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Four thousand weeks : time management for mortals / Oliver Burkeman.

Burkeman, Oliver, (author.).

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  • 2 of 6 copies available at Bibliomation.
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C.H. Booth Library - Newtown On Order (Text to phone) acq1108379 Acquisitions On order -
Edith Wheeler Memorial Library - Monroe On Order (Text to phone) acq1103777 Acquisitions On order -
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Ridgefield Library BUS 650.11 BUR (Text to phone) 34010150853884 Adult New Nonfiction Checked out 09/28/2021
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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-260) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: In the long run, we're all dead -- Part I: Choosing to choose. The limit-embracing life ; The efficiency trap ; Facing finitude ; Becoming a better procrastinator ; The watermelon problem ; The intimate interrupter -- Part II: Beyond control. We never really have time ; You are here ; Rediscovering the past ; The impatience spiral ; Staying on the bus ; The loneliness of the digital nomad ; Cosmic insignificance therapy ; The human disease -- Afterword: Beyond hope -- Appendix: Ten tools for embracing your finitude.
Summary, etc.:
"A lively philosophical guide to time and time management, setting aside superficial efficiency solutions in favor of reckoning with and finding joy in the finitude of human life"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Time management.
Happiness.

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