America the anxious : how our pursuit of happiness is creating a nation of nervous wrecks / Ruth Whippman.
- 3 of 9 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.
1 current hold with 9 total copies.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Butler Public Library - Butler||306.0973 WHI (Text)||73174005028729||Adult: Nonfiction||Checked out||12/21/2016|
|Greenwood Public Library - Greenwood||306.0973 WHI (Text)||36626103776951||New Adult Nonfiction||Checked out||12/14/2016|
|Hagerstown Jefferson Township Public Library - Hagerstown||306.0973 WHIP (Text)||39213000787824||New Adult Nonfiction||Checked out||12/06/2016|
|Mooresville Public Library - Mooresville||306.097 WHI (Text)||37323005286094||NEW-BKS||Checked out||12/07/2016|
|North Madison County Elwood Public Library||306.0973 WHI (Text)||30419101512665||New Non-Fiction||Available||-|
|North Webster Community Public Library - North Webster||306.097 WHI (Text)||72436000117687||Adult nonfiction||Available||-|
|Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library||306.0973 Whippman (Text)||31208912489111||new non-fiction||Checked out||12/12/2016|
|Schricker Main Library||306.0973 WHI (Text)||30032010684410||NEW ADULT||Checked out||12/14/2016|
|Switzerland County Public Library - Vevay||PSYCHOLOGY ANXIETY (Text)||33710721748056||Adult Non-Fiction: Psychology||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781250071521 (hardcover)
- Physical Description: 247 pages ; 22 cm
- Edition: First U.S. Edition.
- Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2016.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-236) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Coming to America: obsessed with happiness, but nobody's happy -- Personal journey? it's not all about you -- Happiness for sale: self-help America -- Workaholics -- "I don't care as long as he's happy": dispatches from the parenting happiness rat race -- God's plan of happiness -- I'm not a happy person, I just play one on facebook -- Positive psychology (or if you're not happy, it's your own fault, you lazy schmuck) -- Star-spangled happy.
|Summary, etc.:|| In America the Anxious, Whippman embarks on an uproarious pilgrimage to explore the American happiness machine, tackling both the ridiculous and the sublime. Her search to discover what, if anything, actually does make us happy unveils a startlingly straightforward, rigorously-researched universal answer that requires no hot yoga and comes absolutely free of charge.
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