. This work contributes a great deal to the growing positive psychology initiative and to the scientific investigation of positive human emotions. In an effort to remedy this oversight, this volume brings together prominent scientists from various disciplines to examine what has become known as the most-neglected emotion.
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The first major study of gratitude that shows how “wanting what we have” can measurably change people’s lives. Did you know that there is a crucial component of happiness that is often overlooked? Robert Emmons—editor-in-chief of the Journal of Positive Psychology—examines what it means to think and feel gratefully in Thanks! and invites readers to learn how to put this powerful emotion into practice.
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Love wholeheartedly, “be surprised, ” says Brother David Steindl-Rast, give thanks and praise—then you will discover the fullness of your life. Gratitude provides gifts to both the giver and the receiver, and this illuminating book will inspire readers to recognize just how truly blessed we are. Chesterton, “is gratitude.
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And, through his writing, he showed us what he saw. Atul gawande, author of Being Mortal Used book in Good Condition. Above all, a thinking animal, i have been a sentient being, on this beautiful planet, and that in itself has been an enormous privilege and adventure. Oliver sacks no writer has succeeded in capturing the medical and human drama of illness as honestly and as eloquently as Oliver Sacks.
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He wanted to see humanity in its many variants and to do so in his own, almost anachronistic way—face to face, over time, away from our burgeoning apparatus of computers and algorithms. My predominant feeling is one of gratitude.
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Getting advice at every turn from psychologists, and philosophers, doctors, academics, she brings readers on a smart and witty journey to discover the value of appreciating what you have. Through extensive interviews with experts and lively conversations with real people including celebrities like Matt Damon, Daniel Craig, and Jerry Seinfeld, Kaplan discovers the role of gratitude in everything from our sense of fulfillment to our children’s happiness.
She learns how appreciating your spouse changes the neurons of your brain and why saying thanks helps CEOs succeed. She realizes that how she feels over the next months will have less to do with the events that occur than her own attitude and perspective. Her pioneering reseach was praised in people and Vanity Fair and hailed on TV shows including Today, The O’Reilly Factor, and CBS’s The Talk.
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Used book in Good Condition. Ingram international inc. The gratitude diaries how a Year Looking on the Bright Side Can Transform Your Life. But, and there are—as ordinary language suggests—debts of gratitude, what kind of debts are these? does the appropriateness of my gratitude require that my benefactor in fact intended to benefit me in just the way she did? Is there a difference between feeling grateful and being grateful? Is a precondition of my being grateful to another that I respect her? Do we owe a special sort of gratitude to those who have shaped us into the persons we are? What are the psychological and normative relations between gratitude the emotion, are we bound to the requirement of ‘repaying’ our benefactors in some way? If we are, and gratitude the virtue?These are among the questions carefully addressed in The Moral Psychology of Gratitude.
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