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The Resource Sustainable Happiness : Live Simply, Live Well, Make a Difference

Sustainable Happiness : Live Simply, Live Well, Make a Difference

Label
Sustainable Happiness : Live Simply, Live Well, Make a Difference
Title
Sustainable Happiness
Title remainder
Live Simply, Live Well, Make a Difference
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
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
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Van Gelder, Sarah
Dewey number
  • 158
  • 170/.44
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF575 .H27
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Magazine, the staff of Yes!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conduct of life
  • Environmentalism
  • Happiness
  • Mind and body
  • Simplicity
  • Sustainable living
  • Well-being
  • SELF-HELP / Self-Management / Stress Management
  • Happiness
  • Simplicity
  • Conduct of life
  • Environmentalism
  • Sustainable living
Label
Sustainable Happiness : Live Simply, Live Well, Make a Difference
Link
http://ebook.3m.com/library/sccld-document_id-exmgmg9
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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 ForestThe Wild Geese; Conclusion: 10 Ways Sustainable Happiness Can Change the World; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z; About the Contributors
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (169 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781626563315
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn892800206
  • (MnSpTMCL)exmgmg9
Label
Sustainable Happiness : Live Simply, Live Well, Make a Difference
Link
http://ebook.3m.com/library/sccld-document_id-exmgmg9
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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 ForestThe Wild Geese; Conclusion: 10 Ways Sustainable Happiness Can Change the World; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z; About the Contributors
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (169 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781626563315
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn892800206
  • (MnSpTMCL)exmgmg9

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