The Resource The call of service : a witness to idealism, Robert Coles

The call of service : a witness to idealism, Robert Coles

Label
The call of service : a witness to idealism
Title
The call of service
Title remainder
a witness to idealism
Statement of responsibility
Robert Coles
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Sheds light on the individual urge toward idealistic action--what inspires and sustains it, how it is expressed, and why it is necessary
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Coles, Robert
Dewey number
361.973
Index
index present
LC call number
HV91
LC item number
.C62 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social service
  • Volunteer workers in social service
  • Voluntarism
  • Vocation
  • Community engagement
  • Service learning
  • Social service
  • Vocation
  • Voluntarism
  • Volunteer workers in social service
  • United States
Label
The call of service : a witness to idealism, Robert Coles
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 288-300) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Method -- 2. Kinds of service -- Social and political struggle -- Community servie -- Personal gestures and encounters -- Charity -- Religiously sanctioned action -- Service to country -- 3. Satisfaction -- Something done, someone reached -- Moral purpose -- Personal affirmation -- Stoic endurance -- A boost to success -- Interlude: mentoring -- 4. Hazards -- Weariness and resignation -- Cynicism -- Arrogance, anger and bitterness -- Despair -- Depression ("burnout") -- 5. Doing and learning -- 6. Young idealism -- 7. Older idealism -- Interlude: what they mean to us -- 8. Consequences -- The longer run -- The larger realm -- Epilogue
Extent
1 online resource (xxviii, 306 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1028866286
Label
The call of service : a witness to idealism, Robert Coles
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 288-300) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Method -- 2. Kinds of service -- Social and political struggle -- Community servie -- Personal gestures and encounters -- Charity -- Religiously sanctioned action -- Service to country -- 3. Satisfaction -- Something done, someone reached -- Moral purpose -- Personal affirmation -- Stoic endurance -- A boost to success -- Interlude: mentoring -- 4. Hazards -- Weariness and resignation -- Cynicism -- Arrogance, anger and bitterness -- Despair -- Depression ("burnout") -- 5. Doing and learning -- 6. Young idealism -- 7. Older idealism -- Interlude: what they mean to us -- 8. Consequences -- The longer run -- The larger realm -- Epilogue
Extent
1 online resource (xxviii, 306 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1028866286

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