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  • Persuasive attack on the idea that happiness is the goal we should aim for... elegant...valuable.
    Wall Street Journal
  • An intelligent page-turner… In a world that seems caught between pure hedonism and divisive sectarianism, the book mounts a timely challenge.
    Prospect (UK)
  • Beautifully written, The Power of Meaning speaks to the yearning we all share for a life of depth and significance.
    Susan Cain, author of Quiet

 

About Emily

Emily Esfahani Smith is a journalist and the author of The Power of Meaning: Finding Fulfillment in a World Obsessed With Happiness. Her work has appeared in theWall Street Journal, New York TimesTimeThe Atlantic, The New Criterion, and other publications. 

 

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