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Born to be good : the science of a meaningful life

Author: Dacher Keltner
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A new examination of the surprising origins of human goodness.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dacher Keltner
ISBN: 039306512X 9780393065121 9780393337136 0393337138
OCLC Number: 227016128
Description: xvi, 336 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Preface --
Jen science --
Darwin's joys --
Rational irrationality --
Survival of the kindest --
Embarrassment --
Smile --
Laughter --
Tease --
Touch --
Love --
Compassion --
Awe.
Responsibility: Dacher Keltner.

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