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Gripping, thought-provoking and deeply rewarding, 12 Rules for Life offers an antidote to the chaos in our lives: eternal truths applied to our modern problems.

Jordan Peterson's work as a clinical psychologist has reshaped the modern understanding of personality, and now he has become one of the world's most popular public thinkers, with his lectures on topics ranging from the Bible to romantic relationships drawing tens of millions of viewers. In an era of polarizing politics, echo chambers and trigger warnings, his startling message about the value of personal responsibility and the dangers of ideology has resonated around the world.

In this book, he combines ancient wisdom with decades of experience to provide twelve profound and challenging principles for how to live a meaningful life, from setting your house in order before criticising others to comparing yourself to who you were yesterday, not someone else today.

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The #1 Sunday Times and international bestseller from 'the most influential public intellectual in the Western world right now

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  • Paperback

    9780141988511

    May 21, 2019

    Penguin Press

    448 pages

    RRP $19.99

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  • Trade Paperback

    9780241351642

    January 16, 2018

    Allen Lane

    448 pages

    RRP $35.00

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  • Hardback

    9780241351635

    January 16, 2018

    Allen Lane

    448 pages

    RRP $49.99

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  • Audio CD

    9780141989426

    June 7, 2018

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    RRP $45.00

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  • 12 Rules for Life
    Jordan B. Peterson

    EBook

    9780241351659

    January 16, 2018

    Penguin eBooks

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