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The psychology of gratitude

Author: Robert A Emmons; Michael E McCullough
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2004.
Series: Series in affective science.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The volume begins with the historical, philosophical, and theological foundations of gratitude, then presents the current research perspectives from social, personality, and developmental psychology, as well as from primatology, anthropology, and biology. The volume also includes a comprehensive, annotated bibliography of scientific research on gratitude. This work contributes a great deal to the growing positive  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert A Emmons; Michael E McCullough
ISBN: 0195150104 9780195150100
OCLC Number: 51892993
Description: xvi, 368 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: The psychology of gratitude / Robert A. Emmons --
Part I: Philosophical and theological foundations --
Gratitude in the history of ideas / Edward Harpham --
Gratitude in Judaism / Solomon Schimmel --
The blessings of gratitude : a conceptual analysis / Robert C. Roberts --
Part II: Social, personality and developmental approaches to gratitude --
Gratitude in modern life : its manifestations and development / Dan P. McAdams and Jack Bauer --
The gratitude of exchange and the gratitude of caring : a developmental interactionist perspective of moral emotions / Ross Buck --
Parent of the virtues? the prosocial contours of gratitude / Michael E. McCullough and Jo-Ann Tsang --
Part III: Perspectives from emotion theory --
Gratitude (like other positive emotions) broadens and builds / Barbara L. Fredrickson --
Gratitude and subjective well-being / Philip Watkins --
Part IV: Perspectives from anthropology and biology --
Gratitude and gift exchange / Aafke Komter --
Primate social reciprocity and the origin of gratitude / Kristin Bonnie and Frans de Waal --
Gratitude and the heart : the psychophysiology of appreciation / Rollin McCraty and Doc Childre --
Part V: Discussion and conclusions --
Gratitude : considerations from a moral perspective / Charles Shelton --
Gratitude as thankfulness and as gratefulness / Brother David Steindl-Rast.
Series Title: Series in affective science.
Responsibility: edited by Robert A. Emmons & Michael E. McCullough.
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Gratitude, like other positive emotions, has inspired many theological and philosophical writings, but little vigorous, empirical research. This volume examines what has become known as the  Read more...

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