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  • Welfare, Meaning, and Worth

    By Aaron Smuts

    Welfare, Meaning, and Worth argues that there is more to what makes a life worth living than welfare, and that a good life does not consist of what is merely good for the one who lives it. Smuts defends an objective list theory that states that the notion of worth captures matters of importance for…

    Hardback – 2016-12-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • Genealogy, Psychology, and Identity

    Tales from a family tree

    By Paula Nicolson

    The popularity of amateur genealogy and family history has soared in recent times. Genealogy, Psychology and Identity explores this popular international pastime and offers reasons why it informs our sense of who we are, and our place in both contemporary culture and historical context. We will…

    Paperback – 2016-12-16 
    Routledge

  • Positive Psychotherapy for Psychosis

    A Clinician's Guide and Manual

    By Mike Slade, Tamsin Brownell, Tayyab Rashid, Beate Schrank

    Positive Psychotherapy for Psychosis describes a new psychological intervention, which for the first time applies emerging research from the field of positive psychology specifically to psychosis. The book contains guidance on adapting the approach for use in individual treatments, and on providing…

    Paperback – 2016-12-16 
    Routledge

  • Solution Focused Practice in Asia

    Edited by Debbie Hogan, Dave Hogan, Jane Tuomola, Alan Yeo

    This book is a collection of solution focused practice across Asia, offering case examples from the fields of therapy, education, supervision, coaching and organisation/consulting. It demonstrates the usefulness of the solution focused approach in the Asian context by providing practice based…

    Paperback – 2016-12-14 
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Humility

    Theory, Research, and Applications

    Edited by Everett L. Worthington Jr., Don E. Davis, Joshua N. Hook

    The Handbook of Humility is the first scholarly book to bring together authors from psychology as well as other fields to address what we know and don’t know about humility. Authors review the existing research in this burgeoning field that has well over 100 empirical articles and an increasing…

    Paperback – 2016-11-22 
    Routledge

  • Stress Management and Prevention

    Applications to Daily Life, 3rd Edition

    By David D. Chen

    Gain a critical understanding of the nature of stress from a positive psychology framework that allows you to look beyond a simple pathology of stress-related symptoms. This new edition of Stress Management and Prevention integrates Eastern and Western concepts of stress while emphasizing an…

    Paperback – 2016-09-07
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Strengths-Based Clinical Practices

    Finding Common Factors

    Edited by Jeffrey K Edwards, Andy Young, Holly Nikels

    An interdisciplinary handbook about strengths-based clinical practices, this book finds the common factors in specific models from social work, psychology, and counseling. The book ends with a grounded theory informed method that pulls together what each of the chapters report, and posits a theory…

    Paperback – 2016-09-01
    Routledge

  • The Routledge International Handbook of Psychosocial Resilience

    Edited by Updesh Kumar

    Psychological resilience has emerged as a highly significant area of research and practice in recent years, finding applications with a broad range of different groups in many settings. Contemporary discourse is not limited to ways of effective coping with adversity but also introduces mechanisms…

    Hardback – 2016-08-17
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • The Psychology and Economics of Happiness

    Love, life and positive living

    By Lok Sang Ho

    Much attention has been given to the economics of everyday life, which typically applies economic principles to the analysis of the different choices that people face under different situations. Yet there are hardly any books on the economics of life—an economics that takes the finite lifespan as…

    Paperback – 2016-08-04
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Media Use and Well-Being

    International Perspectives on Theory and Research on Positive Media Effects

    Edited by Leonard Reinecke, Mary Beth Oliver

    The Routledge Handbook of Media Use and Well-Being serves as the first international review of the current state of this fast-developing area of research. The volume provides a multifaceted perspective on the beneficial as well as the detrimental effects of media exposure on psychological health…

    Hardback – 2016-07-12
    Routledge

  • The Philosophy of Well-Being

    An Introduction

    By Guy Fletcher

    Well-being occupies a central role in ethics and political philosophy, including in major theories such as utilitarianism. It also extends far beyond philosophy: recent studies into the science and psychology of well-being have propelled the topic to centre stage, and governments spend millions on…

    Paperback – 2016-04-26
    Routledge

  • Yoga and Eating Disorders

    Ancient Healing for Modern Illness

    Edited by Carolyn Costin, Joe Kelly

    Yoga and Eating Disorders bridges the knowledge and practice gaps between mental health providers and yoga practitioners who work with clients suffering from disordered eating. Combining the wisdom of 20 experts in eating disorders treatment and yoga practice, editors Carolyn Costin and Joe Kelly…

    Paperback – 2016-04-20
    Routledge

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