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This Research Guide is for students in English classes researching happiness.

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Thrive book cover by Buettner

"As we explore each pocket where people are thriving in different ways, we'll see how culture, geography and government policies combine to stack the deck in favor of happiness."  --Buettner

What is the meaning of life? Haidt quotes from the Monty Python film, The Meaning of Life:

Try to be nice to people, avoid eating fat, read a good book every now and then, get some walking in, and try to live in peace and harmony with people of all creeds and nations.  (216)


Happiness Hypothesis


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