The Happiness Curve: Why Life Gets Better After 50


From The Happiness Curve website: “Drawing on cutting-edge science and human stories, The Happiness Curve shows that happiness follows a U-shaped trajectory, declining from the optimism of youth into what__s often a long, low slump in middle age before starting to rise again in our 50s___and then offering an unexpected bounty of contentment and wisdom.

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Aging & Longevity

Aging & Longevity > Health: Brain & Mental

Aging & Longevity > Positive Aging


Jonathan Rauch

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Books and Chapters