The Resource Sustainable Happiness : Live Simply, Live Well, Make a Difference, (electronic resource)

Sustainable Happiness : Live Simply, Live Well, Make a Difference, (electronic resource)

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Sustainable Happiness : Live Simply, Live Well, Make a Difference
Title
Sustainable Happiness
Title remainder
Live Simply, Live Well, Make a Difference
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Language
eng
Summary
We're bombarded by messages telling us that more, bigger, and better things are the keys to happiness-but after we pile up the stuff and pile on the hours, we end up exhausted and broke on a planet full of trash. Sarah van Gelder and her colleagues at YES! Magazine have been exploring the meaning of real happiness for eighteen years. In this much-needed volume, they marshal fascinating research, in-depth essays, and compelling 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, the contribution
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EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 158
  • 170/.44
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF575 .H27
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Target audience
adult
Sustainable Happiness : Live Simply, Live Well, Make a Difference, (electronic resource)
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Sustainable Happiness : Live Simply, Live Well, Make a Difference, (electronic resource)
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https://epl.freading.com/ebooks/details/r:download/OTc4MTYyNjU2MzMxNQ==
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Preface; Introduction: How We Lost Track of Real Happiness and Where to Find It Now; PART ONE: What We Know About Real Well-Being; Introduction; 1 The Movement to Live More Simply Is Older Than You Think; 2 10 Things Science Says Will Make You Happy; 3 Who Pays the Price for Cheap Stuff?; 4 Why Everyone Is Happier in More Equitable Societies; 5 We Are Hardwired to Cooperate and Share; 6 Why Saying Hello Matters; PART TWO: The Practice of Happiness (or, How You Can Get Some); Introduction; 7 This Is Your Life-Show Up For It Mindfully
  • 8 Give Yourself a Break: Take a Tech Sabbath9 Kick Your Addictions, Return to Intimacy; 10 Stop Worrying and Find Work You Love; 11 Follow Your Calling-Even When It Scares You; 12 Share Meals with Loved Ones; 13 Choose Gratitude; PART THREE: Sustainable Happiness and the Beloved Community; Introduction; 14 The Story of Your Gift; 15 Heal, Don't Punish; 16 The Hidden Treasures in Your Neighborhood; 17 How to Design Your Neighborhood for Happiness; Five Ways to Meet Your Neighbors; 18 Lessons in Gratitude From a Pay-It-Forward Restaurant
  • 19 Everything I Need to Know About Happiness, I Learned in the Forest The Wild Geese; Conclusion: 10 Ways Sustainable Happiness Can Change the World
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ocn892800206
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1 online resource (169 pages).
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online
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9781626563315
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • (Sirsi) f892800206
  • (CaAE) f892800206

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