Everything is f*cked : a book about hope
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New York, NY : Harper, an Imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2019].
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First edition.
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273 pages ; 22 cm
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Rapid City Public Library - Self Help - AdultSELF HELP 158.1 MANChecked OutDecember 21, 2022

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Book
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English
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9780062888433, 0062888439, 9780062955937, 0062955934, 0062888463, 9780062888464, 9780062898920, 0062898922, 9780062956569

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-273).
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Read by Marck Manson.
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"We live in an interesting time. Materially, everything is the best it's ever been--we are freer, healthier and wealthier than any people in human history. Yet, somehow everything seems to be irreparably and horribly fucked--the planet is warming, governments are failing, economies are collapsing, and everyone is perpetually offended on Twitter. At this moment in history, when we have access to technology, education and communication our ancestors couldn't even dream of, so many of us come back to an overriding feeling of hopelessness. What's going on? If anyone can put a name to our current malaise and help fix it, it's Mark Manson. Manson turns his gaze from the inevitable flaws within each individual self to the endless calamities taking place in the world around us. Drawing from the pool of psychological research on these topics, as well as the timeless wisdom of philosophers such as Plato, Nietzsche, and Tom Waits, he dissects religion and politics and the uncomfortable ways they have come to resemble one another. He looks at our relationships with money, entertainment and the internet, and how too much of a good thing can psychologically eat us alive. He openly defies our definitions of faith, happiness, freedom--and even of hope itself. With his usual mix of erudition and where-the-f*ck-did-that-come-from humor, Manson takes us by the collar and challenges us to be more honest with ourselves and connected with the world in ways we probably haven't considered before. It's another counterintuitive romp through the pain in our hearts and the stress of our soul. One of the great modern writers has produced another book that will set the agenda for years to come."--

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Manson, M. (2019). Everything is f*cked: a book about hope (First edition.). Harper, an Imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Manson, Mark. 2019. Everything Is F*cked: A Book About Hope. New York, NY: Harper, an Imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Manson, Mark. Everything Is F*cked: A Book About Hope New York, NY: Harper, an Imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2019.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Manson, Mark. Everything Is F*cked: A Book About Hope First edition., Harper, an Imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2019.

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