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Life goals and well-being : towards a positive psychology of human striving

Author: Peter Schmuck; Kennon M Sheldon
Publisher: Seattle : Hogrefe & Huber Publishers, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this work, results are presented from researchers around the world on which life goals actually help to lead to happiness, and thus to physical and mental well-being. The findings are surprising,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Life goals and well-being.
Seattle : Hogrefe & Huber Publishers, ©2001
(DLC) 2001087537
(OCoLC)46626229
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Schmuck; Kennon M Sheldon
OCLC Number: 683386657
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (x, 230 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction --
Life goals and well-being: to the frontiers of life goal research / Peter Schmuck, Kennon M. Sheldon --
pt. 1. Goal perceptions and well-being --
Self-concordance model of healthy goal striving: when personal goals correctly represent the person / Kennon M. Sheldon --
Person/society value congruence and well-being: the role of acculturation strategies / Claudia Stromberg, Klaus Boehnke --
Future time perspective and subjective well-being in adolescent samples / Zbigniew Zaleski, Anna Cycoń, Alexandre Kurc --
pt. 2. Goal content and well-being --
Agency- and communion-orientation in life goals: impacts on goal pursuit strategies and psychological well-being / Karin Pöhlmann --
Values and well-being: the mediating role of worries / Klaus Boehnke, Daniel Fuss, Mandy Rupf --
Aspirations and well-being in old age / Sylvie Lapierre [and others] --
Be careful what you wish for: optimal functioning and the relative attainment of intrinsic and extrinsic goals / Tim Kasser, Richard M. Ryan --
Intrinsic and extrinsic life goals preferences as measured via inventories and via priming methodologies: mean differences and relations with well-being / Peter Schmuck --
Self-focused goals: what they are, how they function, and how they relate to well-being / Katariina Salmela-Aro, Riikka Pennanen, Jari-Erik Nurmi --
Life values and mental health in adolescence / Patricia Cohen, Jacob Cohen --
pt. 3. Ecological goals and well-being --
Relationship between "protecting the environment" as a dominant life goal and subjective well-being / Swantje Eigner --
Eco-activism and well-being: between flow and burnout / Sven Sohr --
Conclusion --
Suggestions for healthy goal striving / Kennon M. Sheldon, Peter Schmuck.
Responsibility: Peter Schmuck & Kennon M. Sheldon, editors.

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