Handbook of Positive Psychology by C.R. Snyder

Handbook of Positive Psychology

Psychology has long been enamored of the dark side of human existence, rarely exploring a more positive view of the mind. What has psychology contributed, for example, to our understanding of the various human virtues? Regrettably, not much. The last decade, however, has witnessed a growing movement to abandon the exclusive focus on the negative. Psychologists from several subdisciplines are now asking an intriguing question: "What strengths does...

Details Handbook of Positive Psychology

TitleHandbook of Positive Psychology
Release DateMar 10th, 2005
PublisherOxford University Press, USA
GenrePsychology, Unfinished

Reviews Handbook of Positive Psychology

  • Stefan
    Ett epos när det gäller positiv psykologi och dess olika infallsvinklar. Dock inget för den läsovane då den är TUNG både i vikt och i innehåll. För en surmulen gammal akademiker är den dock något av en guldgruva.
  • Jenny Anderson
    Good resource but a tough read....
  • Fransisca Sidabutar
    Seandainya gue harus pindah agama, kayaknya gue akan menjadikan Positive Psychology sebagai agama, hehee...
  • Robb Seaton
    There is substantial variability in the quality of the chapters. Some are great, some are terrible.