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Title Designing positive psychology : taking stock and moving forward / edited by Kennon M. Sheldon, Todd B. Kashdan, Michael F. Steger

Publ Info Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2011
 RWU Main Library  BF204.6 .D475 2011    AVAILABLE
 URI  BF204.6 .D475 2011    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  BF204.6 .D475 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xii, 470 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
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volume rdacarrier
Series Series in positive psychology
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents INTRODUCTORY PERSPECTIVES -- -- Positive Psychology : Where Did It Come From, Where Is It Going? / Mihalyi Csikszentmihalyi & Jeanne Nakamura -- Challenges, Pitfalls, and Aspirations for Positive Psychology / Todd B. Kashdan & Michael F. Steger -- -- BIOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVES -- -- Positive Psychophysiology : The Body and Self-Regulation / Suzanne C. Segerstrom, Timothy W. Smith, & Tory A. Eisenlohr-Moul -- Positive Psychological States and Biological Processes / Carissa A. Low ... [et al.] -- The Primary Process Affects in Human Development, Happiness, and Thriving / Jaak Panksepp -- -- EMOTION PERSPECTIVES -- -- Beyond Pleasure and Pain? Emotion Regulation and Positive Psychology / Maya Tamir & James J. Gross -- The Positive Psychology of Positive Emotions : An Avuncular View / Shigehiro Oishi & Jaime Kurtz -- The Future of Emotions Research within Positive Psychology / Sara B. Algoe, Barbara L. Fredrickson, & Sy-Miin Chow -- -- SOCIAL-COGNITIVE PERSPECTIVES -- -- The Role of Hypo-egoic Self-processes in Optimal Functioning and Subjective Well-Being / Mark R. Leary & Jennifer Guadagno -- Experiential Processing and the Integration of Light and Dark Sides of the Human Psyche / Kirk Warren Brown & Melissa Holt -- A Task-Focused Mind is a Happy and Productive Mind : A Processing Perspective / Michael D. Robinson & Maya Tamir -- Finding Positive Value in Human Consciousness : Conscious Thought Serves Participation in Society and Culture / E. J. Masicampo & Roy F. Baumeister -- -- PERSONALITY PERSPECTIVES -- -- Personality Traits and the Potential of Positive Psychology / Robert R. McCrae -- Character and Personality : Connections Between Positive Psychology and Personality Psychology / Erik E. Noftle, Sarah A. Schnitker & Richard W. Robins -- Personality Science and the Northern Tilt : As Positive as Possible Under the Circumstances / Brian R. Little -- Why Gratitude Enhances Well-Being : What We Know, What We Need to Know / Robert A. Emmons & Anjali Mishra -- -- RELATIONSHIP PERSPECTIVES -- -- The Positive Side of Close Relationships / Shelly L. Gable & Courtney Gosnell -- Positive Relationship Science : A New Frontier for Positive Psychology? / Nathaniel M. Lambert ... [et al.] -- Coaching and Positive Psychology / Anthony M Grant & Michael J Cavanagh -- -- CLINICAL PERSPECTIVES -- -- The Dog Woman, Addie Bundren, and the Ninth Circle of Hell : Positive Psychology Should Be More Open to the Negative / Jennifer L. Hames & Thomas E. Joiner, Jr. -- Meaning and Growth within Positive Psychology : Towards a More Complete Understanding / Crystal L. Park -- Mindfulness and Positive Psychological Functioning / Ruth A. Baer & Emily L. B. Lykins -- --ORGANIZATIONAL PERSPECTIVES -- -- Positive Psychological Capital in the Workplace : Where We Are and Where We Need to Go / Carolyn M. Youssef & Fred Luthans -- Organizational Applications of Positive Psychology : Taking Stock and a Research / Practice Roadmap for the Future / P. Alex Linley ... [et al.] -- -- SOCIETAL PERSPECTIVES -- -- Place and Well-Being / Richard Florida & Peter J. Rentfrow -- Greater Happiness For A Greater Number : Is that possible? If so how? / Ruut Veenhoven -- Positive Psychology as a Force for Social Change / Robert Biswas-Diener ... [et al.] -- -- SUMMARY PERSPECTIVES -- --What's Positive about Positive Psychology? Reducing Value-Bias and Enhancing Integration within the Field / Kennon M. Sheldon -- To Celebrate Positive Psychology and Extend Its Horizons / Gordon Bermant, Charu Talwar, & Paul Rozin -- Are We There Yet? What Happened on the Way to the Demise of Positive Psychology / Laura A. King --Positive Psychology in Historical and Philosophical Perspective : Predicting Its Future from the Past / Dean Keith Simonton
LC subject Positive psychology
Mesh Subject Psychology -- methods
Psychophysiology -- methods
Add Author Sheldon, Kennon M. (Kennon Marshall)
Kashdan, Todd
Steger, Michael F
ISBN 9780195373585 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0195373588 (hardcover : alk. paper)