Did you know that August is Happiness Happens Month? In honor of this happy celebration, our main floor display this month features books all about the emotional state of happiness! Below is a sample of the many books we have displayed - Happy Reading!
The economics of happiness -- The happiness and income debate: substance, methodology, and the Easterlin paradox -- The determinants of happiness around the world -- Does happiness matter?
9 Days to Feel Fantastic by John Whiteman:
Each day of this nine-day plan includes a new way to change one's life by regulating one's emotional and energy balance, with plenty of exercises for each step along the way.
The Nature and Value of Happiness by Christine Vitrano:
Provides a historic and contemporary overview of the philosophy of happiness, with critical evaluations to help students analyze the material and trace the evolution of a deeply nuanced concept. Addressing how the modern notion of happiness has changed from its ancient origins, Christine Vitrano attempts to clarify the precise value of happiness.
The Nine Rooms of Happiness by Lucy Danziger and Catherine Birndorf, M.D.:
Using the framework of rooms in a house to organize the issues in a woman's life, the authors reveal how to stop using the details of successes to turn them into failures, and instead look at the bigger picture and see their accomplishments for what they are.
Click here to check out the Secret Society of Happy People's website!