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By Stephen Joseph

An intensive and updated consultant to placing optimistic psychology into perform

From the Foreword: "This quantity is the innovative of optimistic psychology and the logo of its future."
-Martin E. P. Seligman, Ph.D., Fox management Professor of Psychology, college of Pennsylvania, and writer of Authentic Happiness

Positive psychology is a thrilling new orientation within the box, going past psychology's conventional specialise in ailment and pathology to examine components like overall healthiness and achievement. whereas the bigger query of optimum human functioning is rarely new - Aristotle addressed it in his treatises on eudaimonia - optimistic psychology bargains a standard language in this topic to pros operating in quite a few subdisciplines and practices. appropriate in lots of settings and correct for people, teams, agencies, groups, and societies, confident psychology is a certainly integrative method of specialist practice.

Positive Psychology in Practice fills the necessity for a extensive, complete, and cutting-edge reference for this burgeoning new standpoint. slicing throughout conventional traces of pondering in psychology, this source bridges idea, study, and functions to supply important details to quite a lot of execs and scholars within the social and behavioral sciences.

A team of significant foreign individuals covers:

  • The utilized confident psychology perspective
  • Historical and philosophical foundations
  • Values and offerings in pursuit of the great life
  • Lifestyle practices for overall healthiness and well-being
  • Methods and approaches for educating and learning
  • Positive psychology at work

the easiest and such a lot thorough therapy of this state of the art self-discipline, Positive Psychology in Practice is a necessary source for realizing this crucial new concept and making use of its rules to all components perform.

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