The Psychology Of Money

Author: Michael Argyle
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 1317798716
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This fascinating book examines such diverse and compelling subjects as: money and power, gender differences, morality and tax, the very rich, the poor, lottery and pools winners, how possessions and wealth affect self-image and esteem, why some people become misers and others gamblers, spendthrifts and tycoons, and why some people gain more pleasure from giving away money than from retaining it. Comprehensive and cross-cultural, The Psychology of Money integrates fascinating and scattered literature from many disciplines, and includes the most recent material to date. It will be of interest to psychologists, sociologists, anthropologists and to people interested in business and economics.

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The New Psychology Of Money

Author: Adrian Furnham
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 1135050112
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The New Psychology of Money is an accessible and engrossing analysis of our psychological relationship to money in all its forms. Comprehensive and insightful, Adrian Furnham explores the role that money plays in a range of contexts, from the family to the high street, and asks whether the relationship is always a healthy one. Discussing how money influences what we think, what we say, and how we behave in a range of situations, the book places the dynamics of high finance and credit card culture in context with traditional attitudes towards wealth across a range of cultures, as well as how the concept of money has developed historically. The book is split into four sections: Understanding Money. What are our attitudes to money, and how does nationality, history and religion mediate those attitudes? Money in the Home How do we grow up with money, and what role does it play within the family? What role does gender play, and can we lose control in dealing with money? Money at Work. Are we really motivated by money at work? And what methods do retailers use to persuade us to part with our money? Money in Everyday Life. How do we balance the need to create more money for ourselves through investments with the desire to make charitable contributions, or give money to friends and family? How has the e-revolution changed our relationship to money? Radically updated from its original publication in 1998, The New Psychology of Money is a timely and fascinating book on the psychological impact of an aspect of daily life we generally take for granted. It will be of interest to all students of psychology, economics and business and management, but also anyone who takes an interest in the world around them.

The Psychology Of Money

Author: Morgan Housel
Editor: Jaico Publishing House
ISBN: 9390166276
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TIMELESS LESSONS ON WEALTH, GREED, AND HAPPINESS Doing well with money isn’t necessarily about what you know. It’s about how you behave. And behavior is hard to teach, even to really smart people. How to manage money, invest it, and make business decisions are typically considered to involve a lot of mathematical calculations, where data and formulae tell us exactly what to do. But in the real world, people don’t make financial decisions on a spreadsheet. They make them at the dinner table, or in a meeting room, where personal history, your unique view of the world, ego, pride, marketing, and odd incentives are scrambled together. In The Psychology of Money, the author shares 19 short stories exploring the strange ways people think about money and teaches you how to make better sense of one of life’s most important matters. MORGAN HOUSEL is a partner at The Collaborative Fund and a former columnist at The Motley Fool and The Wall Street Journal. He is a two-time winner of the Best in Business Award from the Society of American Business Editors and Writers, winner of the New York Times Sidney Award, and a two-time finalist for the Gerald Loeb Award for distinguished Business and Financial Journalism. “Everyone should own a copy.” —JAMES CLEAR New York Times Bestselling Author of Atomic Habits “Few people write about finance with the graceful clarity of Morgan Housel.” —DANIEL H. PINK #1 New York Times Bestselling Author of When, To Sell is Human, and Drive “Housel’s observations often hit the daily double: they say things that haven’t been said before, and they make sense.” —HOWARD MARKS Co-founder and Co-chairman, Oaktree Capital Management “That rare writer who can translate complex concepts into gripping, easy-to-digest narrative.” —ANNIE DUKE Author, Thinking in Bets

The Psychology Of Money Hardback

Author: Morgan Housel
Editor: Harriman House
ISBN: 9780857199096
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Doing well with money isn't necessarily about what you know. It's about how you behave. And behavior is hard to teach, even to really smart people. Money--investing, personal finance, and business decisions--is typically taught as a math-based field, where data and formulas tell us exactly what to do. But in the real world people don't make financial decisions on a spreadsheet. They make them at the dinner table, or in a meeting room, where personal history, your own unique view of the world, ego, pride, marketing, and odd incentives are scrambled together. In The Psychology of Money, award-winning author Morgan Housel shares 19 short stories exploring the strange ways people think about money and teaches you how to make better sense of one of life's most important topics.

