Books relating to evolutionary psychology:Why our evolution leaves us poorly suited to our current environment and society
1) How to want what you have - Timothy Miller
Looks at the evolutionary reasons why we have an insatiable drive for wealth, power and love, and the unhappiness and discontent that these drives cause. Suggests ways in which we can use the methods of cognitive psychology to create a happier and more contented life. Blog post: Gimme more.......
Miller, Timothy (1995) How to want what you have: Discovering the magic and grandeur of ordinary existence, New York, New York, Avon Books.