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The Resource Exploring happiness : from Aristotle to brain science, Sissela Bok

Exploring happiness : from Aristotle to brain science, Sissela Bok

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Exploring happiness : from Aristotle to brain science
Title
Exploring happiness
Title remainder
from Aristotle to brain science
Statement of responsibility
Sissela Bok
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the nature of happiness, discussing how it has been treated in philosophy and religion and by the modern disciplines of psychology, economics, and neurocience, and considers the place of indivdual happiness within the context of modern life
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370785
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DLC
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Bok, Sissela
Dewey number
170
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ1481
LC item number
.B64 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Happiness
Target audience
adult
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from Aristotle to brain science
Label
Exploring happiness : from Aristotle to brain science, Sissela Bok
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p.[179]-202) and index
Contents
Luck -- Experience -- Discordant definitions -- "On the happy life" -- Measurement -- Beyond temperament -- Is lasting happiness achievable? -- Illusion -- The scope of happiness
Control code
2009052121
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
218 p.
Isbn
9780300139297
Lccn
2009052121
System control number
(OCoLC)489257901
Label
Exploring happiness : from Aristotle to brain science, Sissela Bok
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p.[179]-202) and index
Contents
Luck -- Experience -- Discordant definitions -- "On the happy life" -- Measurement -- Beyond temperament -- Is lasting happiness achievable? -- Illusion -- The scope of happiness
Control code
2009052121
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
218 p.
Isbn
9780300139297
Lccn
2009052121
System control number
(OCoLC)489257901

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