The Great Turning makes the case that we humans are a choice making species that at this defining moment faces both the opportunity and the imperative to choose our future as a conscious collective act.Changing our future begins with changing our stories. A work already underway, it ultimately calls our for the participation of every person on the planet. The Great Turning points the way to the inpsiring outcome within our reach.
The Great Turning is an essential resource for those who understand the need to engage in what Thomas Berry calls the Great Work. It cuts through the complexity of our time to illuminate a simple, but elegant truth. We humans live by stories. We are held captive to the ways of Empire by a cultural trance of our creation maintain by stories that deny the higher possibilities of our human nature -- including our capacities for compassion, cooperation, responsible self-direction and self-organizing partnership.