God in Work

God in Work

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Written in the form of a memoir, God in Work is an account of a spiritual pilgrimage and an academic exploration of a business philosophy. Schumacher relates how his interest in the presence of God in work began. He describes his encounter with the Focolare movement and details how his study of theology, particularly that of the relationship between the three persons of the Trinity, led to radical new ideas about relationships in the workplace which have been successfully applied in a wide variety of industrial settings. Not just a study of organisational structure, this challenging book also reveals fresh insights into the little understood theology of the Trinity and the Church as the mystical Body of Christ. 'A brave and prophetic book' - Third Way 'Engaging. The relevance and importance of Schumacher's work structuring theories per se make this a book worth reading' - Faith in Businessshow more

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  • Hardback | 256 pages
  • 138 x 216mm | 432g
  • Lion Hudson Plc
  • Lion Books
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0745940420
  • 9780745940427

About Christian Schumacher

CHRISTIAN SCHUMACHER is the son of refugees from Hitler's Germany before World War II (His father was the author of Small is Beautiful). He studied Politics, Philosopy and Economics at Oxford and went on to be an organisational consultant for British Steel, advising on the restructuring of steel plants. He held a fellowship at the London School of Economics for two years before establishing his own consultancy. He has been involved in the successful reorganisation of numerous British industrial companies. He lives in Godstone, Surrey.show more

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