“First Come Marriages: Modern Relationship Advice from the Ancient Wisdom of Arranged Marriages” is a book by Reva Seth about the benefits of arranged marriages based on shared cultural and religious values and initiated by parents, who may know their children best.
This book might be of interest in relation to Ute Kunzmann’s project “Wisdom-Related Knowledge and Behavior during Social Conflict”.
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This is a tool that gives you random quotes from the site’s database. The user can define parameters of value set (Creativity, Integrity, Kindness, Passion, Development, Self-Worth, etc), author, or author’s gender and ethnicity.
“Wisdom and Wilderness” is an article by Joseph W. Meeker published in LANDSCAPE about the complex relationship of wisdom, wilderness, and humans. “Wilderness is to nature as wisdom is to consciousness.”
“World Wisdom in Action” is a short article by Alan Tonkin published in Kosmos Journal. It discusses wisdom as taken in a global perspective and addresses the question of wisdom acquisition – is it done through formal learning or experience? Tonkin defines some of the different values found in cultures around the world and relates that to general wisdom discourse.
Values of the Wise™ Ethical Decision-Making Guide is a test that contains 22 “Ethical Approaches”, each one having 5 questions of how enthusiastic and attractive is a certain way of action to the test taker. The feedback with ranking of ethical approaches is sent by email.
This is an article by the creator of Wisdom Page Copthorne Macdonald that appeared in Kosmos Journal. In it, he underlines “how outwardly acquired intellectual knowledge and inwardly acquired insightful knowledge imbue transformative action with wisdom and make it maximally effective.” (Kosmos introduction)
The Wisdom Imperative by Alan Nordstrom is a short essay about wisdom as human happiness and Wisdom Tradition as long heritage of happy living.
“Whatever happened to wisdom?” – an excerpt from a column by Jerry Ortiz y Pino in the Santa Fe Reporter.