hardy ... [and others] ; [foreword by Studs Terkel]
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Language
eng
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contains biographical information
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Index
no index present
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BD215
LC item number
.T46 2006
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non fiction
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bibliography
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  • Allison, Jay
  • Gediman, Dan
  • Gregory, John
  • Merrick, Viki
  • Alexanian, Nubar
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  • Belief and doubt
  • Conduct of life
  • Life
  • Celebrities
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adult
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This I believe : the personal philosophies of remarkable women and men, edited by Jay Allison and Dan Gediman ; with John Gregory and Viki Merrick ; photographs by Nubar Alexanian ; editorial team, Gladys Chang Hardy ... [and others] ; [foreword by Studs Terkel]
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"In association with NPR"--Jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 13
  • Natural Links in a Long Chain of Being
  • Victor Hanson
  • 109
  • Talking with the Sun
  • Joy Harjo
  • 112
  • A Morning Prayer in a Little Church
  • Helen Hayes
  • 115
  • Our Noble, Essential Decency
  • Remembering All the Boys
  • Robert A. Heinlein
  • 119
  • A New Birth of Freedom
  • Maximilian Hodder
  • 123
  • Benefits of Restlessness and Jagged Edges
  • Kay Redfield Jamison
  • 126
  • There Is No God
  • Penn Jillette
  • Elvia Bautista
  • 129
  • A Duty to Heal
  • Pius Kamau
  • 132
  • Living Life with "Grace and Elegant Treeness"
  • Ruth Kamps
  • 135
  • Light of a Brighter Day
  • Helen Keller
  • 138
  • 16
  • Bright Lights of Freedom
  • Harold Hongju Koh
  • 141
  • Power of Love to Transform and Heal
  • Jackie Lantry
  • 144
  • Power of Mysteries
  • Alan Lightman
  • 147
  • Life Grows in the Soil of Time
  • Mountain Disappears
  • Thomas Mann
  • 150
  • Why I Close My Restaurant
  • George Mardikian
  • 153
  • Virtues of the Quiet Hero
  • John McCain
  • 156
  • Joy and Enthusiasm of Reading
  • Rick Moody
  • Leonard Bernstein
  • 159
  • There Is Such a Thing as Truth
  • Errol Morris
  • 162
  • Rule of Law
  • Michael Mullane
  • 165
  • Getting Angry Can Be a Good Thing
  • Cecilia Munoz
  • 168
  • 19
  • Mysterious Connections That Link Us Together
  • Azar Nafisi
  • 171
  • Making of Poems
  • Gregory Orr
  • 175
  • We Are Each Other's Business
  • Eboo Patel
  • 178
  • 50-Percent Theory of Life
  • How Is It Possible to Believe in God?
  • Steve Porter
  • 181
  • America I Believe In
  • Colin Powell
  • 184
  • Real Consequences of Justice
  • Frederic Reamer
  • 188
  • There Is More to Life than My Life
  • Jamaica Ritcher
  • William F. Buckley, Jr.
  • 191
  • Tomorrow Will Be a Better Day
  • Josh Rittenberg
  • 194
  • Free Minds and Hearts at Work
  • Jackie Robinson
  • 197
  • Growth That Starts from Thinking
  • Eleanor Roosevelt
  • 201
  • 22
  • Artistry in Hidden Talents
  • Mel Rusnov
  • 204
  • My Fellow Worms
  • Carl Sandburg
  • 207
  • When Children Are Wanted
  • Margaret Sanger
  • 210
  • Jazz Is the Sound of God Laughing
  • Be Cool to the Pizza Dude
  • Fellowship of the World
  • Colleen Shaddox
  • 214
  • There Is No Such Thing as Too Much Barbecue
  • Jason Sheehan
  • 217
  • People Have Spoken
  • Mark Shields
  • 220
  • Everything Potent Is Dangerous
  • Wallace Stegner
  • Niven Busch
  • 224
  • A Balance between Nature and Nurture
  • Gloria Steinem
  • 228
  • Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness
  • Andrew Sullivan
  • 232
  • Always Go to the Funeral
  • Deirdre Sullivan
  • 235
  • 25
  • Finding Prosperity by Feeding Monkeys
  • Harold Taw
  • 238
  • I Agree with a Pagan
  • Arnold Toynbee
  • 241
  • Testing the Limits of What I Know and Feel
  • John Updike
  • 244
  • How Do You Believe in a Mystery?
