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A Brief History of Happiness by Nicholas P White pdf

A Brief History of Happiness by Nicholas P White pdf free download

A Brief History of Happiness by Nicholas P White pdf free download. The history of happiness is no ordinary history, and the subject is by no means ordinary either. The idea of happiness points us to an all-inclusive assessment of a person’s condition. It makes a claim, at least, to take into account all considerations about what’s desirable and worthwhile. The history of happiness might thus claim to be relevant to everything concerning human, or even other, beings. On both sides, the concept and the history, there seem to be no boundaries within which to work. On various grounds, some contours and limits are called for.

A Brief History of Happiness by Nicholas P White pdf free download

The contours should come from the problem that the concept raises. It attempts and purports to include, as I’ve just said, everything that’s desirable and worthwhile for humans. As the history of happiness shows, however, this totality isn’t easy to grasp.
The various aims – and enjoyments, desires, judgments about what’s worthwhile, etc. – all of which the notion of happiness is taken to include, seem often to conflict with each other.

A Brief History of Happiness by Nicholas P White pdf free download

They seem to conflict with each other in such a way that they can’t all be surveyed and evaluated together. Accordingly there might be no non-arbitrary way of constructing a coherent concept out of them. The concept of ABHA01 7 1/11/05, 11:58 AM happiness may simply be the expression of a firm but unrealizable hope for some kind of coherence of aims.

A Brief History of Happiness by Nicholas P White pdf free download

A Brief History of Happiness by Nicholas P White pdf free download


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