Positive Psychology

Remediating deficits and managing disabilities has been a central preoccupation for clinical psychologists for much of the last half of the 20th century. Positive psychology, in contrast, is concerned with the enhancement of happiness and well being. This text explores the subject.

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  • Author : Alan Carr
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Pages : 388 pages
  • ISBN : 1583919902
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Positive Psychology

Positive Psychology
  • Author : Alan Carr
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 22 January 2022
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Remediating deficits and managing disabilities has been a central preoccupation for clinical psychologists for much of the last half of the 20th century. Positive psychology, in contrast, is concerned with the enhancement of happiness and well being. This text explores the subject.

Positive Psychology

Positive Psychology
  • Author : Rona Hart
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 13 July 2020
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This book provides an accessible and balanced introduction to positive psychology scholarship and its applications, incorporating an overview of the development of positive psychology. Positive Psychology: The Basics delineates positive psychology’s journey as a discipline, takes stock of its achievements and provides an updated overview of its core topics, exploring the theory, research and interventions in each. Launched as a rebellious discipline just over two decades ago, positive psychology challenged the emphasis of applied psychology on disease and dysfunction

Positive Psychology

Positive Psychology
  • Author : John Zelenski
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release : 27 November 2019
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Positive Psychology brings together a range of research and a comprehensive review of the more recent work and lessons learned since the founder’s original vision of this field. Organised into five sections: An Introduction, Positive Experiences, Personality Processes, External Influences, and Applications, this text provides a thorough introduction to an interesting and challenging area in Psychology. With a final look at the future of Positive Psychology, and its potential to inform social change and how useful this knowledge can

Authentic Happiness

Authentic Happiness
  • Author : Martin E. P. Seligman
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 27 August 2002
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Argues that happiness can be a learned and cultivated behavior, explaining how every person possesses at least five of twenty-four profiled strengths that can be built on in order to improve life.

Positive Psychology

Positive Psychology
  • Author : Aleksandra Kostic,Derek Chadee
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 30 April 2021
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POSITIVE PSYCHOLOGY Bringing together today’s most prominent positive psychology researchers to discuss current themes and issues in the field Positive psychology is the scientific study of the strengths, rather than the weaknesses, in human thoughts, feelings, and behaviors. For much of its history, psychology has focused on the negative, completely overlooking the positive attributes that allow individuals and communities to thrive. Positive Psychology is a collection of essays that together constitutes a much-needed theoretical rationale and critical assessment of

A Primer in Positive Psychology

A Primer in Positive Psychology
  • Author : Christopher Peterson
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 27 July 2006
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Positive psychology is the scientific study of what goes right in life, from birth to death and at all stops in between. It is a newly-christened approach within psychology that takes seriously the examination of that which makes life most worth living. Everyone's life has peaks and valleys, and positive psychology does not deny the valleys. Its signature premise is more nuanced, but nonetheless important: what is good about life is as genuine as what is bad and, therefore, deserves

The Routledge International Handbook of Critical Positive Psychology

The Routledge International Handbook of Critical Positive Psychology
  • Author : Nicholas J. L. Brown,Tim Lomas,Francisco Jose Eiroa-Orosa
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 19 September 2017
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Since the turn of the twenty-first century, the field of positive psychology has sought to implement a science of human flourishing so that we may lead happier, more fulfilling lives. It has found expression not only in academic papers but also popular books and, increasingly, in government policy. The Routledge International Handbook of Critical Positive Psychology is the first volume dedicated to a critical appraisal of this influential but controversial field of study. The book critically examines not only the

Exploring Positive Psychology: The Science of Happiness and Well-Being

Exploring Positive Psychology: The Science of Happiness and Well-Being
  • Author : Erik M. Gregory,Pamela B. Rutledge
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 03 October 2016
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Looking for an introduction to positive psychology that offers real-life examples? This overview of the science of happiness supplies case studies from some of the world's most successful organizations and describes ways to experience the personal impact of this exciting scientific field. Grounded in academics but accessible to a wide range of readers Challenges the reader to engage in the material and examine the application of positive psychology across multiple domains Provides an extensive bibliography with references to books, journal

