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Down on the Farm: Creating contentment

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As bizarre as it sounds, research shows that the more affluent a society, the less content its people.

In tribal jungle societies, there simply is no depression. Their languages have no word for it. A recent study of Old Order Amish in Pennsylvania found their depression rates to be one-tenth that of the general population.


What do we do, move back to the past?

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