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The progress paradox : how life gets better while people feel worse, Gregg Easterbrook

Label
The progress paradox : how life gets better while people feel worse
Title
The progress paradox
Title remainder
how life gets better while people feel worse
Statement of responsibility
Gregg Easterbrook
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the question of societal progress to explain why, despite strong evidence that the quality of life has improved dramatically, many people refuse to believe it
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Easterbrook, Gregg
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Progress
  • Quality of life
  • Discontent
  • Pessimism
Label
The progress paradox : how life gets better while people feel worse, Gregg Easterbrook
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [319]-355) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
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
Control code
FIEb16175761
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xx, 376 pages
Isbn
9780812973037
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)51985060
Label
The progress paradox : how life gets better while people feel worse, Gregg Easterbrook
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [319]-355) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
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
Control code
FIEb16175761
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xx, 376 pages
Isbn
9780812973037
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)51985060

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