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    DescriptionHow do you solve the problem of human happiness? It's a subject that has occupied some of the greatest philosophers of all time, from Aristotle to Paul McKenna. But how do we sort the good ideas from the terrible ones? Over the past five years, Oliver Burkeman has travelled to some of the strangest outposts of the 'happiness industry' in an attempt to find out. Help! is the witty and thought-provoking story of his journey. In it, he tackles: The Secret of Great Leadership How to Be Interesting Why All Meetings Should Be Abolished How to Become a Better Morning Person The Hidden Pleasures of Worry and many other subjects ...

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    How to Become Slightly Happier and Get a Bit More Done
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Oliver Burkeman
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 288
    Width: 129 mm
    Height: 198 mm
    Thickness: 18 mm
    Weight: 197 g
    ISBN 13: 9780857860262
    ISBN 10: 0857860267

    BIC E4L: PSY
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T17.9
    BIC subject category V2: DNF, VSP
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 24810
    BISAC V2.8: LIT000000
    DC22: 152.42
    Thema V1.0: DNL, VSP
    Canongate Books Ltd
    Imprint name
    Canongate Books Ltd
    Publication date
    06 October 2011
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    Author Information
    Oliver Burkeman is a feature writer for the Guardian. He is a winner of the Foreign Press Association's Young Journalist of the Year award, and has been shortlisted for the Orwell Prize. He writes a popular weekly column on psychology, 'This Column Will Change Your Life' and has reported from London, Washington and New York.
    Review quote
    'Addictive, wise and very funny. Burkeman never takes himself too seriously, but the rest of us should.' - Tim Harford, author of THE UNDERCOVER ECONOMIST