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Full Title of Book: Cooperative Wisdom: Bringing People Together When Things Fall Apart

Authors: Dr. Don Scherer and Carolyn Jabs

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Publisher: Green Wave Books

Publication Date: May 15, 2016

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Name: Dr. Don Scherer

Photo: image of Dr. Scherer [Photo Credit: Craig J. Bell]

Short Bio: Dr. Don Scherer developed the Environmental Ethics component of the prestigious Practical Philosophy at Bowling Green State University. For more than 40 years, he has thought deeply about environmental ethics and social environments in which people can thrive. Cooperative Wisdom distills insights gleaned from his research and writing, teaching and consulting.

Name: Carolyn Jabs

Photo: image of Carolyn Jabs [Photo Credit: Rachel Sara Thurston]

Short Bio: Carolyn Jabs is an experienced professional writer with a reputation for insight and sensitivity in dealing with complex issues. She has written hundreds of articles about families, ethics, environmental issues, and the Internet. Her work has appeared in many publications ranging from TV Guide and Reader’s Digest to Working Mother and Redbook. Her essays have appeared in Newsweek and the New York Times. She is a lifelong member of the Authors Guild and the American Society for Journalists and Authors.