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    • The Nordic Theory of Everything

    • In Search of a Better Life
    • By: Anu Partanen
    • Narrated by: Abby Craden
    • Length: 10 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Moving to America in 2008, Finnish journalist Anu Partanen quickly went from confident, successful professional to wary, self-doubting mess. She found that navigating the basics of everyday life - from buying a cell phone and filing taxes to education and childcare - was much more complicated and stressful than anything she encountered in her homeland. At first she attributed her crippling anxiety to the difficulty of adapting to a freewheeling new culture. But as she got to know Americans better, she discovered they shared her deep apprehension.

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    • A non-radical perspective on two societies

    • By kwdayboise (Kim Day) on 06-20-17

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    • This Journalist Never Worried About Health Care — Until She Moved to the U.S.

    • By: Anu Partanen
    • Narrated by: Marco Werman
    • Length: 5 mins
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    Few things reveal the differences between the U.S. and Finland as clearly as health care.

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