The Human Odyssey

The Human Odyssey: Navigating the 12 Stages of Life

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The core of this book consists of twelve chapters, each describing of a different period of life, with its own unique changes, struggles, and growth:  prebirth, birth, infancy, early childhood, middle childhood, late childhood, adolescence, early adulthood, midlife, mature adulthood, late adulthood, and death & dying.  Each chapter includes practical activities showing how to apply the knowledge about that stage of life to oneself, to friends and family, and to the community, and it also includes a special “gift” which that stage of life brings to humanity (e.g. the gift of early childhood is playfulness, the gift of late adulthood is wisdom).  The book concludes with a comprehensive bibliography of further reading, lists of organizations, and a filmography of movies that focus on each of the 12 stages of life.  Publisher:  Sterling Publishing Co..  ISBN-10:  1402739966  ISBN-13: 978-1402739965

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