Thanks!

Thanks!
Author: Robert A. Emmons
Publsiher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Total Pages: 244
Release: 2007
ISBN 10: 9780618620197
ISBN 13: 0618620192
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Thanks! Book Review:

A proponent of the field of positive psychology offers a close-up study of the positive influence on people's lives of the systematic cultivation of gratitude, explaining how the practice of grateful thinking can increase one's chances for happiness and help one cope more effectively with stress, recover more quickly from illness, enjoy better physical health, improve relationships, and other benefits.

The Psychology of Gratitude

The Psychology of Gratitude
Author: Robert A. Emmons,Michael E. McCullough,Associate Professor of Psychology and Religious Studies Michael E McCullough, PhD
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 368
Release: 2004-02-26
ISBN 10: 9780195150100
ISBN 13: 0195150104
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Psychology of Gratitude Book Review:

Gratitude, like other positive emotions, has inspired many theological and philosophical writings, but it has inspired very little vigorous, empirical research. 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. The volume begins with the historical, philosophical, and theoretical 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 research on gratitude. This work contributes a great deal to the growing positive psychology initiative and to the scientific investigation of positive human emotions. It will be an invaluable resource for researchers and students in social, personality, and developmental, clinical, and health psychology, as well as to sociologists and cultural anthropologists.

Gratitude

Gratitude
Author: Louise L. Hay
Publsiher: ReadHowYouWant.com
Total Pages: 240
Release: 2009-08-31
ISBN 10: 1458715388
ISBN 13: 9781458715388
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Gratitude Book Review:

GRATITUDE: A Way of Life In Gratitude, Louise L. Hay brings you a very special work that is dear to her heart. Within these pages, she has gathered the insights and collected wisdom of some of the most inspirational teachers and authors she knows ... people who have demonstrated the power of gratitude in their own lives. Some of the renowned contributors include: Dr. Wayne W. Dyer, Joan Z. Borysenko, Ph.D., Lee Carroll, Sri Daya Mata, Doreen Virtue, Bernie Siegel, M.D., Dan Millman, John Randolph Price ...and many more of Louise's friends. As these individuals share their understanding of the practice of gratitude, you'll find yourself applying these principles in your own life as well!

Gratitude

Gratitude
Author: William F. Buckley (Jr.)
Publsiher: Random House Incorporated
Total Pages: 169
Release: 1990
ISBN 10: 9780394576749
ISBN 13: 0394576748
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Gratitude Book Review:

The conservative columnist renews his call for a year of voluntary national service for young people eighteen and over, in areas such as health, day care, and the environment, to strengthen their feeling and appreciation for their nation

Perseverance in Gratitude

Perseverance in Gratitude
Author: David A. deSilva
Publsiher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
Total Pages: 560
Release: 2000-03-13
ISBN 10: 9780802841889
ISBN 13: 0802841880
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Perseverance in Gratitude Book Review:

This commentary is the first to fully apply the resources of socio-rhetorical analysis to Hebrews. Insights into the cultural and social world of the audience are combined with analysis of the author's rhetorical strategy and ideology to create a rich, three-dimensional reading that helps unravel key issues in the interpretation of the epistle. David deSilva's reflections on application concluding each section also make his commentary valuable to seminarians and pastors seeking to make Hebrews relevant to today's world.

Gratitude

Gratitude
Author: Lenore Skomal,Lifelesson Foundation
Publsiher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
Total Pages: 95
Release: 2006
ISBN 10: 9781933662039
ISBN 13: 1933662034
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Gratitude Book Review:

LifeLessons: Gratitude is a collection of words and inspirations to help us build a life in balance, a life with perspective. Drawing from many traditions, the words within resonate with simple truths. Boxed set includes inspirational book and 6 greeting cards.

Attitudes of Gratitude

Attitudes of Gratitude
Author: M. J. Ryan
Publsiher: Conari Press
Total Pages: 180
Release: 1999-03-01
ISBN 10: 9781573241496
ISBN 13: 1573241490
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Attitudes of Gratitude Book Review:

An inspiring guide to the rewards of giving thanks, this small volume features short, easy-to-digest essays that explain why gratitude chases away negative emotions.

