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Beyond happiness : the trap of 'happiness' and how to find deeper meaning and joy

Author: Anthony Seldon; Action for Happiness Campaign (Organization)
Publisher: London : Yellow Kite, an imprint of Hodder & Stoughton, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Beyond Happiness offers a powerful and totally original thesis. It argues that while the happiness industry is right to prioritise happiness, and to draw attention to scientifically proven ways of enhancing happiness, it is categorically wrong in making us believe that happiness and flourishing are the be-all and end-all of life. This original and powerful book explains why pleasure-seeking, nor indeed 'happiness',  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Seldon; Action for Happiness Campaign (Organization)
ISBN: 9781473619425 1473619424 9781473619418 1473619416
OCLC Number: 908009067
Notes: "Action for Happiness"--Back cover.
Description: ix, 289 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Anthony Seldon.

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A brilliant plea for a happiness that goes beyond the self, from the remarkable co-founder of Action for Happiness * Richard Layard * A beyond brilliant and important book. Seldon's exploration of Read more...

 
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