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      Way back in my teens I read a book called “From Primitives to Zen,” which was a compendium of texts from the world’s religious traditions, compiled by Mircea Eliade. If you haven’t heard of Eliade, he was a well-known and influential Romanian historian of religion who was Professor of the History of Religions at the University of Chicago. His book provided […]

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What makes us happy? Are there correlates in the brain? Can positive emotions like happiness find a place in rigorous scientific research?

These were some of the questions addressed in the recent TV program, The Agenda with Steve Paikin. See description HERE. You can see the video stream HERE.

Happiness and the brain

Happiness and the Brain with Steve Paikin


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