The Lonely Century

Author: Noreena Hertz
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ISBN: 0593135830
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"An economist takes on the most urgent social issue of our time, exploring the evolution of the global loneliness crisis, the sweeping impact of social isolation during the coronavirus, and the opportunities a post-Covid world presents to reverse these trends-by finding new ways to reconnect with each other, our communities, and even our democracy"--
The Lonely Century
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Noreena Hertz
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-02-02 - Publisher:

"An economist takes on the most urgent social issue of our time, exploring the evolution of the global loneliness crisis, the sweeping impact of social isolation during the coronavirus, and the opportunities a post-Covid world presents to reverse these trends-by finding new ways to reconnect with each other, our communities,
The Lonely Century
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Noreena Hertz
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-10 - Publisher: Hachette UK

*** THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER *** 'Destined to be a classic' Nouriel Roubini 'Brilliant, powerful and hopeful' Philippa Perry 'Explosive, timely and urgent' Daily Telegraph Even before a global pandemic introduced us to terms like social distancing, loneliness was already becoming the defining condition of the twenty-first century. But it's also
The Lonely Century
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Noreena Hertz
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-08 - Publisher: Sceptre

A radical call to arms and a bold new vision of how we must act, fast, to reconnect society at individual, government and business level, from a global economist hailed by the Observer as 'one of the world's leading thinkers'.Professor Noreena Hertz has travelled the world to explore the loneliness
Die Taugenichtse
Language: de
Pages: 176
Authors: Samuel Selvon
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-05 - Publisher: Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag

Ein Roman wie ein Lieblingssong Moses, Big City, Fünf-nach-zwölf und die anderen setzen große Hoffnungen in ihr neues Leben im "Zentrum der Welt", so nennen sie das London der Nachkriegszeit. Sie sind aus der Karibik hierhergekommen, jetzt staunen sie über die Dampfwolken vor ihren Mündern. Und wenn der Wochenlohn wieder
The Lonely American
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Jacqueline Olds, MD, Richard S. Schwartz, MD
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-02-01 - Publisher: Beacon Press

In today's world, it is more acceptable to be depressed than to be lonely-yet loneliness appears to be the inevitable byproduct of our frenetic contemporary lifestyle. According to the 2004 General Social Survey, one out of four Americans talked to no one about something of importance to them during the