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The Resource Happier? : the history of a cultural movement that aspired to transform America, Daniel Horowitz

Happier? : the history of a cultural movement that aspired to transform America, Daniel Horowitz

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Happier? : the history of a cultural movement that aspired to transform America
Title
Happier?
Title remainder
the history of a cultural movement that aspired to transform America
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Horowitz
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Happier? provides the first history of the origins, development, and impact of the way Americans -- and now many around the world -- shifted from mental illness to well-being as they pondered the human condition
Writing style
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10612608
Cataloging source
DLC
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1938-
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Horowitz, Daniel
Dewey number
306.0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Happiness
  • Quality of life
  • Well-being
  • United States
  • Happiness
  • Quality of life
  • Social conditions
  • Well-being
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the history of a cultural movement that aspired to transform America
Label
Happier? : the history of a cultural movement that aspired to transform America, Daniel Horowitz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From helplessness to optimism: Martin Seligman and the development of positive psychology -- Misery and pleasure in the origins of happiness studies, 1945-70 -- Crisis of confidence? 1970-83: providing the groundwork for the study of positive happiness -- Morning in America, 1984-98: assembling key elements in the study of happiness and positivity -- Drawing (and crossing) the line: academic and popular renditions of subjective well-being, 1984-98 -- Building a positively happy world view -- The future in here: positive psychology comes of age -- The business of happiness
Control code
ocn982092904
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 304 pages
Isbn
9780190655648
Lccn
2017009917
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)982092904
Label
Happier? : the history of a cultural movement that aspired to transform America, Daniel Horowitz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From helplessness to optimism: Martin Seligman and the development of positive psychology -- Misery and pleasure in the origins of happiness studies, 1945-70 -- Crisis of confidence? 1970-83: providing the groundwork for the study of positive happiness -- Morning in America, 1984-98: assembling key elements in the study of happiness and positivity -- Drawing (and crossing) the line: academic and popular renditions of subjective well-being, 1984-98 -- Building a positively happy world view -- The future in here: positive psychology comes of age -- The business of happiness
Control code
ocn982092904
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 304 pages
Isbn
9780190655648
Lccn
2017009917
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)982092904

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