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“It is an honor to recommend this fabulous book! P.M. Forni’s thoughtful discussion of the importance of civility in today’s hectic world will surely help readers find viable solutions for dealing with a variety of rude situations.”—Peggy Post, director of the Emily Post Institute and author of Emily Post Etiquette, 17th Edition
“Pier M. Forni will be remembered as one of the greatest generals in our nation's struggle for civility.”—Smithsonian Magazine
DR. P.M. FORNI is an award-winning professor of Italian Literature at Johns Hopkins University, where in 2000 he founded The Civility Initiative. He has lectured at NASA, and universities and medical institutions around the country. He is the author of Choosing Civility: The Twenty-five Rules of Considerate Conduct. His work has been featured in The New York Times, the Washington Post, and the London Times, and he has appeared on NPR and Oprah.
It seems people are less civil today than ever before. Maybe it's the technology. Maybe parents aren't remember to teach their children manners. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Edmuncm
Great book if you work with toxic people. Fast shipping.Published 2 months ago by Ronald L. Frakes Jr.
By the time you are old enough to read this, you ought to have learned from family, friends and teachers what this author writes about . Read morePublished 6 months ago by VelWil
I did get the info I needed out of this book (SIR Strategy), but the examples in part 2 were a waste of time for me. I may go back and reread Part I.Published 9 months ago by DHC
In an era where public bullying (in the media) seems to be increasingly taken as acceptable behavior, this book re-introduces the concept of civility. Read morePublished 10 months ago by T. Bernstein