  • There Is No Job More Important than Parenting
  • Loudon Wainwright III
  • 247
  • Creative Solutions to Life's Challenges
  • Frank X Walker
  • 250
  • Goodness Doesn't Just Happen
  • Rebecca West
  • 253
  • When Ordinary People Achieve Extraordinary Things
  • Jody Williams
  • Benjamin Carson
  • 257
  • Afterword: The History of This I Believe: The Power of an Idea
  • Dan Gediman
  • 260
  • Appendix A
  • Introduction to the 1950s: This I Believe Radio Series
  • Edward R. Murrow
  • 269
  • Appendix B
  • How to Write Your Own: This I Believe Essay
  • 28
  • 272
  • Appendix C
  • How to Use This I Believe in Your Community
  • 274
  • A Journey toward Acceptance and Love
  • Greg Chapman
  • 31
  • A Shared Moment of Trust
  • Sarah Adams
  • Warren Christopher
  • 34
  • Hardest Work You Will Ever Do
  • Mary Cook
  • 37
  • Good Can Be as Communicable as Evil
  • Norman Corwin
  • 40
  • A Daily Walk Just to Listen
  • Susan Cosio
  • 7
  • 43
  • Elusive Yet Holy Core
  • Kathy Dahlen
  • 46
  • My Father's Evening Star
  • William O. Douglas
  • 49
  • An Honest Doubter
  • 52
  • Have I Learned Anything Important Since I Was Sixteen?
  • Leaving Identity Issues to Other Folks
  • Elizabeth Deutsch Earle
  • 55
  • An Ideal of Service to Our Fellow Man
  • Albert Einstein
  • 58
  • Power and Mystery of Naming Things
  • Eve Ensler
  • 62
  • A Goal of Service to Humankind
  • Anthony Fauci
  • Phyllis Allen
  • 65
  • God Who Embraced Me
  • John W. Fountain
  • 68
  • Unleashing the Power of Creativity
  • Bill Gates
  • 71
  • People Who Love You When No One Else Will
  • Cecile Gilmer
  • 75
  • 10
  • Willingness to Work for Solutions
  • Newt Gingrich
  • 78
  • Connection between Strangers
  • Miles Goodwin
  • 81
  • An Athlete of God
  • Martha Graham
  • 84
  • Seeing in Beautiful, Precise Pictures
  • In Giving I Connect with Others
  • Temple Grandin
  • 87
  • Disrupting My Comfort Zone
  • Brian Grazer
  • 90
  • Science Nourishes the Mind and the Soul
  • Brian Greene
  • 93
  • In Praise of the "Wobblies"
  • Ted Gup
  • Isabel Allende
  • 97
  • Power of Presence
  • Debbie Hall
  • 100
  • A Grown-Up Barbie
  • Jane Hamill
  • 103
  • Happy Talk
  • Oscar Hammerstein II
  • 106
Control code
ocm67384166
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxi, 281 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780805080872
Lccn
2006043522
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
170.44 T349 ; P ; XX-N ; HQ-EXN ; PA20061103BN ; C1206BT1 (DE) ; Rev. ; Done 12/06.
Other physical details
portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o67384166
  • (Sirsi) o67384166
Label
This I believe : the personal philosophies of remarkable women and men, edited by Jay Allison and Dan Gediman ; with John Gregory and Viki Merrick ; photographs by Nubar Alexanian ; editorial team, Gladys Chang Hardy ... [and others] ; [foreword by Studs Terkel]
Link
Publication
Note
"In association with NPR"--Jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 13
  • Natural Links in a Long Chain of Being
  • Victor Hanson
  • 109
  • Talking with the Sun
  • Joy Harjo
  • 112
  • A Morning Prayer in a Little Church
  • Helen Hayes
  • 115
  • Our Noble, Essential Decency
  • Remembering All the Boys
  • Robert A. Heinlein
  • 119
  • A New Birth of Freedom
  • Maximilian Hodder
  • 123
  • Benefits of Restlessness and Jagged Edges
  • Kay Redfield Jamison
  • 126
  • There Is No God
  • Penn Jillette
  • Elvia Bautista
  • 129
  • A Duty to Heal
  • Pius Kamau
  • 132
  • Living Life with "Grace and Elegant Treeness"
  • Ruth Kamps
  • 135
  • Light of a Brighter Day
  • Helen Keller
  • 138
  • 16
  • Bright Lights of Freedom
  • Harold Hongju Koh
  • 141
  • Power of Love to Transform and Heal
  • Jackie Lantry
  • 144
  • Power of Mysteries
  • Alan Lightman
  • 147
  • Life Grows in the Soil of Time
  • Mountain Disappears
  • Thomas Mann
  • 150
  • Why I Close My Restaurant
  • George Mardikian
  • 153
  • Virtues of the Quiet Hero
  • John McCain
  • 156
  • Joy and Enthusiasm of Reading
  • Rick Moody
  • Leonard Bernstein
  • 159
  • There Is Such a Thing as Truth
  • Errol Morris
  • 162
  • Rule of Law
  • Michael Mullane
  • 165
  • Getting Angry Can Be a Good Thing
  • Cecilia Munoz
  • 168
  • 19
  • Mysterious Connections That Link Us Together
  • Azar Nafisi
  • 171
  • Making of Poems
  • Gregory Orr
  • 175
  • We Are Each Other's Business
  • Eboo Patel
  • 178
  • 50-Percent Theory of Life
  • How Is It Possible to Believe in God?
