Human Strengths And Resilience

Author: Grant J. Rich
Editor: Lexington Books
ISBN: 1498554849
Size: 18,67 MB
Format: PDF
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Human Strengths and Resilience fills an important gap in current literature on trauma survivors by explicitly focusing on international work concerning positive psychology and strength-based approaches to posttraumatic growth (PTG) and resilience in understudied developing nations like Haiti, Cambodia, India, and Syria.

Ecopsychology Advances From The Intersection Of Psychology And Environmental Protection 2 Volumes

Author: Darlyne G. Nemeth
Editor: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1440831734
Size: 13,27 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This anthology is a two-volume work that focuses on our relationship with the Earth and our future, examining the crossover between psychology and environmental studies in the emerging fields of ecopsychology and environmental psychology. Addresses the "hot topic" of today: how psychology and environmental studies intersect in the fields of ecopsychology and environmental psychology Presents a breadth of perspectives from authors with various fields of expertise, from scientists to interventionists, conquerors to caretakers, political leaders to grassroots activists—all of whom are needed to effect change Utilizes the knowledge of contributors from the fields of psychology, science, humanitarianism, environmental studies, business, United Nations, law, and policymaking Addresses the facts, feelings, needs, and possibilities that must be considered when planning for the future since the psychology of environmental messaging is just as important as its geology Offers a range of solutions—based on research and real implementations of programs around the world—for preserving our planet and caring for our environment

The Oxford Handbook Of Positive Psychology

Author: Shane J. Lopez
Editor: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199862168
Size: 18,39 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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This book is the definitive text in the field of positive psychology, the scientific study of what makes people happy. The handbook's international slate of renowned authors summarizes and synthesizes lifetimes of research, together illustrating what has worked for people across time and cultures. Now in paperback, this second edition provides both the current literature in the field and an outlook on its future.

Issues In Biological And Life Sciences Research 2011 Edition

Editor: ScholarlyEditions
ISBN: 1464963355
Size: 12,99 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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