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 by 3 presidents and 3 Nobel Peace Prize winners. The 3-week course, created by the authors of the book, introduces you to a host of culture-shifting peacemakers including Riane Eisler, The Dalai Lama, Mother Theresa, Martin Luther King, Jr., Mahatma Gandhi, Jane Goodall, Rachel Carson, Desmond Tutu and many more. Check it out!
“This book is extraordinarily rich in understanding and experience for expanding peace and hope….We strongly recommend this book for its significant integration of peacemaking ideas and practice.” —The Peace and Justice Studies Association & the OMNI Center for Peace, Justice & Ecology, upon granting Great Peacemakers the award.
“I should like to congratulate the authors of Great Peacemakers on the contribution they have made to our understanding of the authors and mechanics of peacemaking.” -F.W. de Klerk, former president of South Africa and Nobel Peace Prize recipient
“I feel so very blessed to have read Great Peacemakers. Yes, blessed indeed.” —Betty Williams, Nobel Peace Prize winner
“Powerful, well-researched and, above all, timely, Great Peacemakers should be required reading for the youth of the world. Classrooms are flooded with history textbooks that celebrate military heroes. It is long past time that our children learn from books that celebrate peace”. —Dr. Oscar Arias, Nobel Peace Prize winner and former president of Costa Rica