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The happiness curve : why life gets better after 50, Jonathan Rauch

Label
The happiness curve : why life gets better after 50
Title
The happiness curve
Title remainder
why life gets better after 50
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Rauch
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Draws on cutting-edge scientific studies to discuss the U-shaped trajectory of happiness, which declines from the optimism of youth before surging upward again after age fifty, and offers ways to endure the slump during midlife
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rauch, Jonathan
Dewey number
155.6
Illustrations
charts
Index
index present
LC call number
BF724.6
LC item number
.R38 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle age
  • Happiness
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Happiness
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Middle age
Target audience
adult
Label
The happiness curve : why life gets better after 50, Jonathan Rauch
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Thomas Dunne book."
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
The voyage of life: Thomas Cole's journey--and mine -- What makes us happy (and doesn't): the strange illogic of life satisfaction -- A timely discovery: how unsuspecting economists (and apes) found the happiness curve -- The shape of the river: time, happiness, and the curve of the U -- The expectations trap: midlife malaise is often about nothing -- The paradox of aging: why getting old makes you happier -- Crossing toward wisdom: the happiness curve has a purpose, and it's social -- Helping ourselves: how to get through the U -- Helping each other: bringing midlife out of the closet -- Epilogue: Gratitude
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 244 pages
Isbn
9781250078803
Lccn
2018005155
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
charts
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1031409404
  • 1734920
  • (OCoLC)on1031409404
  • 1734920
Label
The happiness curve : why life gets better after 50, Jonathan Rauch
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Thomas Dunne book."
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
The voyage of life: Thomas Cole's journey--and mine -- What makes us happy (and doesn't): the strange illogic of life satisfaction -- A timely discovery: how unsuspecting economists (and apes) found the happiness curve -- The shape of the river: time, happiness, and the curve of the U -- The expectations trap: midlife malaise is often about nothing -- The paradox of aging: why getting old makes you happier -- Crossing toward wisdom: the happiness curve has a purpose, and it's social -- Helping ourselves: how to get through the U -- Helping each other: bringing midlife out of the closet -- Epilogue: Gratitude
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 244 pages
Isbn
9781250078803
Lccn
2018005155
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
charts
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1031409404
  • 1734920
  • (OCoLC)on1031409404
  • 1734920

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