Item Details

The Progress Paradox: How Life Gets Better While People Feel Worse

Gregg Easterbrook
Format
Book
Published
New York : Random House, 2003.
Edition
1st ed
Language
English
ISBN
0679463038, 9780679463030, 0812973038 (pbk.), 9780812973037 (pbk.)
Related Resources
Contributor biographical information Sample text Publisher description
Contents
  • The great story of our era : average people better off
  • Practically everything getting better
  • Why the good news scares people
  • Portable carpeted dog steps
  • More of everything except happiness
  • Stress, it's nature's plan
  • How to gain your mind
  • Selfish reasons to become a better person
  • Beyond credit cards and SUVs
  • Changing our world
  • Changing their world
  • It's never too late.
Description
xx, 376 p. ; 22 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [319]-355) and index.
Technical Details
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