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Stumbling on Happiness by
Call Number: HAT 2d Floor Stacks BF 575 .H27 G55 2007
Why do patients remember long medical procedures as less painful than short ones? This book reveals what we have discovered about the uniquely human ability to imagine the future, our capacity to predict how much we will like it when we get there, and why we seem to know so little about the hearts and minds of the people we are about to become.
(Ebook) Happiness. 2011 by
Happiness presents and discusses one of the most important themes in the social sciences from a number of disciplines, including sociology, philosophy, psychology, and economics. It explains in a clear and lucid manner the concept of happiness and why it at the same time is both a new and old way of understanding societies.
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Oxford Reference Online
Over 200 well-known and trusted dictionaries and reference books combined into a single cross-searchable web database.
Encyclopedia Britannica Online
The electronic version of the Encyclopaedia Britannica. An excellent starting point for almost any topic of research, the Britannica offers both concise descriptions, and longer, more comprehensive articles on a wide variety of topics.
Oxford English Dictionary Online
The online version of the classic dictionary. An unsurpassed guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over half a million words, both present and past. It traces the usage of words through 2.5 million quotations from a wide range of international English language sources, from classic literature and specialist periodicals to film scripts and cook books.