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Everything is f*cked : a book about hope

Mark Manson (author)

Everything is f*cked : a book about hope

MARK MANSON is the New York Times bestselling author of The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck (with over 3 million in sales in the US alone) and a star blogger. Manson sold more than 50,000 copies of his self-published book, Models: Attract Women Through Honesty. Before long, his off-the-cuff voice was resonating with a much broader audience via his brilliantly counterintuitive essays on happiness.
Title
Everything is f*cked : a book about hope
Author
Mark Manson
Language
English
Edition
1
Publisher
New York: HarperCollins, copyright 2019 | Other editions
273 p. : ill.
ISBN
9780062888464 (paperback)
Placing suggestion
172 (SISO) Zelfontplooiing (ZIZO)
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De auteur is blogger en publicist, en schreef eerder de bestseller 'De edele kunst van not giving a f*ck' (2017). In dit boek gaat het over hoop versus nihilisme. De auteur geeft aan dat we enerzijds alles goed voor elkaar hebben: er zijn welvaart, vrijheid en volop kansen om je te ontwikkelen. Aan de andere kant is er veel mis in de wereld: opwarming van de aarde, falende regeringen en economieën waar het niet goed gaat. Dit leidt volgens hem tot een gevoel van hopeloosheid en nihilisme. Hij stelt daar tegenover dat we ook anders kunnen reageren op al deze rampen. Hij legt de lezer allerlei kwesties voor: wat vinden we belangrijk?, in hoeverre kunnen we ons gedrag sturen?, hoe kunnen we ons verhouden tot de wereld om ons heen? Hij doet dit met humor en stelt de zaken scherp, waardoor hij je als lezer laat afvragen of dat wat je denkt eigenlijk wel klopt. Het boek is geschikt voor mensen die bewust in het leven staan, die kritisch zijn ten aanzien wat er in de media wordt gepresentee…Read more

About Mark Manson

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Mark Manson (born March 9, 1984) is an American self-help author and blogger. As of 2022 he has authored or co-authored four books, three of which, The Subtle Art of Not Giving a Fuck, Everything Is Fucked: A Book About Hope, and Will, were The New York Times bestsellers.

Personal life

Mark Manson was raised in Austin, Texas, in the United States. He moved to Boston, Massachusetts to study, and graduated from Boston University in 2007.

In 2016 he married Fernanda Neute.

Blogs

Manson started his first blog about dating advice in 2008.

In 2010, he started a new blog called post masculine (now defunct) which provided general life advice for men. Manson moved his blog to markmanson.net in 2013.

In 2015, Manson published a blog article "The Subtle Art of Not Giving a Fuck", which would form the basis …Read more on Wikipedia