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ERIC Number: EJ608607
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-1522-9734
Positive Psychology: The Emerging Paradigm.
Csikszentmihalyi, Mihaly
NAMTA Journal, v25 n2 p5-25 Spr 2000
Discusses positive psychology, which focuses on health and well-being utilizing the elements of belief, hope, self-esteem, responsibility, elation, and wisdom as the basis of psychological theory and practice. Describes efforts to change the psychology field, including identifying promising young professionals, establishing monetary prizes, and establishing academic centers. Presents questions and answers regarding the application of positive psychology to education. (KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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