Summary: Examines "hyper-masculinity" as a destructive force in the personal development and socialization of boys and young men. Discusses the roles of popular culture and peer pressure in influencing boys to adopt a masculine pose.
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: Virgil Films 2016
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC MAS
Summary: Presents an inspiring collection of stories of Americans who have persevered over adversity and built extraordinary lives after loss, hardship, and setbacks, showcasing the resilience of the American spirit.
Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.09 KYL
Summary: The "Today" co-anchor shares the inspiring stories of people who found their life's purpose in unexpected ways, from a Wall Street investment banker-turned-minister to a blue-collar woman who attended Harvard Medical School.
Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2016
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 170 KOT
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Adult, Call number: 170 KOT
Summary: Hoda Kotb reveals individuals who reached a critical point in their lives to suddenly find they're being pulled in a completely new direction. By following their passions, their gut, and their heart, these people learned their life purpose was utterly unlike what they'd planned. From the investment banker who became a minister after years of working in Manhattan, to the young woman from a...
Format: sound recording-nonmusical
Publisher / Publication Date: 2015
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA 170 KOT
Summary: "...Robert Coles creates a portrait of moral leadership -- what it is, and how it is achieved -- through stories of people who have led and inspired him: Robert Kennedy, Dorothy Day, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Erik Erikson, a Boston bus driver, teachers in college, medical school, and elementary school, among others...."
Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2000