Positive Psychology in Practice

Positive Psychology in Practice
  • Author : P. Alex Linley,Stephen Joseph
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 27 June 2012
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A thorough and up-to-date guide to putting positive psychology into practice From the Foreword: "This volume is the cutting edge of positive psychology and the emblem of its future." -Martin E. P. Seligman, Ph.D., Fox Leadership Professor of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, and author of Authentic Happiness Positive psychology is an exciting new orientation in the field, going beyond psychology's traditional focus on illness and pathology to look at areas like well-being and fulfillment. While the larger question of

EBOOK: Positive Psychology in a Nutshell: The Science of Happiness

EBOOK: Positive Psychology in a Nutshell: The Science of Happiness
  • Author : Ilona Boniwell
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education (UK)
  • Release : 16 June 2017
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"The best general introduction to positive psychology available." Dr Alex Linley, University of Leicester, UK "Dr Ilona Boniwell is recognized as Europe’s leading researcher, innovator and thinker in the expanding world of positive psychology. Positive Psychology in a Nutshell offers something for everyone with an interest in discovering how to live optimally. This brilliant littlebook is packed with scientific evidence identifying the key ingredients that help to create a happy life. Read it and learn how to change yours

Positive Psychology

Positive Psychology
  • Author : C. R. Snyder,Shane J. Lopez,Jennifer Teramoto Pedrotti
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release : 14 September 2010
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Bringing both the science, and the real-life applications, of positive psychology to life for students This revision of the cutting edge, most comprehensive text for this exciting field presents new frameworks for understanding positive emotions and human strengths. The authors—all leading figures in the field—show how to apply the science to improve schooling, the workplace, and cooperative lifestyles among people. Well-crafted exercises engage students in applying major principles in their own lives, and more than 50 case histories and

Positive Psychology: Theory, Research And Applications

Positive Psychology: Theory, Research And Applications
  • Author : Hefferon, Kate,Boniwell, Ilona
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education (UK)
  • Release : 01 May 2011
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"Kate Hefferon and Ilona Boniwell have done an excellent job on this introduction to Positive Psychology! I encourage educators, students and everyone else interested in an updated, well-written and culturally balanced approach to the scientific study of human flourishing, to read this highly accessible, yet rigorously crafted text; and to get it under your skin by ways of carefully chosen tests and exercises." Hans Henrik Knoop, Aarhus University, Denmark and President, European Network for Positive Psychology "This accessible, yet comprehensive,

Applied Positive Psychology

Applied Positive Psychology
  • Author : Stewart I. Donaldson,Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi,Jeanne Nakamura
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 07 April 2011
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Positive Psychology has experienced extraordinary growth over the past decade. Emerging research in this area is suggesting new strategies for improving everyday life, healthcare, education systems, organizations and work life, and societies across the globe. This book will be of interest to all applied psychologists, applied researchers, social and organizational psychologists, and anyone interested in applying the science of positive psychology to improvement of the human condition.

Positive Psychology

Positive Psychology
  • Author : William C. Compton,Edward Hoffman
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release : 09 January 2019
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Topically organized, Positive Psychology: The Science of Happiness and Flourishing presents a highly engaging, up-to-date introduction to positive psychology. Authors William C. Compton and Edward Hoffman invite students to apply practices to their own lives, contexts, and experiences to ensure understanding. The text examines how positive psychology applies to stressors and health within such traditional research areas as developmental, clinical, personality, motivational, social, and behavioral psychology. Furthermore, the text offers perspectives on positive emotional states, research and theory on positive

Positive Psychology

Positive Psychology
  • Author : Dana S. Dunn
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 01 September 2017
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This volume is a comprehensive review of theoretical and empirical contributions to positive psychology. It provides a scientific understanding of how human strengths help people psychologically and physically, showing how stressful circumstances do not inexorably lead to negative prognoses. It examines how individuals confront challenges, appreciate others, and regard daily experiences as meaningful. Many of the chapters also challenge the negative, disease-model approach that dominates much of the research concerning health and well-being. Chapters also address applications and future directions