Have a Promotion Code?

Please enter it here:

Great deals and more!

Sign up for special offers, exclusive discounts, and new product announcements from McGraw-Hill Professional.



May 13, 2011


Paperback, 208 pages

Other Formats


0071742859 / 9780071742856


Your Price



Table of contents

Part 1: What Is Happiness?; Foreword: Positive Psychology; Chapter 1: The Question of Happiness; Chapter 2: Reconciling Past and Future; Chapter 3: Happiness Explained; Chapter 4: The Ultimate Currency; Chapter 5: Setting Goals; Part 3: Happiness Applied; Chapter 6: In Education; Chapter 7: In the Workplace; Chapter 9: In Relationships; Part 4: Meditations on Happiness; First Mediation: Self-Interest and Benevolence; Second Mediation: Beyond the Temporary High; Third Meditation: Letting Our Light Shine; Fourth Mediation: Imagine!; Fifth Meditation: Take Your Time; Sixth Mediation: The Happiness Revolution; Conclusion: Here and Now

Author comments

Author Profile
Tal Ben-Shahar (Boston, Massachusetts and Jerusalem, Israel) graduated from Harvard University with a degree in Philosophy and Psychology. For the last ten years, he has been teaching happiness, personal and organizational excellence, leadership, ethics and happiness all around the world. His work on happiness has been featured in the New York Times, the Boston Globe, New York Magazine and NPR, among other media outlets.

Copyright 2014 McGraw-Hill Global Education Holdings, LLC


Before you can enjoy free downloads from McGraw-Hill Professional, we ask that you please provide your email address and country.

Yes, I want to receive other special offer.