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In pursuit : of happiness and good government

Author: Charles A Murray
Publisher: Indianapolis : Liberty Fund, Inc., 2013.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles A Murray
ISBN: 9780865978430 0865978433
OCLC Number: 818985080
Notes: Reprint edition, originally published in New York by Simon & Schuster, 1988.
Description: xvi, 306 pages : illustration ; 23 cm
Contents: Measuring success in social policy --
Coming to terms with happiness --
Enabling conditions and thresholds --
Material resources --
Safety --
Dignity, self-esteem, and self-respect --
Enjoyment, self-actualization, and intrinsic rewards --
Policy and an idea of man --
Asking a new question, getting new answers: evaluating results --
Asking a new question, getting new answers: designing solutions --
Searching for solutions that work: changing the metaphor --
Little platoons --
"To close the circle of our felicities."
Responsibility: Charles Murray.

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