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Books on creativity and composing a purposeful life:

Assagioli, Roberto - The Act of Will 

Baldwin, Christina - Calling the Circle

Bateson, Gregory - Steps to an Ecology of Mind

Bateson, Mary Catherine - Composing a Life

Bateson, Mary Catherine - Peripheral Visions

Bennis, Warren - On Becoming a Leader

Berman, Phillip L. and Connie Goldman, eds - The Ageless Spirit

Bleedorn, Berenice - The Creativity Force in Education, Business and Beyond: A Urgent Message

Bloch, Deborah P. and Lee J- Richmond - Soul Work: Finding the Work You Love, Loving the Work You Have

Blythe, Ronald - The View in Winter: Reflections on Old Age

Boldt, Laurence G - Zen and the Art of Making a Living: A Practical Guide to Creative Career Design

Borysenko, Joan - Minding the Body, Mending the Mind

Bridges, William - Creating You & Co.: Learn How to Think Like the CEO of Your Own Company

Bridges, William - Transitions: Making Sense of Life’s Changes

Bruner, Jerome S - Toward a Theory of Instruction

Buber, Martin - Tales of the Hasidism: Early Masters and the Later Masters

Buber, Martin - The Way of Man: According to the Teaching of Hasidism

Capacchione, Lucia - Recovery of Your Inner Child

Capacchione, Lucia - The Power of Your Other Hand: A Course in Channeling the Inner Wisdom of the Right Brain

Capra, Fritjof - The Web of Life

Capra, Fritjof - The Tao of Physics : An Exploration of the Parallels Between Modern Physics and Eastern Mysticism

Carlsen, Mary Baird - Creative Aging: A Meaning-Making Perspective

Carter, Angela, ed - The Virago Book of Fairy Tales

Chinen, Allan B - Once Upon a Midlife: Classic Stories and Mythic Tales to Illuminate the Middle Years

Combs, Allan and Mark Holland - Synchronicity: Science, Myth and the Trickster

Csikszentmihalyi, Mihaly - Creativity: Flow and the Psychology of Discovery and Invention

Csikszentmihalyi, Mihaly - Finding Flow: The Psychology of Engagement with Everyday Life

Csikszentmihalyi, Mihaly - Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience

Csikszentmihalyi, Mihaly - The Evolving Self: A Psychology for the Third Millennium

De Waal, Esther - The Celtic Way of Prayer: The Recovery of the Religious Imagination

DeThomasis, Louis - Imagination: A Future for Religious Life

Durini, Lucrezia De Domizio - Joseph Beuys: The Felt Hat: A Life Told

Ferguson, Marilyn - The Brain Revolution.

Ferrucci, Piero - What We May Be: Techniques for Psychological and Spiritual Growth Through Psychosynthesis

Finser, Torin M - School as a Journey: The Eight-Year Odyssey of a Waldorf Teacher and His Class

Franck, Frederick - Zen Seeing, Zen Drawing: Meditation in Action

Fromm, Erich - The Art of Loving

Gardner, John - Self-Renewal: The Individual and the Innovative Society

Hagberg, Janet O - Real Power: Stages of Personal Power in Organizations

Hall, Donald - Life Work

Hammerschlag, Carl A - The Theft of the Spirit: A Journey to Spiritual Healing

Handy, Charles - The Hungry Spirit

Hanh, Thich Nhat - Peace is Every Step of the Way

Harman, Willis - Global Mind Change

Harman, Willis - Higher Creativity

Hemingway, Ernest - A Moveable Feast

Howe, Reuel L - The Creative Years: A Mature Faith for Adult Life

Ibarra, Herminia - Working Identity: Unconventional Strategies for Reinventing Your Career

Jaworski, Joseph - Synchronicity: The Inner Path of Leadership

Jones, Michael - Creating an Imaginative Life

Kanter, Rosabeth Moss - The Change Masters: Innovation for Productivity in the American Corporation

Kao, John - Jamming: The Art and Discipline of Business Creativity

Keen, Sam and Anne Valley-Fox - Your Mythic Journey

Koestler, Arthur - The Act of Creation

Land, George - Breakpoint and Beyond 

Leider, Richard - Claiming Your Place at the Fire

Leider, Richard - The Power of Purpose

May, Rollo - Love and Will

May, Rollo - Man’s Search for Himself

May, Rollo - The Courage to Create

McLeish, John A.  B. - The Challenge of Aging: Ulyssean Paths to Creative Living

Metzger, Deena - Writing for Your Life: A Guide and Companion to the Inner Worlds

Mishlove, Jeffrey - Thinking Aloud: Leading Thinkers of Our Time in Conversation with Jeffrey Mishlove

Morgan, Gareth - Images of Organization

Nicholl, Charles, ed. - Journeys

O’Donohue, John - Anam Cara: A Book of Celtic Wisdom

O’Siadhail, Michael - A Fragile City

Palmer, Parker - To Know as We Are Known

Parker, Marjorie - Creating Shared Vision: The Story of a Pioneering Approach to Organizational Revitalization

Parnes, Sidney J., ed. - Source Book for Creative Problem Solving

Peat, F. David - Synchronicity: The Bridge Between Matter and Mind

Robinson, Gillian and John Rundell, eds. - Rethinking Imagination: Culture and Creativity

Sanders, T. Irene - Strategic Thinking and the New Science: Planning in the Midst of Chaos, Complexity and Change

Schachter-Shalomi, Zalman - From Age-ing to Sage-ing: A Profound New Vision of Growing Older

Seagal, Sandra and David Horne - Human Dynamics: A New Framework for Understanding People and Realizing the Potential in Our Organizations

Sellner, Edward C. - Mentoring: The Ministry of Spiritual Kinship

Sellner, Edward - Soul-Making: The Telling of a Spiritual Journey

Sennett, Dorothy, ed. - Full Measure: Modern Short Stories on Aging

Sheehy, Gail. - Passages: Predictable Crises of Adult Life

Shekerjian, Denise - Uncommon Genius: How Great Ideas Are Born

Torrance, E. Paul - Why Fly? A Philosophy of Creativity

Ueland, Brenda - If You Want to Write

Warren, Bernie, ed. - Using the Creative Arts in Therapy: A Practical Introduction

Waterman, Robert H. - Adhocracy: The Power to Change: How to Make Innovation a Way of Life

Watzlawick, Paul et al, eds. - Change: Principles of Problem Formation and Problem Resolution

Weisbord, Marvin R. and Sandra Janoff - Future Search: An Action Guide to Finding Common Ground in Organizations and Community

Wheatley, Margaret and Myron Kellner-Rogers - A Simpler Way

Wheatley, Margaret and Myron Kellner-Rogers - Leadership and the New Science

Whyte, David. - The Heart Aroused: Poetry and the Preservation of the Soul in Corporate America

Wonder, Jacquelyn and Priscilla Donovan - The Flexibility Factor


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