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The Resource Character strengths and virtues : a handbook and classification, Christopher Peterson & Martin E.P. Seligman

Character strengths and virtues : a handbook and classification, Christopher Peterson & Martin E.P. Seligman

Label
Character strengths and virtues : a handbook and classification
Title
Character strengths and virtues
Title remainder
a handbook and classification
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Peterson & Martin E.P. Seligman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1950 Feb. 18-
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Peterson, Christopher
Dewey number
155.2/32
Index
index present
LC call number
BF818
LC item number
.P38 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
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  • Character
  • Virtues
  • Character
  • Virtues
Label
Character strengths and virtues : a handbook and classification, Christopher Peterson & Martin E.P. Seligman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 645-762) and indexes
Contents
Background. Introduction to a "Manual of the sanities" -- Universal virtues? : Lessons from history -- Previous classifications of character strengths -- Strengths of character. Introduction: Strengths of wisdom and knowledge. Creativity [originality, ingenuity] -- Curiosity [interest, novelty-seeking, openness to experience] -- Open-mindedness [judgment, critical thinking] -- Love of learning -- Perspective [wisdom] -- Introduction: Strengths of courage. Bravery [valor] -- Persistence [perseverance, industriousness] -- Integrity [authenticity, honesty] -- Vitality [zest, enthusiasm, vigor, energy] -- Introduction: Strengths of humanity. Love -- Kindness [generosity, nurturance, care, compassion, altruistic love, "niceness"] -- Social intelligence [emotional intelligence, personal intelligence] -- Introduction: Strengths of justice. Citizenship [social responsibility, loyalty, teamwork] -- Fairness -- Leadership -- Introduction: Strengths of temperance. Forgiveness and mercy -- Modesty and humility -- Prudence -- Self-regulation [self-control] -- Introduction: Strengths of transcendence. Appreciation of beauty and excellence [awe, wonder, elevation] -- Gratitude -- Hope [optimism, future-mindedness, future orientation] -- Humor [playfulness] -- Spirituality [religiousness, faith, purpose] -- Conclusions. Assessment and applications
Control code
ocm53434919
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xiv, 800 p.
Isbn
9780195167016
Lccn
2003024320
System control number
(OCoLC)53434919
Label
Character strengths and virtues : a handbook and classification, Christopher Peterson & Martin E.P. Seligman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 645-762) and indexes
Contents
Background. Introduction to a "Manual of the sanities" -- Universal virtues? : Lessons from history -- Previous classifications of character strengths -- Strengths of character. Introduction: Strengths of wisdom and knowledge. Creativity [originality, ingenuity] -- Curiosity [interest, novelty-seeking, openness to experience] -- Open-mindedness [judgment, critical thinking] -- Love of learning -- Perspective [wisdom] -- Introduction: Strengths of courage. Bravery [valor] -- Persistence [perseverance, industriousness] -- Integrity [authenticity, honesty] -- Vitality [zest, enthusiasm, vigor, energy] -- Introduction: Strengths of humanity. Love -- Kindness [generosity, nurturance, care, compassion, altruistic love, "niceness"] -- Social intelligence [emotional intelligence, personal intelligence] -- Introduction: Strengths of justice. Citizenship [social responsibility, loyalty, teamwork] -- Fairness -- Leadership -- Introduction: Strengths of temperance. Forgiveness and mercy -- Modesty and humility -- Prudence -- Self-regulation [self-control] -- Introduction: Strengths of transcendence. Appreciation of beauty and excellence [awe, wonder, elevation] -- Gratitude -- Hope [optimism, future-mindedness, future orientation] -- Humor [playfulness] -- Spirituality [religiousness, faith, purpose] -- Conclusions. Assessment and applications
Control code
ocm53434919
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xiv, 800 p.
Isbn
9780195167016
Lccn
2003024320
System control number
(OCoLC)53434919

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