Gratitude and the Good Life

Gratitude and the Good Life
Author: Philip C. Watkins
Publsiher: Springer Science & Business Media
Total Pages: 259
Release: 2013-09-30
ISBN 10: 940077253X
ISBN 13: 9789400772533
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Gratitude and the Good Life Book Review:

This book provides clear and sometimes surprising answers to why gratitude is important to living well. The science of gratitude has shown much growth in the last ten years, and there is now sufficient evidence to suggest that gratitude is one of the most important components of the good life. Both correlational and experimental studies have provided support for the theory that gratitude enhances well-being. After providing a lucid understanding of gratitude, this volume explores the many aspects of well-being that are associated with gratitude. Moreover, experimental work has now provided promising evidence to suggest that gratitude actually causes enhancements in happiness. If gratitude promotes human flourishing, how does it do so? This issue is addressed in the second section of the book by exploring the mechanisms that might explain the gratitude/well-being relationship. This book provides an up to date account of gratitude research and suggested interesting paths for future research, all while providing a theory of gratitude that helps make this information more understandable. This book is very valuable to gratitude investigators, as well as all who are interested in pursuing this line of research, students and scholars of emotion and well-being and instructors of positive psychology courses and seminars.

Gratitude Works!

Gratitude Works!
Author: Robert A. Emmons
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 208
Release: 2013-02-14
ISBN 10: 1118420853
ISBN 13: 9781118420850
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Gratitude Works! Book Review:

A purposeful guide for cultivating gratitude as a way of life Recent dramatic advances in our understanding of gratitude have changed the question from "does gratitude work?" to "how do we get more of it?" This book explores evidence-based practices in a compelling and accessible way and provides a step-by-step guide to cultivating gratitude in their lives. Gratitude Works! also shows how religious, philosophical, and spiritual traditions validate the greatest insights of science about gratitude. New book from Robert Emmons the bestselling author of Thanks Filled with practical tips for fostering gratitude as a way of life Includes scientific research as well as religious and philosophical insights to show how gratitude can work in our lives From Robert Emmons, the bestselling author of Thanks, comes a resource for cultivating a life of gratitude practices.

Gratitude

Gratitude
Author: Arie Kaplan
Publsiher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc
Total Pages: 64
Release: 2013-07-15
ISBN 10: 1448895472
ISBN 13: 9781448895472
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Gratitude Book Review:

Gratitude has a way of increasing the good things that come to and from us, as positivity begets and multiplies positivity. Teens are often criticized for being entitled, greedy, spoiled, and ungrateful. Teens who demonstrate a spirit of gratitude also draw people to them and inspire a desire to help them succeed and reach their goals. This, in turn, results in a strong network of connections, superb college recommendations, employment tips, and great job offers. Teachers and librarians will have reason to feel gratitude when they see how well this text meets various informational text reading standards of the Common Core curriculum, including summarizing text, determining a central idea and its supporting details, tracing and evaluating an argument and its specific claims, determining the validity of the author's reasoning and evidence, and determining an author's point of view and purpose.

Perspectives on Gratitude

Perspectives on Gratitude
Author: David Carr
Publsiher: Routledge
Total Pages: 242
Release: 2016-02-05
ISBN 10: 1317568427
ISBN 13: 9781317568421
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Perspectives on Gratitude Book Review:

Psychologists, philosophers, theologians and educationalists have all lately explored various conceptual, moral, psychological and pedagogical dimensions of gratitude in a rapidly expanding academic and popular literature. However, while the distinguished contributors to this work hail from these distinct disciplines, they have been brought together in this volume precisely in recognition of the need for a more interdisciplinary perspective on the topic. While further developing such more familiar debates in the field as whether it is appropriate to feel grateful in circumstances in which there is no obvious benefactor, whether it is proper to feel grateful to those who have benefited one only from a sense of duty and whether it makes sense to be grateful if so doing colludes with injustice, the essays in this collection explore a wide variety of fresh conceptual, psychological and moral issues. For example, in addition to identifying some new moral paradoxes about gratitude and seeking a generally more morally discriminating approach to gratitude education, relations are explored between gratitude and humility, forgiveness and appreciation and the religious and spiritual dimensions of the concept are also given much overdue attention. By drawing together serious academic engagement with the study of gratitude and a serious attempt to undertake this within an interdisciplinary perspective, Perspectives on Gratitude will be of value to academics and graduate students in the fields of philosophy, psychology and theology, as well as other research-based disciplines.

Gratitude

Gratitude
Author: Sara Antill
Publsiher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc
Total Pages: 24
Release: 2013-07-15
ISBN 10: 1448899206
ISBN 13: 9781448899203
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Gratitude Book Review:

Baseball legend Lou Gehrig famously expressed gratitude for the opportunity to play professional baseball by calling himself “the luckiest man on the face of the Earth.” The importance of appreciation and thankfulness are examined through accessible text. There is a focus on how this character strength balances other qualities and gives successful people perspective and a healthy approach to life.

Developing Gratitude in Children and Adolescents

Developing Gratitude in Children and Adolescents
Author: Jonathan R. H. Tudge,Lia Beatriz de Lucca Freitas
Publsiher: Cambridge University Press
Total Pages: 302
Release: 2017-11-30
ISBN 10: 1107182727
ISBN 13: 9781107182721
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Developing Gratitude in Children and Adolescents Book Review:

Gratitude, a virtue, develops during childhood and adolescence. Adults can encourage its development, fostering consideration for others and strengthening connections.

