Partnership Negotiation with Riane Eisler and Karen Walch: watch the video

Partnership Negotiation with Riane Eisler and Karen Walch: watch the video

Thank you to Riane Eisler, Karen Walch, facilitator Sara Saltee and all those who attended the May 16, 2019 webinar Partnership Negotiation: How to Be an Agent of Cultural Change Without Resorting to Domination Tactics. It was a rich dialog that opened the field for continued conversation on how Quantum negotiation practices, based on neuroscience research, can help us be more effective and more integrated as agents of positive change. As agents of personal, business, and social change, many of us understand that we cannot use dominator tactics to create the partnership world…continue reading →
Riane Eisler featured in The Greatest Peacemakers Course

Riane Eisler featured in The Greatest Peacemakers Course

Meet Riane Eisler along with 20 renowned peacemakers in the online course “The Greatest Peacemakers: Inspiration & Insights for Life”. Riane Eisler, social systems scientist, author and founder of the Center for Partnership Studies is featured in this popular Daily OM course based on the book Great Peacemakers: True Stories from Around the World (2007). Riane wrote an article for the book, in Part Three: Honoring Diversity, titled "Partnership, Not Domination". The book, by husband and wife team Ken Beller and Heather Chase, is the winner of more than 30 awards and endorsed…continue reading →
Realistic Visionary: Riane Eisler on What Matters Most

Realistic Visionary: Riane Eisler on What Matters Most

May 12, 2019 In this inspiring podcast interview for What Matters Most, Riane Eisler speaks with Paul Samuel Dolman about her life and her work; her upcoming new book Nurturing Our Humanity, the status of women, spirituality, our capacity to care, and the cultural shift from domination to partnership systems. Regarding systems of domination, outmoded gender roles and our shared humanity, Eisler comments: “We have to free ourselves from the “domination trance”. That requires new thinking; leaving behind much of what we’ve been taught. We are all born with an enormous capacity for…continue reading →
Women on Purpose for the Planet

Women on Purpose for the Planet

Hear Riane Eisler’s interview with Terra Christoff for the Women on Purpose for the Planet series. The online series features 21 women cultural thought leaders and environmental change agents, airing Earth Day, April 22, through April 30, 2019. In the interview, Riane comments: “We are creating new narratives about our human nature. What we’re learning from neuroscience is actually that whether our capacities for caring and consciousness; for creativity—and alternately, for insensitivity, cruelty and destructiveness are expressed largely depends on our cultural environments—the environments we create. The changing of the story is the…continue reading →
Riane Eisler presents keynote at 2019 Summit for Health

Riane Eisler presents keynote at 2019 Summit for Health

On April 15, 2019 Riane Eisler presented a keynote speech at the 2019 Summit for Health: The Art and Practice of Inter-Professional Health Partnerships at the St. Paul River Center, MN. The Summit, sponsored by St. Catherine University, gathers diverse integrative healthcare practitioners to collaborate in the advancement of the knowledge and practice of holistic healthcare. “This year’s Summit re-imagines what inter-professional health collaboration looks like in clinics, companies, and communities. Building innovative teams is essential to meeting the health needs of patients, customers, and all members of our community.” Teddie Potter, PhD,…continue reading →
March 9, New York City: Alchemy of Women and Girls Collective Wisdom and Power

March 9, New York City: Alchemy of Women and Girls Collective Wisdom and Power

Sande Hart, Partnership leader and Founder of Charter for Compassion - Women and Girls, invites women in the Partnership and Caring Economy community on the East Coast to participate in Alchemy of Women and Girls Collective Wisdom and Power, March 9, 9am-1pm Eastern Time, at the Henry Street Settlement in New York City. From Sande: "The Alchemy of Women and Girls Collective Wisdom and Power is being hosted by the historic Henry Street Settlement on March 9th. Bridging the International Women's Day and the Opening Forum of the United Nations Commission on The…continue reading →
Caring Economy = an “enormous economic return from investing in caring for people and nature”

Caring Economy = an “enormous economic return from investing in caring for people and nature”

Riane Eisler’s seminal book The Real Wealth of Nations: Creating a Caring Economics is cited in Intelligent HQ’s post “Towards the Caring Economy: Shifting From Numbers to People”. “The most important, yet undervalued, human work”— at the very top of the economic chain— “is the ultimate goal of economics”, says acclaimed social systems scientist Riane Eisler. And she further explains, “The Caring Economy Campaign is shifting focus from GDP and Wall Street to the enormous economic return from investing in caring for people and nature”. For Eisler, the investment in humanity should be…continue reading →
Money-Wise Women: Riane Eisler on Caring Economy and Real Wealth

Money-Wise Women: Riane Eisler on Caring Economy and Real Wealth

February 5, 2019 In this comprehensive interview on Money-Morphosis.com, Money-Wise Women’s Crystal Arnold talks with Riane Eisler, author, systems scientist and founder of the Caring Economy Campaign and the Center for Partnership Studies. In “Real Wealth of the Caring Economy”, Riane states “The fuel of a more humane economy is not profit but a responsibility to care for one another and for the earth”. Real wealth includes the often unseen labor of parenting or caring for the elderly. The average woman spends 15% of her working years in unpaid care work, caring for…continue reading →
The new Encyclopedia of Women in World Religions

The new Encyclopedia of Women in World Religions

This looks pretty great to us... The Encyclopedia of Women in World Religions: Faith and Culture Across History, edited by Susan de-Gaia (abc-clio 2018) is an important new resource. Designed to complement general studies of religion, it focuses on that which has so often been left out – women’s roles in the history of religion, women’s experiences of the divine, and the divine as female. Its nearly 300 reference articles detail the numerous positive contributions women have made to their societies and the world through their development, leadership, and creative expression in religion."…continue reading →
4 Ways to Create Partnership Families

4 Ways to Create Partnership Families

by Julie de Azevedo Hanks, PhD, LCSW, CPS Partnership Leader If every child grew up in a home where partnership was practiced, the world would be transformed. That is my vision, and I’m on a mission to help families develop partnership patterns and shed the shackles of domination that have formed rigid family roles. I want all people to see themselves as important caregivers in the lives of others, as creators of their lives, and as crucial leaders in the larger world. I want children to feel connected to themselves and others, to…continue reading →