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Born to be good

Dacher Keltner

Born to be good

the science of a meaningful life

by Dacher Keltner

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by W.W. Norton in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDacher Keltner.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBF531 .K39 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23120519M
ISBN 10039306512X
ISBN 109780393065121
LC Control Number2008029190
OCLC/WorldCa227016128

Born to Be Good is a profound study of how emotion is the key to living the good life and how the path to happiness goes through human emotions that connect people to one another. Also forthcoming from Greater Good Science Center authors: The Daddy Shift, by Jeremy Adam Smith (Beacon, Spring ) and The Compassionate Instinct, which.   Born to Be Good The Science of A Meaningful Life (Book): Keltner, Dacher: "Born to Be Good grows out of Dacher Keltner's postgraduate work with Paul Ekman, a pioneer in the study of facial expressions. Revealing the unspoken language of every facial movement, bodily gesture, and vocal tone, often with fascinating illustrations, Keltner charts the highly coordinated patterns of behavior that.

  Born to Rock is a great book is about a girl named Georgia Khatchadorian that was “Born to Rock”.And she just follows her dreams to make them come ,this book is just filled with so many emotions,sarcasm, and it is also a great story on talking and making things better with her friends which she got in problems with and fixed them with the power of friendship.I would /5. Get this from a library! Born to be good: the science of a meaningful life. [Dacher Keltner] -- This work demonstrates that humans are not hardwired to lead lives that are 'nasty, brutish and short' - we are in fact born to be good. The author investigates an old mystery of human evolution: why.

These are the questions that Dacher Keltner tackles in his new book, Born to Be Good: The Science of a Meaningful Life. Keltner, a professor of psychology at the University of California, Berkeley, strives to unearth clues about the neglected dimension of human nature: “positive emotions that bring the good in others to completion. Born To Be Good: The Science Of A Meaningful Life Paperback – Sept. 22 by Dacher Keltner (Author) out of 5 stars 32 ratings. See all 11 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from /5(32).


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Illustrated with more than fifty photographs of human emotions, Born to Be Good takes us on a journey through scientific discovery, personal narrative, and Eastern philosophy.

Positive emotions, Keltner finds, lie at the core of human nature and shape our everyday behavior―and they just may be the key to understanding how we can live our lives better.

60 photosCited by: "Born to Be Good: The Science of a Meaningful Life", by Dacher Keltner, is a book by a UC-Berkeley professor of psychology; it's about how and why people are able to be good and/or happy. Dacher Keltner's "Born to Be Good" is in a whole different world, emotionally, than what you see in /5(57).

Born to Be Good takes us on a journey through scientific discovery, personal narrative, and Eastern philosophy. Positive emotions, Keltner finds, lie at the core of human nature and shape our everyday behavior - and they just may be the key to understanding how we can live our lives better/5(37).

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Fascinating and well-researched, "Born to be Good" manages to present scholarly material in a very accessible way. Dacher Keltner is a good, personable story teller with a sense of humour that manages to enliven rather than to distract from his scholarship and message.

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Positive emotions, Keltner finds, lie at the core of human nature and shape our everyday behavior—and they just may be the key to understanding how we can live our /5(2). In Born to Be Good, Dacher Keltner demonstrates that humans are not hardwired to lead lives that are "nasty, brutish, and short"—we are in fact born to be good.

He investigates an old mystery of human evolution: why have we evolved positive emotions like gratitude, amusement, awe, and compassion that promote ethical action and are the fabric of cooperative societies?By combining stories of 3/5(3).

In the last eight chapters of Born to Be Good, the author provides a consistently interesting assessment of eight emotions along with insights about them from art, literature, and philosophy. The first part of the book is spent on the Confucian concept of /jen/, "which refers to kindness, humanity, and reverence," as well as Keltner's thoughts on the Eastern Religions and what they offer in "being good." The second part of /Born to Be Good/ is spent researching and delving into the anthropological reasoning behind being a good person, and how it exists intrinsically in our DNA and /5(5).

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