Gratitude in Education

Gratitude in Education
Author: Kerry Howells
Publsiher: Springer Science & Business Media
Total Pages: 173
Release: 2012-07-30
ISBN 10: 946091814X
ISBN 13: 9789460918148
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Gratitude in Education Book Review:

Teachers at all levels of education will find this book practical and inspiring as they read how other educators have engaged with challenges that reveal different dimensions of gratitude, and how some have discovered its relevance in gaining greater resilience, improved relationships and increased student engagement. In the first comprehensive text ever written that is solely dedicated to the specific relevance of gratitude to the teaching and learning process, Dr Howells pioneers an approach that accounts for both dilemmas and possibilities of gratitude in the midst of teachers’ busy and stressful lives. She takes a contemporary and philosophical view of the notion of gratitude and goes beyond its conceptualisation simply from a religious or positive psychology framework. Exploring real situations with teachers, school leaders, students, parents, academics and pre-service teachers - Gratitude In Education: A Radical View examines many of the complexities encountered when gratitude is applied in a variety of secular educational environments.

Gratitude

Gratitude
Author: Louise L. Hay
Publsiher: ReadHowYouWant.com
Total Pages: 436
Release: 2009-09-01
ISBN 10: 1458715426
ISBN 13: 9781458715425
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Gratitude Book Review:

GRATITUDE: A Way of Life In Gratitude, Louise L. Hay brings you a very special work that is dear to her heart. Within these pages, she has gathered the insights and collected wisdom of some of the most inspirational teachers and authors she knows ... people who have demonstrated the power of gratitude in their own lives. Some of the renowned contributors include: Dr. Wayne W. Dyer, Joan Z. Borysenko, Ph.D., Lee Carroll, Sri Daya Mata, Doreen Virtue, Bernie Siegel, M.D., Dan Millman, John Randolph Price ...and many more of Louise's friends. As these individuals share their understanding of the practice of gratitude, you'll find yourself applying these principles in your own life as well!

The Gratitude Factor

The Gratitude Factor
Author: Charles M. Shelton
Publsiher: Paulist Press
Total Pages: 184
Release: 2010
ISBN 10: 1587680637
ISBN 13: 9781587680632
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Gratitude Factor Book Review:

Helps readers to reflect on the role of gratitude in their lives and to cultivate this virtue for their own benefit. The first author to offer a critique of gratitude through an explanation of various types of gratitude, Charles Shelton uses his skills as a clinical psychologist to present insights into the human experience of gratitude based on his own research. The exercises, strategies, and reflection questions threaded throughout the book give it a practical dimension that facilitates the reader's growth. Shelton's highly original reflection on Jesus as a grateful person lends a spiritual dimension to his work. This book will benefit individual readers as well as serve as a resource for spiritual direction workshops, spiritual formation courses, or ministry formation programs.--From publisher description.

The Secret Gratitude Book

The Secret Gratitude Book
Author: Rhonda Byrne
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 192
Release: 2007-12-11
ISBN 10: 158270208X
ISBN 13: 9781582702087
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Secret Gratitude Book Book Review:

The best-selling author and producer of The Secret offers inspiring quotes and affirmations to encourage personal journaling and reflection on gratitude and abundance, equipping individuals with a powerful tool to transform their lives and experience more joy. 500,000 first printing. $250,000 ad/promo.

Gratitude toward Veterans

Gratitude toward Veterans
Author: Stephen Kershnar
Publsiher: Lexington Books
Total Pages: 170
Release: 2014-04-02
ISBN 10: 0739185799
ISBN 13: 9780739185797
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Gratitude toward Veterans Book Review:

Veterans are celebrated with speeches, statues, memorials, holidays, and affirmative action. They are lavishly praised in public gatherings and private conversations. Contradicting this widespread attitude, Stephen Kershnar’s Gratitude toward Veterans: A Philosophical Explanation of Why American Should Not Be Very Grateful to Veterans argues that U.S. citizens should not be very grateful to veterans.

Gratitude

Gratitude
Author: N.A
Publsiher: Pudding House Publications
Total Pages: 329
Release:
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13:
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Gratitude

Gratitude
Author: Jack Canfield,D. D. Watkins
Publsiher: Health Communications, Inc.
Total Pages: 130
Release: 2007-12-04
ISBN 10: 0757307108
ISBN 13: 9780757307102
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Gratitude Book Review:

The exercise-filled journal companion to Jack Canfields Keys to Living the Law of Attraction.