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The antidote : happiness for people who can't stand positive thinking / Oliver Burkeman.

Authors: Burkeman, Oliver.
Call number: 158 BUR
Publisher: New York : Faber and Faber, 2012.
Publication date: 2012.
Subject: Happiness.
Positive psychology.
Negativism.
Title: The antidote : happiness for people who can't stand positive thinking / Oliver Burkeman.
Edition: 1st American ed.
Physical description: 236 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents note: On trying too hard to be happy -- What would Seneca do? : the Stoic art of confronting the worst-case scenario -- The storm before the calm : a Buddhist guide to not thinking positively -- Goal crazy : when trying to control the future doesn't work -- Who's there : how to get over your self -- The safety catch : the hidden benefits of insecurity -- The Museum of Failure : the case for embracing your errors -- Memento mori : death as a way of life -- Negative capability.
Notes: "Originally published in 2012 by Canongate Books, Great Britain"--T.p. verso.
Biography note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN: 9780865479418 (hbk. : alk. paper)
0865479410 (hbk. : alk. paper)
9780865478015
LCCN: 2012022880
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1405372
Bib No.: 1405372

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