Author of the classic book The Chalice and The Blade, Riane Eisler inspired a generation to envision an egalitarian society.
Today, in this dynamic self-paced online course, Riane weaves insights from cultural history, gender studies, economics, and neuroscience to show us how we can construct a more equitable, sustainable, and less violent world based on partnership rather than domination.
- The invisible interconnections between gender relations, parent/child relations, and economic relations
- How masculinity and femininity have been shaped by domination, and how gender holds different meanings in partnership cultures
- Tools to advocate effectively for the economic policies that support partnership families and communities
With these new concepts and tools, you can step forward confidently as a leader for partnership in your family, workplace, and the world.
5 Course Modules
- Changing Our Story: The First Cornerstone - Learn new language, new categories, and new narratives for a partnership world.
- A New Look at Gender: The Second Cornerstone - Discover how our gender conditioning affects our brain development and sets the stage for our core beliefs about what is and is not valuable.
- Rewriting the Scripts of Childhood: The Third Cornerstone - Get the eight mindsets and habits we can practice to transform our family cultures to cultures of partnership.
- Building a Caring Economy: The Fourth Cornerstone - Learn specific ways you can advocate for an economy that supports partnership families by measuring the value of care.
- Taking Leadership for a Partnership Future - Make a personal commitment to participation in the partnership movement and identify your next steps.
Each module should take around 1 hour to complete and will follow the same format:
- Watch - An interactive video lecture with embedded self-reflection questions on the module topic by Riane Eisler.
- Explore More - Optional curated resources to dig deeper into the module topic.
- Apply - You will be asked various self-assessment and reflection questions related to the module topic. You will be encouraged to share your answers anonymously.
Estimated Time for Completion
6-8 hours, but you will likely find yourself spending more time as you investigate some of the additional resources that are provided.
Note: You will have access to the course for 18 months, which will begin on the first day you enroll in the workshop.
Meet the Teachers
Riane Eisler, PhD, JD, is an eminent social systems scientist, cultural historian, and attorn ...
Tuition & Fees
Building a Partnership World
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