The impossible dream | Curio

The impossible dream

24 mins | Jul 10, 2019

Depending on your interpretation of happiness, it can save or destroy a society. The US has built a whole culture around the pursuit of happiness. But David Wootton, writing in Lapham’s Quarterly, considers this a futile, self-defeating enterprise as our interpretation of "happiness" could either save or destroy a society.

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From Lapham's Quarterly