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Of happiness

Volterra.

Of happiness

an essay

by Volterra.

  • 368 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Andover Books in Chapel Hill, NC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Happiness.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementVolterra.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ1481 .V65 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 326 p. ;
    Number of Pages326
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL393503M
    ISBN 100966080602
    LC Control Number98070640
    OCLC/WorldCa40526495

    Sonja Lyubomirsky (born Decem ) is an American professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of California, Riverside and author of the bestseller The How of Happiness: A Scientific Approach to Getting the Life You Want, a book of strategies backed by scientific research that can be used to increase happiness.. She is often quoted in news articles about positive Fields: Psychology, Philosophy of happiness. The Happiness Lab You might think more money, a better job, or Instagram-worthy vacations would make you happy. You’re dead wrong. In "The Happiness Lab" podcast, Yale professor Dr Laurie Santos will take you through the latest scientific research and share some surprising and inspiring stories that will forever alter the way you think about happiness.

    Project Happiness, Menlo Park, California. M likes. Bridging the science of happiness into everyday strategies/5(K).   Happiness Books! There were so many amazing books on happiness that I wanted to include on this list, but only 10 could make it. Here are my .

      Happiness Lyrics: I really hope that you find happiness / And the book you write's magnificent / And I won't help but stare at every word / It would burn holes in many mattresses / . (Happiness Project) "This book is absolutely a delight to read. [The authors] have made the science very accessible and practical. You will love the stories they weave into the text. The Dieners take us along on their adventures around the world. We tag along as they unlock the mysteries of happiness.


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