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The Promise Of Happiness (Best of Betty Neels)

by Betty Neels

  • 89 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Harlequin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American Light Romantic Fiction,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Romance,
  • Romance: Modern,
  • Romance - General,
  • Fiction / Romance / General,
  • Romance - Contemporary

  • The Physical Object
    FormatMass Market Paperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10746574M
    ISBN 100373470789
    ISBN 109780373470785

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The Promise Of Happiness (Best of Betty Neels) by Betty Neels Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Promise of Happiness is a blandly irritating upper-middle class book that tells the blandly irritating upper-middle class story of a blandly irritating upper-middle class family. So much about this book falls flat that I almost don't know where to start. How about that the novel strives for a level of psychological realism but hinges on an event that is singularly unbelievable?/5.

The Promise of Happiness is richly valuable not only for its discussion of utilitarianism but also for its broader deconstruction of the workings of happiness in a range of works of philosophy, literature, and social science. Whereas other feminist theorists also occasionally cast The Promise Of Happiness book critical eye toward happiness, or raise consciousness of Cited by:   "The Promise of Happiness" is a analysis of how happiness is invented for people before they have a say in it, and how that happiness comes to define us.

We have an obligation toward our own happiness, a duty, Ahmed notes, towards those who have outlined our happiness for us/5. A Richard and Judy Book Club Pick (U.K.) Winner of Hawthornden Prize (U.K.) for Best Work of Imaginative Literature Winner of the South African Sunday Times Fiction Award The Promise of Happiness is an emotionally wrought and beautifully rendered novel about one family's attempt at reconciliation.

The five members of the Judd family Cited by: 1. The Promise of Happiness is a provocative cultural critique of the imperative to be happy.

It asks what follows when we make our desires and even our own happiness conditional on the happiness of others: “I just want you to be happy”; “I’m happy if you’re happy.” Combining philosophy and feminist cultural studies, Sara Ahmed reveals the affective and moral work performed by the 5/5(1).

Praise “The Promise of Happiness is a wonderfully written book we would recommend to anyone working at the intersections of philosophy, anti-racism, and critical race studies, as well as both gender and cultural studies, and, of course, those involved in the field of happiness studies and positive psychology[W]e have appreciated The Promise of Happiness in its ability to speak to us.

The Promise of Happiness had a different opening from other romances by Ms. Neels but was % Pure Betty. Rebecca Saunders was found on foot at the crack of dawn with her cat, Pooch, and her dog, Bertie, by the irascible Tiele Raukema van den Eck/5.

The Promise of Happiness is a provocative cultural critique of the imperative to be happy. It asks what follows when we make our desires and even our own happiness conditional on the happiness of others: “I just want you to be happy”; “I’m happy if you’re happy.”.

The Promise of Happiness is richly valuable not only for its discussion of utilitarianism but also for its broader deconstruction of the workings of happiness in a range of works of philosophy, literature, and social s other feminist theorists also occasionally cast a critical eye toward happiness, or raise consciousness of female unhappiness, Ahmed has produced a volume that is /5(16).

Happiness Survey.”6 Happiness and unhappiness become newsworthy when they challenge ideas about the social status of specific individuals, groups, and nations, often confirming status through the language of disbelief. The happiness turn can also be witnessed in changing policy and gover-nance frameworks.

The Promise of Happiness is richly valuable not only for its discussion of utilitarianism but also for its broader deconstruction of the workings of happiness in a range of works of philosophy, literature, and social s other feminist theorists also occasionally cast a critical eye toward happiness, or raise consciousness of female unhappiness, Ahmed has produced a volume that is.

The Promise of Happiness book. Read 14 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Louise McNeill arrives home to the idyllic Irish town of B /5.

Only a Promise of Happiness raises important questions about the relationship between knowing and loving."—Joseph Phelan, Weekly Standard "This book contains material for constructive discussion and may even prompt some of us to reconsider the role beauty could or should play not only in the realm of art but in other aspects of our lives.".

The Promise of Happiness | Ahmed, Sara | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. Several books have been written on the subject, a recent one being the Princeton philosopher Alexander Nehamas' Only a Promise of Happiness: The Place of Beauty in World of Art.

Nehamas' book begins with Plato and ends with Nietzsche, and is guided throughout by the author's fascination with Edouard Manet's provocative nude, by: "The Promise of Happiness is a provocative cultural critique of the imperative to be happy.

It asks what follows when we make our desires and even our own happiness conditional on the happiness of others: 'I just want you to be happy', 'I'm happy if you're happy'. [T]here is a perverse happiness to be taken from readingsuch an interesting book about the insufficiency of happiness.” - Richard Ashcroft, Textual Practice“The Promise of Happiness bridges philosophy and cultural studies, phenomenology and feminist thought—providing a fresh and incisive approach to some of the most urgent contemporary.

The Promise of Happiness [Betty Neels] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Promise of Happiness/5(53). The central concept of The Promise of Happiness is the “affect alien.” According to Ahmed we feel affect as alienation when we experience a “gap between the promise of happiness and how [we] are affected by objects that promise happiness”(42).

The affect alien feels the wrong thing at the right time, or the right thing at the wrong time. The Promise of Happiness. is a provocative cultural critique of the imperative to be happy. It asks what follows when we make our desires and even our own happiness conditional on the happiness of others: “I just want you to be happy”; “I’m happy if you’re happy.”Cited by:.

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Buy a cheap copy of The Promise of Happiness book by Betty Neels. I M NOT ATTRACTED TO THIN MICE. So stated the urbane Baron Tiele Raukema van den Eck- and as Rebecca Saunders was both thin and mouse-like, she knew exactly Free shipping over $/5(3).