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Altruism The Power of Compassion to Change Yourself and the World

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ISBN-10: 031620823X

ISBN-13: 9780316208239

Edition: N/A

Authors: Matthieu Ricard

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"A careful, detailed, hard-nosed assessment of what is needed both for individual happiness and for the welfare of the planet.... This book is so rich, so diverse...that it is best kept as an inspiring resource to be consulted over many years." Wall Street JournalMatthieu Ricard, author of the international bestseller Happiness, makes the passionate case for altruism-genuine concern for the well-being of others. Presenting a vision based on decades of firsthand experience and scientific studies, Matthieu Ricard illuminates how altruism can answer the main challenges of our time: economic inequality, life satisfaction, and environment sustainability. In this riveting book, he champions the…    
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Book details

List price: $29.99
Publisher: Little Brown & Company
Publication date: 6/14/2016
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 864
Size: 5.70" wide x 8.30" long x 2.50" tall
Weight: 1.584
Language: English

Matthieu Ricard, a Buddhist monk residing in Katmandu, is a coauthor of "The Monk & the Philosopher" & is the official French translator of His Holiness the Dalai Lama.