Happiness : unlocking the mysteries of psychological wealth (Book, 2008) [WorldCat.org]
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Happiness : unlocking the mysteries of psychological wealth

Author: Ed Diener; Robert Biswas-Diener
Publisher: Malden, MA ; Oxford : Blackwell Publishing, [2008]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In this book the authors present scientific evidence revealing that happiness is not overrated, and is good for people's health, social relationships, job success, longevity, and altruism. They advocate an optimal level of happiness in which people do not seek euphoria, but pursue life satisfaction, meaning, and frequent positive emotions, with recognition that some negative emotions are an integral part of a happy  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Ratgeber
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ed Diener; Robert Biswas-Diener
ISBN: 1405146613 9781405146616
OCLC Number: 220420136
Description: xiv, 290 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Understanding true wealth --
Happy people function better --
Causes of happiness and genuine wealth --
Putting it all together.
Responsibility: Ed Diener and Robert Biswas-Diener.
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[Back cover] Is being happy beneficial to your health, wealth, and social relationships? Is there an optimal level of happiness for obtaining your goals? Is there a happiness set-point, and can it  Read more...

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" Happiness challenges the present thinking of the causes and consequences of happiness and redefines our modern notions of happiness. It shares the results of three decades of research on happiness, Read more...

 
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