Ten ways to become a better person | Manav Ratti | TEDxFulbrightCanberra





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Published on Jul 27, 2017

Today’s world is increasingly interconnected and diverse. Navigating the challenges of daily life, both personal and professional, requires the right kind of mindset and actions so that we can create homes, workplaces, communities, and a world filled with peace, understanding, and opportunity for all. This talk will present ten insights by which we can increase our personal power and enhance our ability to understand and accept others, thus enabling the best in ourselves, in others, and in our communities.

2009 Fulbright Scholar to New York University; 2016 Fulbright Canada-Royal Bank of Canada Awardee to Salisbury University. Manav Ratti is Associate Professor of English at Salisbury University in the University of Maryland system, U.S.A. Educated at Oxford University (D.Phil., M.St.), Cambridge University (M.Phil.), and the University of Toronto (B.A. Hons), he has twice won awards from Fulbright Canada. He is the author of the critically acclaimed book The Postsecular Imagination: Postcolonialism, Religion, and Literature (Routledge, 2013; pbk. 2014), which he presented at the Ottawa International Writers Festival. He has held research fellowships at Queen’s University Belfast, the Institute of Advanced Study at Jawaharlal Nehru University in India, and the Humanities Research Centre at the Australian National University.

This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx


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