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The Bible and … Happiness?

Brent A. Strawn

in The Bible and the Pursuit of Happiness

Published in print October 2012 | ISBN: 9780199795734
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199979691 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199795734.003.0000
The Bible and … Happiness?

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This Introduction outlines the book's contents via a discussion of the meaning and pollution of the term “happiness,” as well as the discussion of happiness in classical sources, especially Aristotle, and in recent developments in Positive Psychology.

Keywords: happiness; Bible; Aristotle; positive psychology

Chapter.  11251 words. 

Subjects: Biblical Studies

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