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America the Anxious by Ruth Whippman
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it was amazing
bookshelves: education-and-psych, nonfic

Ruth Whippman studies the inner workings of the American happiness market. Through Buddhism, Mormonism, Facebook, self help marketing, expensive "positive thinking" seminars, and parenting ideals, she narrates her experience with chasing happiness. The information is interesting; the British sarcasm makes it fun to read.
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Reading Progress

February 4, 2017 – Started Reading
February 4, 2017 – Shelved
February 4, 2017 –
page 32
12.5%
February 9, 2017 –
page 169
66.02% "British humor never gets old :D"
February 13, 2017 – Shelved as: education-and-psych
February 13, 2017 – Shelved as: nonfic
February 13, 2017 – Finished Reading

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Calvinist Batman I've been wanting to read this. I'll have to add it to my list


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