The Resource The human quest for meaning : theories, research, and applications, edited by Paul T.P. Wong

The human quest for meaning : theories, research, and applications, edited by Paul T.P. Wong

Label
The human quest for meaning : theories, research, and applications
Title
The human quest for meaning
Title remainder
theories, research, and applications
Statement of responsibility
edited by Paul T.P. Wong
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF463.M4
LC item number
H86 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wong, Paul T. P
Series statement
Personality and clinical psychology.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Meaning (Psychology)
  • Meaning (Psychology)
  • Sinn
  • Sinnfindung
  • Lebenssinn
  • Psychologie
  • Persönlichkeitspsychologie
  • Klinische Psychologie
  • Meinungsbildung
Label
The human quest for meaning : theories, research, and applications, edited by Paul T.P. Wong
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Theories -- -- Toward a dual-system model of what makes life worth living / Paul T.P. Wong -- The search for meaning in evolutionary goal-theory perspective and its clinical implications / Eric Klinger -- Creative meaning through making decisions / Salvatore R. Maddi -- Motivation, meaning, and wellness : A self-determination perspective on the creation and internalization of personal meanings and life goals / Netta Weinstein, Richard M. Ryan, and Edward L. Deci -- Meaning and personality / Dan P. McAdams -- Positive affect and meaning in life : The intersection of hedonism and eudaimonia / Laura R. King and Joshua A. Hicks -- On the distinction between subjective well-being and meaning in life : Regulatory versus reconstructive functions in the face of a hostile world / Dov Shmotkin and Amit Shrira -- Experiencing meaning in life : Optimal functioning at the nexus of well-being, psychopathology, and spirituality / Michael F. Steger -- The measure of love / Arthur Aron and Elaine N. Aron -- Meaning and death attitudes / Adrian Tomer -- Existential well-being and health / Carol D. Ryff -- Relational Buddhism : A psychological quest for meaning and sustainable happiness / Maurits G.T. Kwee -- -- Part II. Research -- -- Character strengths and the life of meaning / Christopher Peterson and Nansook Park -- The construction of meaning from life events : Empirical studies of personal narratives / Kristin L. Sommer, Roy F. Baumeister, and Tyler F. Stillman -- Autobiographical memory and personal meaning : Stable versus flexible meanings of remembered life experiences / Denise R. Beike and Travis S. Crone -- Life meaning and purpose in life among Chinese adolescents : What can we learn from Chinese studies in Hong Kong? / Daniel T.L. Shek -- Meaning-in-life measures and development of a brief version of the personal meaning profile / Marvin J. McDonald, Paul T.P. Wong, and Daniel T. Gingras -- Restoring, maintaining, and enhancing personal meaning in life through autobiographical methods / Gary T. Reker, James E. Birren, and Cheryl M. Svensson -- Meaning in life and healthy aging / Neal Krause -- Personal meaning in life and psychosocial adaptation in the later years / Gary T. Reker and Paul T.P. Wong -- Meaning and agency in the context of genetic testing for familial cancer / Lisa G. Aspinwall, Samantha L. Leaf, and Sancy A. Leachman -- -- Part III. Applictions -- -- Clinical approaches to discrepancies in meaning : Conceptualization, assessment, and treatment / Jeanne M. Slattery, and Crystal L. Park -- Meaning and meaning making in cancer survivorship / Crystal L. Park -- When meaning is threatened : The importance of goal adjustment for psychological and physical health / Carsten Wrosch ... [et al.] -- Pathways to personal transformation : Theoretical and empirical developments / Richard G. Tedeschi and Lawrence G. Calhoun -- The human heart or recovering the meaning of life : A theory integrating sexuality, meaning of life, and sense of coherence applied in holistic therapy / Søren Ventegodt and Joav Merrick -- A meaning-centered approach to building youth resilience / Paul T.P. Wong and Lilian C.J. Wong -- From logotherapy to meaning-centered counseling and therapy / Paul T.P. Wong
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xlvi, 719 pages
Isbn
9780415876773
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011028347
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
100536597
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)741273689
  • (OCoLC)ocn741273689
Label
The human quest for meaning : theories, research, and applications, edited by Paul T.P. Wong
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Theories -- -- Toward a dual-system model of what makes life worth living / Paul T.P. Wong -- The search for meaning in evolutionary goal-theory perspective and its clinical implications / Eric Klinger -- Creative meaning through making decisions / Salvatore R. Maddi -- Motivation, meaning, and wellness : A self-determination perspective on the creation and internalization of personal meanings and life goals / Netta Weinstein, Richard M. Ryan, and Edward L. Deci -- Meaning and personality / Dan P. McAdams -- Positive affect and meaning in life : The intersection of hedonism and eudaimonia / Laura R. King and Joshua A. Hicks -- On the distinction between subjective well-being and meaning in life : Regulatory versus reconstructive functions in the face of a hostile world / Dov Shmotkin and Amit Shrira -- Experiencing meaning in life : Optimal functioning at the nexus of well-being, psychopathology, and spirituality / Michael F. Steger -- The measure of love / Arthur Aron and Elaine N. Aron -- Meaning and death attitudes / Adrian Tomer -- Existential well-being and health / Carol D. Ryff -- Relational Buddhism : A psychological quest for meaning and sustainable happiness / Maurits G.T. Kwee -- -- Part II. Research -- -- Character strengths and the life of meaning / Christopher Peterson and Nansook Park -- The construction of meaning from life events : Empirical studies of personal narratives / Kristin L. Sommer, Roy F. Baumeister, and Tyler F. Stillman -- Autobiographical memory and personal meaning : Stable versus flexible meanings of remembered life experiences / Denise R. Beike and Travis S. Crone -- Life meaning and purpose in life among Chinese adolescents : What can we learn from Chinese studies in Hong Kong? / Daniel T.L. Shek -- Meaning-in-life measures and development of a brief version of the personal meaning profile / Marvin J. McDonald, Paul T.P. Wong, and Daniel T. Gingras -- Restoring, maintaining, and enhancing personal meaning in life through autobiographical methods / Gary T. Reker, James E. Birren, and Cheryl M. Svensson -- Meaning in life and healthy aging / Neal Krause -- Personal meaning in life and psychosocial adaptation in the later years / Gary T. Reker and Paul T.P. Wong -- Meaning and agency in the context of genetic testing for familial cancer / Lisa G. Aspinwall, Samantha L. Leaf, and Sancy A. Leachman -- -- Part III. Applictions -- -- Clinical approaches to discrepancies in meaning : Conceptualization, assessment, and treatment / Jeanne M. Slattery, and Crystal L. Park -- Meaning and meaning making in cancer survivorship / Crystal L. Park -- When meaning is threatened : The importance of goal adjustment for psychological and physical health / Carsten Wrosch ... [et al.] -- Pathways to personal transformation : Theoretical and empirical developments / Richard G. Tedeschi and Lawrence G. Calhoun -- The human heart or recovering the meaning of life : A theory integrating sexuality, meaning of life, and sense of coherence applied in holistic therapy / Søren Ventegodt and Joav Merrick -- A meaning-centered approach to building youth resilience / Paul T.P. Wong and Lilian C.J. Wong -- From logotherapy to meaning-centered counseling and therapy / Paul T.P. Wong
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xlvi, 719 pages
Isbn
9780415876773
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011028347
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
100536597
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)741273689
  • (OCoLC)ocn741273689

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