Renata Salecl - How endless choices makes us unhappy

Renata Salecl

University of Ljubljana

From The Conference August 18, 2015

"The happiness ideology has created vast amount of misery among humans." 

Renata Salecl is a well-established philosopher and sociologist with great academic history. In this talk Renata approach the psychology behind decision and choice making which are linked to anxiety. Choice and anxiety are linked to loss, when we choose one direction we loose the possibility of another. Capitalism thrives in the unsatisfied human nature which makes us consume more in order to achieve the happy life. 

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