Jean Nicol

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How sleep can work wonders
20 Dec 2002 - 12:00AM
How sleep can work wonders
Are mobile phones a positive addiction?
Unravelling the psychology of happiness
Understanding the need for war could help prevent it
For Beijing, the Hong Kong model is not enough
How to keep your New Year's resolution and ward off the feelings of guilt
Why are there so few Chinese Nobel laureates? And does it matter?
Layoffs call for support from employers and families - and a dose of self-help
We are driven by our culture - but more by our personality
Marital blues: don't worry, it gets better
Shopping for a new identity?
7 Mar 2003 - 12:00AM
Shopping for a new identity?
The secret to happiness? Realistic expectations about your abilities
Why sudden wealth will not make you happy
Prescribing a dose of information to restore public health
The mysterious thrill of living other people's lives
Why rhetoric has such a potent effect in wartime
Why some Iraqis may already miss Saddam
No laughing matter: humour can protect us from illness
Like it or not, we're all slaves to beauty
The pitfalls of the retirement myth
One culture's hero is another's loser
Testing, testing: Who is right for the job?
Growing old together
27 Jun 2003 - 12:00AM
Growing old together
The myth of marital bliss
20 Jun 2003 - 12:00AM
The myth of marital bliss
Confucianism - the root of Hong Kong's search for wealth
Was it panic in the air?
18 Jul 2003 - 12:00AM
Was it panic in the air?
Getting the message too well
4 Jul 2003 - 12:00AM
Getting the message too well
Chinatown - an  exclusive residence
Don't get even - get mad
25 Jul 2003 - 12:00AM
Don't get even - get mad
Mandarins, taipans and other cliches