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Two Studies Show Volunteers Live Longer and Happier Lives

The following is an excerpt from the book The Giving Way to Happiness by Jenny Santi (TarcherPerigee, 2016): 

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'Lego' Is Danish for 'Play Well' - Danes Prioritize Children's Playtime, a Key to Happy Development

The following is an excerpt from the new book The Danish Way of Parenting by Jessica Alexander & Iben Sandahl (TarcherPerigee, 2016): 

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6 Myths About Female Ascendance in the Workplace

The following is an adapted excerpt from The New Soft War on Women: How the Myth of Female Ascendance is Hurting Women, Men — and Our Economy. Copyright © 2013 by Caryl Rivers and Rosalind C. Barnett, Ph.D., Reprinted with permission of Tarcher/Penguin, New York, NY.

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Is It Time To Replace The American Dream?

Editor's Note: AlterNet has launched its new Vision section to help grapple with the unprecedented challenges of our time. Every day, we'll have a new vision article on our front page -- Subscribe to our weekly Vision newsletter to stay on top of the coverage.

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Are We Selfish Individuals or an Empathic Society? The Answer Could Determine Whether We Have a Future

Editor's Note: AlterNet has launched its new Vision section this week, to help grapple with the unprecedented challenges of our time. Every day, we'll have a new vision article on our front page -- Subscribe to our weekly Vision newsletter to stay on top of the coverage.

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