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The Human Pursuit of Well-Being: A Cultural Approach (Repost)

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The Human Pursuit of Well-Being: A Cultural Approach (Repost)

The Human Pursuit of Well-Being: A Cultural Approach by Ingrid Brdar
English | PDF | 2011 | 277 Pages | ISBN : 9400713746 | 2.5 MB

This book brings together the latest research on positive psychology from an international cast of researchers and particularly from the growing body of European researchers. The chapters describe research and practice from diverse fields of positive psychology, covering topics such as happiness and well-being, motivation and goals, personality, academic performance and coping, measurement and interventions. The book emphasizes a cultural approach to the human pursuit of well-being. It is unique in that it presents research from a range of cultures, such as Russia, Croatia, and Egypt, in addition to ten different Western cultures. This approach helps broaden our understanding of those aspects of human experience that make life worth living in diverse cultural conditions.

Human Autonomy in Cross-Cultural Context: Perspectives on the Psychology of Agency, Freedom, and Well-Being (Repost)

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Human Autonomy in Cross-Cultural Context: Perspectives on the Psychology of Agency, Freedom, and Well-Being (Repost)

Human Autonomy in Cross-Cultural Context: Perspectives on the Psychology of Agency, Freedom, and Well-Being by Valery I. Chirkov
English | PDF | 2011 | 291 Pages | ISBN : 9048196663 | 3.5 MB

This volume presents the reader with a stimulating tapestry of essays exploring the nature of personal autonomy, self-determination, and agency, and their role in human optimal functioning at multiple levels of analysis from personal to societal and cross-cultural. The starting point for these explorations is self-determination theory, an integrated theory of human motivation and healthy development which has been under development for more than three decades (Deci & Ryan, 2000).

Quality of Life and Human Well-Being in Sub-Saharan Africa: Prospects for Future Happiness

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Quality of Life and Human Well-Being in Sub-Saharan Africa: Prospects for Future Happiness

Quality of Life and Human Well-Being in Sub-Saharan Africa: Prospects for Future Happiness by Valerie Møller
English | EPUB | 2021 | 197 Pages | ISBN : 3030657876 | 13.9 MB

This volume presents an account of how people in sub-Saharan Africa have fared under changing life circumstances of the past centuries until the present. By introducing the geography of the region it traces a time line of different historical periods that have shaped livelihoods of ordinary people of the region, and addresses the major milestones in political and economic development.

Asian Families in Canada and the United States: Implications for Mental Health and Well-Being

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Asian Families in Canada and the United States: Implications for Mental Health and Well-Being

Asian Families in Canada and the United States: Implications for Mental Health and Well-Being by Susan S. Chuang
English | EPUB | 2021 | 293 Pages | ISBN : 3030564509 | 0.5 MB

This book presents a comprehensive overview of Asian families residing in Canada and the United States by portraying and analyzing Asian Canadian and Asian American immigrant families in an integrated yet nuanced way. Chapters use an interdisciplinary approach to provide more comprehensive coverage of the vast diversity as well as common trends and shared characteristics of Asian families. Specifically, the volume examines the experiences of families whose ancestry can be traced to East Asia, Southeast Asia, South Asia, and West Asia.

Quality of Life and Human Well-Being in Sub-Saharan Africa: Prospects for Future Happiness

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Quality of Life and Human Well-Being in Sub-Saharan Africa: Prospects for Future Happiness

Quality of Life and Human Well-Being in Sub-Saharan Africa: Prospects for Future Happiness by Valerie Møller
English | PDF | 2021 | 197 Pages | ISBN : 3030657876 | 5.8 MB

This volume presents an account of how people in sub-Saharan Africa have fared under changing life circumstances of the past centuries until the present. By introducing the geography of the region it traces a time line of different historical periods that have shaped livelihoods of ordinary people of the region, and addresses the major milestones in political and economic development.

Asian Families in Canada and the United States: Implications for Mental Health and Well-Being

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Asian Families in Canada and the United States: Implications for Mental Health and Well-Being

Asian Families in Canada and the United States: Implications for Mental Health and Well-Being by Susan S. Chuang
English | PDF | 2021 | 293 Pages | ISBN : 3030564509 | 3.8 MB

This book presents a comprehensive overview of Asian families residing in Canada and the United States by portraying and analyzing Asian Canadian and Asian American immigrant families in an integrated yet nuanced way. Chapters use an interdisciplinary approach to provide more comprehensive coverage of the vast diversity as well as common trends and shared characteristics of Asian families. Specifically, the volume examines the experiences of families whose ancestry can be traced to East Asia, Southeast Asia, South Asia, and West Asia.

