Happiness: A Guide to Developing Life's Most Important Skill by Matthieu Ricard

Happiness: A Guide to Developing Life's Most Important Skill

byMatthieu Ricard, Daniel Goleman

Kobo ebook | December 14, 2008

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In this groundbreaking book, Matthieu Ricard makes a passionate case for happiness as a goal that deserves as least as much energy as any other in our lives.
Wealth? Fitness? Career success? How can we possibly place these above true and lasting well-being? Drawing from works of fiction and poetry, Western philosophy, Buddhist beliefs, scientific research, and personal experience, Ricard weaves an inspirational and forward-looking account of how we can begin to rethink our realities in a fast-moving modern world. With its revelatory lessons and exercises, Happiness is an eloquent and stimulating guide to a happier life.

About The Author

Matthieu Ricard, a Buddhist monk residing in Katmandu, is a coauthor of "The Monk & the Philosopher"& is the official French translator of His Holiness the Dalai Lama. Psychologist Daniel Goleman was born on March 7, 1946 in Stockton, California. He earned a Ph.D. from Harvard. Goleman wrote his first book, "The Meditative Mind" after ...

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Title:Happiness: A Guide to Developing Life's Most Important SkillFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:December 14, 2008Publisher:Little, Brown And CompanyLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0316054755

ISBN - 13:9780316054751

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