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The Resource The happiness hypothesis : finding modern truth in ancient wisdom, Jonathan Haidt

The happiness hypothesis : finding modern truth in ancient wisdom, Jonathan Haidt

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The happiness hypothesis : finding modern truth in ancient wisdom
Title
The happiness hypothesis
Title remainder
finding modern truth in ancient wisdom
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Haidt
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In his widely praised book, award-winning psychologist Jonathan Haidt examines the world<U+2019>s philosophical wisdom through the lens of psychological science, showing how a deeper understanding of enduring maxims-like Do unto others as you would have others do unto you, or What doesn<U+2019>t kill you makes you stronger-can enrich and even transform our lives
Tone
Writing style
Award
Library Journal Best Books, 2006.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
189705
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Haidt, Jonathan
Dewey number
170
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ1481
LC item number
.H14 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Happiness
  • Life
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
finding modern truth in ancient wisdom
Label
The happiness hypothesis : finding modern truth in ancient wisdom, Jonathan Haidt
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-289) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: too much wisdom -- The divided self -- Changing your mind -- Reciprocity with a vengeance -- The faults of others -- The pursuit of happiness -- Love and attachments -- The uses of adversity -- The felicity of virtue -- Divinity with or without God -- Happiness comes from between -- Conclusion: on balance
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 297 pages
Isbn
9780465028016
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005021163
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780465028016
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
61211244
Label
The happiness hypothesis : finding modern truth in ancient wisdom, Jonathan Haidt
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-289) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: too much wisdom -- The divided self -- Changing your mind -- Reciprocity with a vengeance -- The faults of others -- The pursuit of happiness -- Love and attachments -- The uses of adversity -- The felicity of virtue -- Divinity with or without God -- Happiness comes from between -- Conclusion: on balance
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 297 pages
Isbn
9780465028016
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005021163
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780465028016
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
61211244

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