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Book Talk with Dacher Keltner

September 1, 2016
Education Psychology Library, Tolman Hall, UC Berkeley

A free on-campus UC Berkeley book talk with Dacher Keltner

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Note: This is a Greater Good Science Center co-sponsored event.

Professor Keltner’s new book,  The Power Paradox: How We Gain and Lose Influence, synthesizes 20 years of scientific research on power. How we handle power impacts our happiness, our stress, and our physical health—as well as that of people around us.

Join the psychology department at UC Berkeley for a FREE fascinating discussion with Professor Keltner starting at 5 pm.

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