The Illustrated Self-Care Bible

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The Illustrated Self-Care Bible

The Illustrated Self-Care Bible: Maintaining positive self-care, including physical wellness, emotional wellness, and life-balance by Rachel Newcombe
2021 | ISBN: 0008417563, ASIN: B08KV464KP | English | 352 pages | EPUB | 112 MB

Connecting Healthcare Worker Well-Being, Patient Safety and Organisational Change: The Triple Challenge

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Connecting Healthcare Worker Well-Being, Patient Safety and Organisational Change: The Triple Challenge

Anthony Montgomery, "Connecting Healthcare Worker Well-Being, Patient Safety and Organisational Change: The Triple Challenge "
English | ISBN: 3030609979 | 2020 | 357 pages | EPUB, PDF | 8 MB + 5 MB

Goddesses Never Age: The Secret Prescription for Radiance, Vitality, and Well-Being

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Goddesses Never Age: The Secret Prescription for Radiance, Vitality, and Well-Being

Christiane Northrup M.D., "Goddesses Never Age: The Secret Prescription for Radiance, Vitality, and Well-Being"
English | ISBN: 1401945163 | 2015 | 408 pages | EPUB | 758 KB

Routledge Handbook of Well-Being (Routledge Handbooks)

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Routledge Handbook of Well-Being (Routledge Handbooks)

Routledge Handbook of Well-Being (Routledge Handbooks) by Kathleen T. Galvin
2018 | ISBN: 1138850101 | English | 358 pages | PDF | 6 MB

Aligning Perspectives in Gender Mainstreaming

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Aligning Perspectives in Gender Mainstreaming

Aligning Perspectives in Gender Mainstreaming: Gender, Health, Safety, and Wellbeing (Aligning Perspectives on Health, Safety and Well-Being)
by Juliet Hassard

English | 2021 | ISBN: 3030532682 | 208 Pages | PDF EPUB | 3 MB

Children and Adolescents in Times of Crises in Europe (Children’s Well-Being: Indicators and Research

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Children and Adolescents in Times of Crises in Europe (Children’s Well-Being: Indicators and Research

Marc Grimm, "Children and Adolescents in Times of Crises in Europe (Children’s Well-Being: Indicators and Research "
English | ISBN: 303016330X | 2019 | 225 pages | EPUB, PDF | 1001 KB + 2 MB

How Smart Is Your City?: Technological Innovation, Ethics and Inclusiveness

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How Smart Is Your City?: Technological Innovation, Ethics and Inclusiveness

How Smart Is Your City?: Technological Innovation, Ethics and Inclusiveness by Maria Isabel Aldinhas Ferreira
English | PDF | 2021 | 182 Pages | ISBN : 303056925X | 5.68 MB

This book focuses on the potential benefits that the so-called smart technologies have been bringing to the urban reality and to the management and governance of the city, simultaneously highlighting the necessity for its responsible and ethically guided deployment, respecting essential humanistic values.

Wealth(s) and Subjective Well-Being (Social Indicators Research Series

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Wealth(s) and Subjective Well-Being (Social Indicators Research Series

Gaël Brulé, "Wealth(s) and Subjective Well-Being (Social Indicators Research Series "
English | ISBN: 3030055345 | 2019 | 521 pages | EPUB, PDF | 11 MB + 7 MB

Public Perceptions of Radiation Effects on Health Risks and Well-Being: A Case of RFEMF Risk Perceptions in Malaysia (Repost)

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Public Perceptions of Radiation Effects on Health Risks and Well-Being: A Case of RFEMF Risk Perceptions in Malaysia (Repost)

Public Perceptions of Radiation Effects on Health Risks and Well-Being: A Case of RFEMF Risk Perceptions in Malaysia by Yusniza Kamarulzaman
English | PDF,EPUB | 2020 | 83 Pages | ISBN : 9813298936 | 11.7 MB

This book reports on the investigation of the public’s perception of Radio Frequency Electromagnetic Field (RF-EMF) radiation effects on health and well-being, in Malaysia. It elaborates on how understanding the impact of perceived risk is essential in order to investigate the explanatory value and effectiveness of interventions influencing these beliefs.