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Contents: Prologue. Part I Divided World: the Need for Renewing Human Development: Development - quo vadis?: Turning point in human development; Looking back and current trends: a critical review of human development; Deconstruction - reconstruction: steps towards renewing human development. Part II Integral Worlds: a New Integral Perspective on Human Development: The integral perspective: holistically renewing development; A new approach: the integral development framework; Compass and map: the integral development journey. Part III The Southern Realm of Integral Development: Restoring Life in Nature and Community: Know your self and your context: a southern individual perspective; The eco-systemic organisation: a southern organisational perspective; Embeddedness in society: a southern societal perspective; Southern integration via a communiversity: the cases of Chinyika and First Peoples worldwide. Part IV The Eastern Realm of Integral Development: Regenerating Meaning via Culture and Spirituality: The journey of the self: an eastern individual perspective; Organisational co-evolution: an eastern organisational perspective; Evolutionary stages in society: an eastern societal perspective; Eastern integration via a developmental university: the cases of Sarvodaya, Om Creations and Aravind. Part V The Northern Realm of Integral Development: Reframing Knowledge via Science, Systems and Technology: Transdisciplinary learning and research: a northern individual perspective; Organisational knowledge creation: a northern organisational perspective; The knowledge and network society: a northern societal perspective; Northern integration via a renewed research university: the cases of Mondragon and a future university for Africa. Part VI The Western Realm of Integral Development: Rebuilding Infrastructure and Institutions via Enterprise and Economics: The full life: a western individual perspective; Enterprise as a force for good: a western organisational perspective; Societal wealth and well-being: a western societal perspective; Western integration via a university of life: the cases of Interface, TIGE and global creative experimentation. Part VII Unity in Diversity: Fully Actualising Integral Development via the Integral University: We have come a long way!: Reviewing the integral development journey; Integral university pioneer: Sekem and Heliopolis University for Sustainable Development; Co-creating the integral university: fully realising the transformative potential of individuals, organisations and societies. Index.