The good life unifying the philosophy and psychology of well-being (Book, 2015) [WorldCat.org]
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The good life unifying the philosophy and psychology of well-being

Author: Michael A Bishop
Publisher: New York, N.Y. Oxford University Press 2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Science and philosophy study well-being with different but complementary methods. Marry these methods and a new picture emerges: To have well-being is to be "stuck" in a positive cycle of emotions,  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael A Bishop
ISBN: 9780199923113 0199923116
OCLC Number: 1050041663
Description: 235 p.
Contents: Introduction ; 1. The Network Theory of Well-Being ; 2. An Inclusive Approach to the Study of Well-Being ; 3. Positive Causal Networks and the Network Theory of Well-Bein ; 4. Positive Causal Networks and Positive Psychology ; 5. The Case for the Network Theory: An Inference to the Best Explanation ; 6. Issues in the Psychology of Happiness and Well-Being ; 7. Objections to the Network Theory ; 8. Conclusion ; References ; Index
Responsibility: Michael A. Bishop.

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Michael Bishop's The Good Life: Unifying the Philosophy and Psychology of Well-Being hopefully represents a turning point in the study of well-being * Mark Fabian, Journal of Happiness Studies * Read more...

 
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