Our eyes, gestures, and tone bring us together in a more profound way than words alone. It’s why we look hopefully toward the return of in-person, face-to-face connection.
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Using Social Science to Inform the Pursuit of Happiness and a Life Well-Lived
Katherine Nelson-Coffey, Ph.D.
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Katherine Nelson-Coffey, Ph.D., is an assistant professor of psychology at Sewanee: The University of the South.