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The Resource Sustainable happiness : live simply, live well, make a difference, edited by Sarah van Gelder and the staff of YES! Magazine

Sustainable happiness : live simply, live well, make a difference, edited by Sarah van Gelder and the staff of YES! Magazine

Label
Sustainable happiness : live simply, live well, make a difference
Title
Sustainable happiness
Title remainder
live simply, live well, make a difference
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sarah van Gelder and the staff of YES! Magazine
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sarah van Gelder and her colleagues at YES! Magazine have been exploring the meaning of real happiness for eighteen years. In this volume, they marshal research, in-depth essays, and personal stories that lead to a life-altering conclusion: what makes us truly happy are the depth of our relationships, the quality of our communities, our opportunities to make a contribution, and the renewal we receive from the natural world
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Summary
Explores the meaning of real happiness, suggesting that true well-being is found in supportive relationships, thriving communities, opportunities to make contributions, and renewal from the natural world
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10408929
Cataloging source
DLC
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Yes! (Bainbridge Island, Wash.)
Dewey number
170/.44
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Van Gelder, Sarah
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True
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  • Happiness
  • Simplicity
  • Conduct of life
  • Environmentalism
  • Sustainable living
  • Conduct of life
  • Environmentalism
  • Happiness
  • Simplicity
  • Sustainable living
Target audience
adult
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live simply, live well, make a difference
Label
Sustainable happiness : live simply, live well, make a difference, edited by Sarah van Gelder and the staff of YES! Magazine
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 125-135) 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
What We Know About Real Well-Being -- Introduction Movement to Live More Simply Is Older Than You Think / 10 Things Science Says Will Make You Happy / Who Pays the Price for Cheap Stuff? / Why Everyone Is Happier in More Equitable Societies / We Are Hardwired to Cooperate and Share / Why Saying Hello Matters / Practice of Happiness (or, How You Can Get Some) -- Introduction This Is Your Life -- Show Up For It Mindfully / Give Yourself a Break: Take a Tech Sabbath / Kick Your Addictions, Return to Intimacy / Stop Worrying and Find Work You Love / Follow Your Calling -- Even When It Scares You / Share Meals with Loved Ones / Choose Gratitude / Sustainable Happiness and the Beloved Community -- Introduction Story of Your Gift / Heal, Don't Punish / Hidden Treasures in Your Neighborhood / How to Design Your Neighborhood for Happiness / Five Ways to Meet Your Neighbors / Lessons in Gratitude From a Pay-It-Forward Restaurant / Everything I Need to Know About Happiness, I Learned in the Forest / Wild Geese
Control code
1101192
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 148 pages
Isbn
9781626563292
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2014028808
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781626563292
  • (OCoLC)885983434
Label
Sustainable happiness : live simply, live well, make a difference, edited by Sarah van Gelder and the staff of YES! Magazine
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 125-135) 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
What We Know About Real Well-Being -- Introduction Movement to Live More Simply Is Older Than You Think / 10 Things Science Says Will Make You Happy / Who Pays the Price for Cheap Stuff? / Why Everyone Is Happier in More Equitable Societies / We Are Hardwired to Cooperate and Share / Why Saying Hello Matters / Practice of Happiness (or, How You Can Get Some) -- Introduction This Is Your Life -- Show Up For It Mindfully / Give Yourself a Break: Take a Tech Sabbath / Kick Your Addictions, Return to Intimacy / Stop Worrying and Find Work You Love / Follow Your Calling -- Even When It Scares You / Share Meals with Loved Ones / Choose Gratitude / Sustainable Happiness and the Beloved Community -- Introduction Story of Your Gift / Heal, Don't Punish / Hidden Treasures in Your Neighborhood / How to Design Your Neighborhood for Happiness / Five Ways to Meet Your Neighbors / Lessons in Gratitude From a Pay-It-Forward Restaurant / Everything I Need to Know About Happiness, I Learned in the Forest / Wild Geese
Control code
1101192
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 148 pages
Isbn
9781626563292
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2014028808
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781626563292
  • (OCoLC)885983434

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