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What Does It Mean to Be Human?

Reverence for Life Reaffirmed by Responses from Around the World

Compiled and Edited by Frederick Franck, Richard Connolly and Janis Roze

St. Martin's Griffin

In an inspirational act of faith and hope, nearly one hundred contributors--social activists, thinkers, artists and spiritual leaders--reflect with poignant candor on our shared human condition and attempt to define a core set of human values in our rapidly changing socity.

Contributors include:
* The Dalai Lama
* Wilma Mankiller
* Oscar Arias
* Jimmy Carter
* Cornel West
* Jack Miles
* Mother Teresa
* Nancy Willard
* Elie Wiesel
* James Earl Jones
* Joan Chittister
* Mary Evelyn Tucker
* Vaclav Havel
* Archbishop Desmund Tutu

What Does It Mean To Be Human? is a vital meditation on the endless possibilities of our humanity.

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  • Compiled and Edited by Frederick Franck, Richard Connolly and Janis Roze

  • Frederick Franck is the author of twenty-seven books including the classic Zen of Seeing, My Days with Albert Schweitzer, and A Little Compendium on That Which Matters.

    Richard Connolly is a communications art professor at SUNY.

    Janis Roze teaches biology at CUNY.
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Reverence for Life Reaffirmed by Responses from Around the World

Compiled and Edited by Frederick Franck, Richard Connolly and Janis Roze

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