Money Madness

Author: Herb Goldberg
Editor: Wellness Institute, Inc.
ISBN: 9781587410185
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The Psychology Of Happiness

Author: Michael Argyle
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 1317797876
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What is happiness? Why are some people happier than others? This new edition of The Psychology of Happiness provides a comprehensive and up-to-date account of research into the nature of happiness. Major research developments have occurred since publication of the first edition in 1987 – here they are brought together for the first time, often with surprising conclusions. Drawing on research from the disciplines of sociology, physiology and economics as well as psychology, Michael Argyle explores the nature of positive and negative emotions, and the psychological and cognitive processes involved in their generation. Accessible and wide-ranging coverage is provided on key issues such as: the measurements and study of happiness, mental and physical health; the effect of friendship, marriage and other relationships on positive moods; happiness, mental and physical health; the effects of work, employment and leisure; and the effects of money, class and education. The importance of individual personality traits such as optimism, purpose in life, internal control and having the right kind of goals is also analysed. New to this edition is additional material on national differences, the role of humour, and the effect of religion. Are some countries happier than others? This is just one of the controversial issues addressed by the author along the way. Finally the book discusses the practical application of research in this area, such as how happiness can be enhanced, and the effects of happiness on health, altruism and sociability. This definitive and thought-provoking work will be compulsive reading for students, researchers and the interested general reader

Extended Summary Of Mindset The New Psychology Of Success Based On The Book By Carol Dweck

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Extended Summary Of Mindset: The New Psychology Of Success, By Carol Dweck – Written By Mentors Library Do you get overwhelmed when dealing with difficult situations? Do you feel stuck and dejected? Are you afraid to face life? Adopt a new psychology of success and change your attitude, you will reach your goals. This work analyses the differences in people's lives, differences that can be explained by the attitude with which complex situations are assumed. It proposes a change of mindset to boost success and happiness. Brief Biography Of The Original Author Carol Dweck is an academic in the psychology department at Stanford University. The central theme of her research is the relationship between motivation, personality and development. Her concepts of "fixed mindset" and "growth mindset" have illuminated the field of self-improvement. What Will You Learn? You’ll get to know strategies and suggestions to improve yourself in order to achieve your goals. You’ll discover how to get rid of your fixed mindset to adopt a developing mindset instead, which will allow you to overcome obstacles and succeed. You’ll understand that failures and difficulties are opportunities that challenge you to overcome yourself and move on. You’ll manage to stand in front of the world with all your gifts and talents, and you’ll reach your goals. Content Chapter 01: Is The Mind Formed By Genetic Predisposition Or By Practice And Dedication? Chapter 02: What Are The Differences Between A Fixed Mind And A Growth Mindset? Chapter 03: Is Natural Talent The Most Important Factor For Success? Chapter 04: Is A Person Who Feels Perfect And Complete Actually Happy? Chapter 05: Is It Beneficial To Fail And Make Mistakes? Chapter 06: Can Skills Be Developed In Adulthood? Chapter 07: When Is A Person Really 'A Genius'? Chapter 08: What Is The Difference Between Being Known And Knowing? Chapter 09: What Is The Perfect Recipe For Success? Chapter 10: What Influence Do Role Models Have In Life? Chapter 11: Are There Impossible When There’s Motivation? Chapter 12: How Does A Progressive Mindset Influence Our Relations With Others? Chapter 13: How To Contribute To A Child's Growth Mindset? Chapter 14: Where Is The Road To Happiness? About Mentors Library Books are mentors. Books can guide what we do and our lives. Many of us love books while reading them and maybe they will echo with us a few weeks after but 2 years later we can’t remember if we have read it or not. And that’s a shame. We remember that at that time, the book meant a lot to us. Why is it that 2 years later we have forgotten everything? That’s not good. This summary is taken from the most important themes of the original book. Most people don’t like books. People just want to know what the book says they have to do. If you trust the source you don’t need the arguments. So much of a book is arguing its points, but often you don’t need the argument if you trust the source you can just get the point. This summary takes the effort to distill the blahs into themes for the people who are just not going to read the whole book. All this information is in the original book.

The New Psychology Of Sport And Exercise

Author: S Alexander Haslam
Editor: SAGE Publications Limited
ISBN: 1529736609
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′The Roger Federer, the Steffi Graf, the Usain Bolt of all books about the psychology of sport, packed with insight and wisdom’ - Brian Viner, Sports writer and author of Pelé, Ali, Lillee, and Me This is the first textbook to explore and explain the contribution of social groups and social identity to all aspects of sports and exercise — from leadership, motivation and communication to mental health, teamwork, and fan behaviour. In the context of increasing recognition of the importance of group processes for athletic performance, engagement in exercise and the business of sport, this book offers a new way of understanding, researching and practicing sport and exercise psychology Written by an international team of researchers at the cutting edge of efforts to apply social identity principles to the world of sport and exercise, this will be an essential resource for students, teachers and practitioners who are keen to be at the forefront of thinking and practice.

The New Psychology Of Language

Author: Michael Tomasello
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 1351541803
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This book, which gathers in one place the theories of 10 leading cognitive and functional linguists, represents a new approach that may define the next era in the history of psychology: It promises to give psychologists a new appreciation of what this variety of linguistics can offer their study of language and communication. In addition, it provides cognitive-functional linguists new models for presenting their work to audiences outside the boundaries of traditional linguistics. Thus, it serves as an excellent text for courses in psycholinguistics, and appeal to students and researchers in cognitive science and functional linguistics.

