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Born to Be Good: The Science of a Meaningful Life Paperback – 5 October 2009

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ *Norton agency titles; 1st edition (5 October 2009)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 384 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0393337138
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0393337136
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 13.97 x 2.54 x 21.08 cm
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A bright, entertaining book . . . [that] covers broad, interesting territory.--Janet Maslin "The New York Times"

A fact-filled, fun, and enlightened peek into our minds and hearts.--Daniel Goleman, author of Emotional Intelligence

A fresh and absolutely fascinating book.--Michael Pollan, author of The Omnivore's Dilemma

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Dacher Keltner is a professor of psychology at the University of California, Berkeley, director of the Greater Good Science Center, and coeditor of Greater Good magazine. His research focuses on pro-social emotions, power, and moral reasoning.

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