This ebook consists of a summary of the ideas, viewpoints and facts presented by Arthur C. Brooks in his book "Gross National Happiness: Why Happiness Matters for America- And How We Can Get More of It". This summary offers a concise overview of the entire book in less than 30 minutes reading time. However this work does not replace in any case Arthur C. Brooks' book.
Brooks examines happiness in America.
He argues that the division between happy and unhappy people is due to the differences in cultural and social values. Therefore, he offers solutions on how the government can help Americans pursuit happiness.