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Author Easterbrook, Gregg.

Title The progress paradox : how life gets better while people feel worse / Gregg Easterbrook.

Imprint New York : Random House, c2003.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  303.44 Ea77p 2003    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xx, 376 p. ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [319]-355) and index.
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.
Subject Progress.
Quality of life.
Discontent.
Pessimism.
ISBN 0812973038 (pbk.)
0679463038

 
    
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