The issue with ‘self-improvement’

What exactly is being improved and according to whom?

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An interesting phrase ‘Self Improvement” …

What ‘self’ is being improved and why??

I guess it can mean being a better person, learning something new, accomplishing more, or simply figuring out how to better enjoy the life you have.

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Dr Alan Jones PhD FRSA

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Writing about personal development, the mind and future histories. New articles every Monday. Website : www.dralanjones.com

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