The Burnout Society


Source: Byung-Chul Han
Affiliation: Universität der Künste - Berlin

In this book, philosopher Byung-Chul Han argues that the so-called advances of the 21st century were supposed to make our lives easier, but instead have resulted in a mental health epidemic. He demonstrates that these problems are not merely personal, but social- and historically-rooted.

Keywords: Anxiety , Burnout , Tech Ethics