Kleine Bücher GROSSE GEDANKEN Warum scheinen wir stets weniger Geld zu haben, als wir uns wünschen? John Armstrong zeigt, dass die üblichen Fragen Wie bekomme ich mehr davon? und Wie komme ich mit weniger aus? nicht adäquat sind, um unsere lebenslange, emotionale Beziehung zum Geld zu fassen. Der Philosoph bietet überraschende Lösungen für Geldsorgen an. Denn Geld kann wirklich glücklich machen wenn wir unsere Einstellung dazu neu definieren. Die etwas anderen Ratgeber der Kleinen Philosophie der Lebenskunst herausgegeben von Alain de Botton, Philosoph und Bestsellerautor Our relationship with money is one that lasts a lifetime, yet traditionally books on the subject tend to take one of two routes: a) how to get more, or b) how to deal with less. John Armstrong turns these approaches upside down, and looks not at money itself, but at how we relate to it and the meaning we attach to it. How does it drive us and frighten us? Can it change the world for the better? And how much do we actually need? Offering surprising and helpful new insights, this book will encourage you to redefine your feelings about money, and ultimately enable you to discover what is really important to you in life. One in the new series of books from The School of Life, launched May 2012: How to Stay Sane by Philippa Perry How to Find Fulfilling Work by Roman Krznaric How to Worry Less About Money by John Armstrong How to Change the World by John-Paul Flintoff How to Thrive in the Digital Age by Tom Chatfield How to Think More About Sex by Alain de Botton
John Armstrong was until recently Philosopher in Residence at the Melbourne Business School and is Senior Advisor to the Vice-Chancellor of Melbourne University. He is the author of several internationally acclaimed books on art, aesthetics and philosophy, the latest of which, In Search of Civilization, was published in 2009. The School of Life is a London-based enterprise that is dedicated to the most useful ideas relevant to the dilemmas of everyday life. We consider questions like: How can we fulfil our potential? Can work be inspiring? Why does community matter? Can relationships last a lifetime? We don't have all the answers, but we will direct you towards a variety of useful ideas -- from philosophy to literature, psychology to the visual arts -- that are guaranteed to stimulate, provoke, nourish and console.