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The Resource The happy life : the search for contentment in the modern world, David Malouf

The happy life : the search for contentment in the modern world, David Malouf

Label
The happy life : the search for contentment in the modern world
Title
The happy life
Title remainder
the search for contentment in the modern world
Statement of responsibility
David Malouf
Title variation
Search for contentment in the modern world
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on mythology, philosophy, art and literature, this book traces our conception of happiness throughout history, distilling centuries of thought into a lucid narrative
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1934-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Malouf, David
Dewey number
170
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BJ1481
LC item number
.M3188 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Happiness
  • Contentment
Target audience
adult
Label
The happy life : the search for contentment in the modern world, David Malouf
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 91-96)
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 character of a happy life -- "The pursuit of happiness" -- Unrest -- Happiness in the flesh -- The way we live now
Control code
ocn781277939
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
96 pages
Isbn
9780307907714
Lccn
2012007180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
152.42 M298 ; XX-N ; es ; C1302BT5.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 781277939
  • (Sirsi) 781277939
  • (OCoLC)781277939
Label
The happy life : the search for contentment in the modern world, David Malouf
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 91-96)
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 character of a happy life -- "The pursuit of happiness" -- Unrest -- Happiness in the flesh -- The way we live now
Control code
ocn781277939
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
96 pages
Isbn
9780307907714
Lccn
2012007180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
152.42 M298 ; XX-N ; es ; C1302BT5.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 781277939
  • (Sirsi) 781277939
  • (OCoLC)781277939

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