  • Steve Porter
  • 181
  • America I Believe In
  • Colin Powell
  • 184
  • Real Consequences of Justice
  • Frederic Reamer
  • 188
  • There Is More to Life than My Life
  • Jamaica Ritcher
  • William F. Buckley, Jr.
  • 191
  • Tomorrow Will Be a Better Day
  • Josh Rittenberg
  • 194
  • Free Minds and Hearts at Work
  • Jackie Robinson
  • 197
  • Growth That Starts from Thinking
  • Eleanor Roosevelt
  • 201
  • 22
  • Artistry in Hidden Talents
  • Mel Rusnov
  • 204
  • My Fellow Worms
  • Carl Sandburg
  • 207
  • When Children Are Wanted
  • Margaret Sanger
  • 210
  • Jazz Is the Sound of God Laughing
  • Be Cool to the Pizza Dude
  • Fellowship of the World
  • Colleen Shaddox
  • 214
  • There Is No Such Thing as Too Much Barbecue
  • Jason Sheehan
  • 217
  • People Have Spoken
  • Mark Shields
  • 220
  • Everything Potent Is Dangerous
  • Wallace Stegner
  • Niven Busch
  • 224
  • A Balance between Nature and Nurture
  • Gloria Steinem
  • 228
  • Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness
  • Andrew Sullivan
  • 232
  • Always Go to the Funeral
  • Deirdre Sullivan
  • 235
  • 25
  • Finding Prosperity by Feeding Monkeys
  • Harold Taw
  • 238
  • I Agree with a Pagan
  • Arnold Toynbee
  • 241
  • Testing the Limits of What I Know and Feel
  • John Updike
  • 244
  • How Do You Believe in a Mystery?
  • There Is No Job More Important than Parenting
  • Loudon Wainwright III
  • 247
  • Creative Solutions to Life's Challenges
  • Frank X Walker
  • 250
  • Goodness Doesn't Just Happen
  • Rebecca West
  • 253
  • When Ordinary People Achieve Extraordinary Things
  • Jody Williams
  • Benjamin Carson
  • 257
  • Afterword: The History of This I Believe: The Power of an Idea
  • Dan Gediman
  • 260
  • Appendix A
  • Introduction to the 1950s: This I Believe Radio Series
  • Edward R. Murrow
  • 269
  • Appendix B
  • How to Write Your Own: This I Believe Essay
  • 28
  • 272
  • Appendix C
  • How to Use This I Believe in Your Community
  • 274
  • A Journey toward Acceptance and Love
  • Greg Chapman
  • 31
  • A Shared Moment of Trust
  • Sarah Adams
  • Warren Christopher
  • 34
  • Hardest Work You Will Ever Do
  • Mary Cook
  • 37
  • Good Can Be as Communicable as Evil
  • Norman Corwin
  • 40
  • A Daily Walk Just to Listen
  • Susan Cosio
  • 7
  • 43
  • Elusive Yet Holy Core
  • Kathy Dahlen
  • 46
  • My Father's Evening Star
  • William O. Douglas
  • 49
  • An Honest Doubter
  • 52
  • Have I Learned Anything Important Since I Was Sixteen?
  • Leaving Identity Issues to Other Folks
  • Elizabeth Deutsch Earle
  • 55
  • An Ideal of Service to Our Fellow Man
  • Albert Einstein
  • 58
  • Power and Mystery of Naming Things
  • Eve Ensler
  • 62
  • A Goal of Service to Humankind
  • Anthony Fauci
  • Phyllis Allen
  • 65
  • God Who Embraced Me
  • John W. Fountain
  • 68
  • Unleashing the Power of Creativity
  • Bill Gates
  • 71
  • People Who Love You When No One Else Will
  • Cecile Gilmer
  • 75
  • 10
  • Willingness to Work for Solutions
  • Newt Gingrich
  • 78
  • Connection between Strangers
  • Miles Goodwin
  • 81
  • An Athlete of God
  • Martha Graham
  • 84
  • Seeing in Beautiful, Precise Pictures
  • In Giving I Connect with Others
  • Temple Grandin
  • 87
  • Disrupting My Comfort Zone
  • Brian Grazer
  • 90
  • Science Nourishes the Mind and the Soul
  • Brian Greene
  • 93
  • In Praise of the "Wobblies"
  • Ted Gup
  • Isabel Allende
  • 97
  • Power of Presence
  • Debbie Hall
  • 100
  • A Grown-Up Barbie
  • Jane Hamill
  • 103
  • Happy Talk
  • Oscar Hammerstein II
  • 106
Control code
ocm67384166
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxi, 281 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780805080872
Lccn
2006043522
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
170.44 T349 ; P ; XX-N ; HQ-EXN ; PA20061103BN ; C1206BT1 (DE) ; Rev. ; Done 12/06.
Other physical details
portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o67384166
  • (Sirsi) o67384166

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