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    • Exploring Happiness: From Aristotle to Brain Science

    • By: Sissela Bok
    • Narrated by: Kellie Fitzgerald
    • Length: 6 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 9

    In this smart and timely book, the distinguished moral philosopher Sissela Bok ponders the nature of happiness and its place in philosophical thinking and writing throughout the ages. With nuance and elegance, Bok explores notions of happiness - from Greek philosophers to Desmond Tutu, Charles Darwin, Iris Murdoch, and the Dalai Lama - as well as the latest theories advanced by psychologists, economists, geneticists, and neuroscientists.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Narration is poor

    • By Thomas on 04-25-13

    Regular price: $19.95