How to Live a Good Life

What makes a good life good?

Happier Living
New Release
Barry Schwartz

Barry Schwartz

Best-selling author and professor

For people who feel overwhelmed by the challenges and opportunities of life, bestselling author and life-long teacher Barry Schwartz has the answers. He outlines the nature and history of our social and economic problems, this course will offer deep insights that will give you a better perspective on your life, and help you make better choices.

How to Live a Good Life

13 Episodes


3 min

1. What Is a Good Life?

10 min

2. Challenges to the Good Life

9 min

3. Individualism vs. Collectivism

13 min

4. Bad Ideas that Make Us Unhappy

10 min

5. Practical Wisdom, and Why We Need It

8 min

6. “Freedom” & the Paradox of Choice

12 min

7. Maximizers Vs. Satisficers

7 min

8. The Problems of Industrialization

17 min

9. How to Make Work More Meaningful

8 min

10. Practical Wisdom

13 min

11. How to Build Moral Skills

13 min

12. The Secret to Happiness

7 min

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