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October 19, 2014
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If Giving Makes People Happy, Authors Ask, Why Not Give More?

For most of his life, Christian Smith didn’t donate much to charity. The sociologist at the University of Notre Dame knew he had the means to give and knew that he should.

But there was a psychological hurdle standing in his way, what Mr. Smith...

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