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Status Anxiety THE SUNDAY TIMES TOP TEN BESTSELLERFrom One Of Our Greatest Voices In Modern Philosophy, Author Of The Course Of Love, The Consolations Of Philosophy, Religion For Atheists AndThe School Of Life Alain De Botton Sets Out To Understand Our Universal Fear Of Failure And How We Might Change It De Botton S Gift Is To Prompt Us To Think About How We Live And How We Might Change Things The Times He Analyses Modern Society With Great Charm, Learning And Humour His Remedies Come As A Welcome Relief When Most Books Offering Solutions To The Stresses Of Life Recommend The Lotus Position Daily Mail We All Worry About What Others Think Of Us We All Long To Succeed And Fear Failure We All Suffer To A Greater Or Lesser Degree, Usually Privately And With Embarrassment From Status Anxiety.Alain De Botton Gives A Name To This Universal Condition And Sets Out To Investigate Both Its Origins And Possible Solutions He Looks At History, Philosophy, Economics, Art And Politics And Reveals The Many Ingenious Ways That Great Minds Have Overcome Their Worries The Result Is A Book That Is Not Only Entertaining And Thought Provoking But Genuinely Wise And Helpful As Well.