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The Resource A life worth living : contributions to positive psychology, edited by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi and Isabella Selega Csikszentmihalyi

A life worth living : contributions to positive psychology, edited by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi and Isabella Selega Csikszentmihalyi

Label
A life worth living : contributions to positive psychology
Title
A life worth living
Title remainder
contributions to positive psychology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi and Isabella Selega Csikszentmihalyi
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A Life Worth Living brings together the latest historical, philosophical, and empirical perspectives on what matters for personal happiness and well-being and demonstrates that subjective experience can be studied scientifically and measured accurately."--Jacket
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF204.6
LC item number
.L54 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Csikszentmihalyi, Mihaly
  • Csikszentmihalyi, Isabella Selega
Series statement
Series in positive psychology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Positive psychology
Label
A life worth living : contributions to positive psychology, edited by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi and Isabella Selega Csikszentmihalyi
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 2.
  • The values in Action (VIA) classification of strengths
  • Christopher Peterson
  • 3.
  • Positive personality development : approaching personal autonomy
  • Dmitry Leontiev
  • 4.
  • Spirituality : recent progress
  • Robert A. Emmons
  • pt. 2.
  • Contributors
  • Positive experiences
  • 5.
  • The broaden-and-build theory of positive emotions
  • Barbara L. Fredrickson
  • 6.
  • Benefits of emotional intelligence
  • Daisy D. Grewal
  • and
  • Peter Salovey
  • 7.
  • Introduction
  • Strategies for achieving well-being
  • Jane Henry
  • pt. 3.
  • Lifelong positive development
  • 8.
  • Adaptive resources in later life : tenacious goal pursuit and flexible goal adjustment
  • Jochen Brandtstädter
  • 9.
  • The impact of subjective experience on the quality of life : a central issue for health professionals
  • Antonella Delle Fave
  • Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
  • 10.
  • What works makes you happy : the role of personal goals in life-span development
  • Jari-Erik Nurmi
  • and
  • Katariina Salmela-Aro
  • 11.
  • Materialism and its alternatives
  • Tim Kasser
  • 12.
  • Getting older, getting better? : recent psychological evidence
  • pt. 1.
  • Kennon Sheldon
  • Afterword : Breaking the 65 percent barrier
  • Martin E.P. Seligman
  • Author index
  • Subject index
  • Historical and theoretical perspectives
  • 1.
  • Positive psychology traditions in classical European psychology
  • Csaba Pléh
Control code
ocm61724430
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
ix, 253 pages
Isbn
9780195176797
Lccn
2005027911
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)61724430
Label
A life worth living : contributions to positive psychology, edited by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi and Isabella Selega Csikszentmihalyi
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 2.
  • The values in Action (VIA) classification of strengths
  • Christopher Peterson
  • 3.
  • Positive personality development : approaching personal autonomy
  • Dmitry Leontiev
  • 4.
  • Spirituality : recent progress
  • Robert A. Emmons
  • pt. 2.
  • Contributors
  • Positive experiences
  • 5.
  • The broaden-and-build theory of positive emotions
  • Barbara L. Fredrickson
  • 6.
  • Benefits of emotional intelligence
  • Daisy D. Grewal
  • and
  • Peter Salovey
  • 7.
  • Introduction
  • Strategies for achieving well-being
  • Jane Henry
  • pt. 3.
  • Lifelong positive development
  • 8.
  • Adaptive resources in later life : tenacious goal pursuit and flexible goal adjustment
  • Jochen Brandtstädter
  • 9.
  • The impact of subjective experience on the quality of life : a central issue for health professionals
  • Antonella Delle Fave
  • Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
  • 10.
  • What works makes you happy : the role of personal goals in life-span development
  • Jari-Erik Nurmi
  • and
  • Katariina Salmela-Aro
  • 11.
  • Materialism and its alternatives
  • Tim Kasser
  • 12.
  • Getting older, getting better? : recent psychological evidence
  • pt. 1.
  • Kennon Sheldon
  • Afterword : Breaking the 65 percent barrier
  • Martin E.P. Seligman
  • Author index
  • Subject index
  • Historical and theoretical perspectives
  • 1.
  • Positive psychology traditions in classical European psychology
  • Csaba Pléh
Control code
ocm61724430
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
ix, 253 pages
Isbn
9780195176797
Lccn
2005027911
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)61724430

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