Loaded

Author: Sarah Newcomb
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119258324
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Praise for LOADED "LOADED is that rare resource which somehow captures both theoretical and practical wisdom about money, personality, and life. Your views – and actions – with money will be much improved after reading the wonderful advice in LOADED." —James Grubman, PhD, author of Strangers in Paradise: How Families Adapt to Wealth Across Generations and co-author of Cross Cultures: How Global Families Negotiate Change Across Generations YOUR MOST VALUABLE ASSET...IS YOU. LOADED WILL TEACH YOU HOW TO MAKE THE MOST OF IT. Based on decades of research and years of hands-on experience with people from all walks of life, LOADED is a must-read for anyone who finds themselves caught between the desire to thrive financially and the complex emotions and conflicting priorities that money so often brings to our lives. Inside, you will learn to: Check your stories. Pinpoint and change beliefs that hold you back. Choose your strategies. Learn how to align your money with your needs. Cultivate your value. Put your unique resources to use and earn more. Deeply researched, yet written in an approachable, conversational tone, LOADED offers insight into how your personal experiences have shaped your financial attitudes, and how you can build a healthier relationship with money.

The Psychology Of Investing

Author: John Nofsinger
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 1315506564
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A supplement for undergraduate and graduate Investments courses. See the decision-making process behind investments. The Psychology of Investing is the first text of its kind to delve into the fascinating subject of how psychology affects investing. Its unique coverage describes how investors actually behave, the reasons and causes of that behavior, why the behavior hurts their wealth, and what they can do about it. Features: What really moves the market: Understanding the psychological aspects. Traditional finance texts focus on developing the tools that investors use for calculating risk and return. The Psychology of Investing is one of the first texts to delve into how psychology affects investing rather than solely focusing on traditional financial theory. This text’s material, however, does not replace traditional investment textbooks but complements them, helping students become better informed investors who understand what motivates the market. Keep learning consistent: Most of the chapters are organized in a similar succession. This approach adheres to following order: -A psychological bias is described and illustrated with everyday behavior -The effect of the bias on investment decisions is explained -Academic studies are used to show why investors need to remedy the problem Growing with the subject matter: Current and fresh information. Because data on investor psychology is rapidly increasing, the fifth edition contains many new additions to keep students up-to-date. The new Chapter 12: Psychology in the Mortgage Crisis describes the psychology involved in the mortgage industry and ensuing financial crisis. New sections and sub-sections include “Buying Back Stock Previously Sold”, “Who Is Overconfident,” "Nature or Nurture?”, "Preferred Risk Habitat," "Market Impacts," "Language," and “Reference Point Adaptation.”

German Psychology Of To Day

Author: Théodule Ribot
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"American and English students will be grateful to have M. Ribot's valuable work in their own tongue by a competent translator. It contains the combined result of careful observations, experiments, and calculations which can not be obtained otherwise, except by reading innumerable books and monographs most difficult to collect. His interpretations and criticisms also are original and profound. If we would properly estimate the exact nature and functions of what is called Physiological Psychology, we must adhere resolutely to two positions, which to some may seem opposed, but are really confirmatory of each other. We have now a clear and comprehensive account of the German observations, experiments, and discussions in this work of M. Ribot, with which every student of psychology should be acquainted. I am not sure that he has set a sufficiently high value on the observations of consciousness; but just here another of his excellencies is seen: he has carefully separated psychology, which is a science of observation, external and internal, throughout from all metaphysical speculation"--Preface. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2012 APA, all rights reserved).

The New Psychology And Its Relation To Life

Author: Sir Arthur George Tansley
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The Philosophy Of Money

Author: Georg Simmel
Editor: Psychology Press
ISBN: 0415341728
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This revised edition of the first complete translation of the seminal work 'Die Philosophie des Geldes' by Georg Simmel includes a new preface by David Frisby.

The New Psychology Of Classroom Discipline And Control

Author: P. Susan Mamchak
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The Joyless Economy The Psychology Of Human Satisfaction

Author: Tibor Scitovsky Professor Emeritus in Economics Stanford University
Editor: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0198023782
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Your Money And Your Brain

Author: Jason Zweig
Editor: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 074327668X
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A senior Money magazine writer draws on up-to-date findings to reveal how money can have the same effect on the mind as sex and drugs, explaining how to use the emerging science of neuroeconomics to make profitable investment choices while avoiding key mistakes. 60,000 first printing.

The New Psychology And The Teacher

Author: Hugh Crichton Miller
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The Psychology Of Saving

Author: Karl Erik Wärneryd
Editor: Edward Elgar Publishing
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Provides an assessment of factors accounting for differences between people who save and people who do not save money, summarizes theories and behavioral research in saving, and explores psychological insights and findings of economists, interpreting them in terms of modern psychology. Offers a historical perspective on the psychology of saving, looks into the psychology of saving in modern economic theories of saving, and discusses the use of cognitive and psychological variables in the study of saving. Gives an integrative framework for the psychology of saving, and discusses implications for studying and influencing the consumer. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR