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Lluminates a vast and intriguing range of ideas about work and love religion creativity and self realizationMathews explores these topics by means of Makes Life Worth Living? How PDFEPUBthe Japanese term ikigai that which most makes one's life seem worth living American English has no euivalent but ikigai applies not only to Japanese lives but to American lives as well Ikigai is what day after day and year after year each of us most. ReinforcingThis was an interesting book It reinforced my own collection of observations experiences and beliefs regarding meaning in life and of life I think it's important to have a solid belief system to maintain both stability and sanity I hope that we are helping our children develop their own foundation of beliefs on which to build meaningful lives

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What Makes Life Worth Living How Japanese and Americans Make Sense of Their WorldsHere is an original Life Worth PDFEPUB #191 and provocative anthropological approach to the fundamental philosophical uestion of what makes life worth living Gordon Mathews considers this perennial issue by What Makes PDF or examining nine pairs of similarly situated individuals in the United States and Japan In the course of exploring how people from these two cultures find meaning in Makes Life Worth PDF #200 their daily lives he i. I wanted to read this simply because of uotes I had read on 'ikigai' loosely translated to purpose in life or what gives life meaning I often meet many who are searching for meaning and rarely finding it and of course there are different meanings we make in life and out of life Is there a real meaning opposed to 'not so real' meanings The author talks to recounts in full stories of men and women across two cultures on this The stories themselves are a mine of information sometimes even beyond what the author analyses them as