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Smile or Die: How Positive Thinking Fooled America and the World
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Publisher Granta Books
Binding Paperback
ISBN-13 9781847081735
ISBN-10 1847081738
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.12 by 7.80 in.
Weight 1.10 lbs.
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Amazon.com description: Product Description: Explores the tyranny of positive thinking, and offers a history of how it came to be the dominant mode in the USA. This book argues passionately that the insistence on being cheerful actually leads to a lonely focus inwards, a blaming of oneself for any misfortunes, and thus to political apathy. It reveals the dark side of

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