Tagged: philosophy

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Status Anxiety

Status Anxiety discusses the desire of people in many modern societies to “climb the social ladder” and the anxieties that result from a focus on how one is perceived by others. Alain de Botton...

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Seven Wonders of the Buddhist World

In an attempt to gain a better understanding of the beliefs and practices that form the core of Buddhist philosophy and investigate how Buddhism started and where it travelled to, Bettany Hughes visits some...

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The Perfect Home: Episode 3

The Perfect Home is a television series with three 46 minute episodes commissioned by Channel 4 UK, based on the book The Architecture of Happiness by Alain de Botton. In the series, Alain de...

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The Perfect Home: Episode 2

The Perfect Home is a television series with three 46 minute episodes commissioned by Channel 4 UK, based on the book The Architecture of Happiness by Alain de Botton. In the series, Alain de...

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The Perfect Home: Episode 1

The Perfect Home is a documentary series with three 47 minute episodes commissioned by Channel 4 based on the book “The Architecture of Happiness” by Alain de Botton. In the series, Alain explores the...