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Happiness Hypothesis

Finding Modern Truth in Ancient Wisdom...Why the Meaningful Life is Closer Than You Think

by Jonathan Haidt

  • 46 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Coach Series .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • General,
  • Personal Growth - Happiness,
  • Self-Help / General,
  • Self-Help,
  • Unabridged Audio - Self Help,
  • Audiobooks,
  • Happiness

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGeorge K Wilson (Narrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatAudio CD
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8891436M
    ISBN 101596590971
    ISBN 109781596590977

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