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Four thousand weeks, time management for mortals, Oliver Burkeman - hardcover

Summary
"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
Table Of Contents
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 rest ; 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
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Edition
First edition.
Physical Description
x, 271 pages, 22 cm
Isbn
9780374159122

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Library Locations

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