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By Jeff Shinabarger

In More or much less, Jeff Shinabarger calls readers to create their very own social experiments to respond to the query, “What is enough?”
It started with one concept: What might occur if we created a tradition during which we gave away no matter what was once good enough for us? How might our conduct swap if we shed the surplus of cash, muddle, and meals in our lives? In More or much less, readers will the way to draw a line of “enough” of their shopper offerings, easy methods to see generosity as an opportunity to event freedom in a grasping global, and the way to make small adjustments now that would support others without end. As Shinabarger reminds them, defining “enough” is greater than a responsibility—it is a chance to provide desire. With a foreword by way of Bob Goff.

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