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  1. Shane J. Lopez
  1. Amy Wrzesniewski1,
  2. Kathryn Dekas2,
  3. Brent Rosso2,
  4. Shelly L. Gable3,
  5. Lisa Y. Flores4,
  6. Lizette Ojeda4,
  7. James O. Prochaska5,
  8. Janice M. Prochaska6,
  9. Grant J. Rich7,
  10. Nansook Park5,
  11. Ronald E. Riggio8,
  12. Karin Sommer9,
  13. Willibald Ruch9,
  14. Paul T. P. Wong10,
  15. Sherlyn Jimenez11,
  16. Theresa A. Thorkildsen12,
  17. Kurt M. Hanus13,
  18. Shane J. Lopez40,
  19. Candice A. Ackerman14,
  20. Rhea L. Owens14,
  21. Timothy D. Hodges15,
  22. James E. Maddux16,
  23. Amy Strachman17,
  24. Anthony M. Grant18,
  25. Susan Folkman19,
  26. Judith Tedlie Moskowitz19,
  27. Julie A. Garcia20,
  28. Diana T. Sanchez21,
  29. Eunkook M. Suh22,
  30. Minsun Sung22,
  31. Jennifer Teramoto Pedrotti20,
  32. Laurie A. Schreiner23,
  33. Eric R. Benson14,
  34. Stephen S. Illardi14,
  35. Søren Ventegodt24,
  36. Joav Merrick25,
  37. Rosabeth Moss Kanter26,
  38. Michelle N. Shiota27,
  39. Barbara Kerr14,
  40. Jack J. Bauer28,
  41. Michael S. Perciful28,
  42. Sherry L. Beaumont29,
  43. Jennifer S. Cheavens30,
  44. Laura E. Dreer31,
  45. Heather C. Abercrombie32,
  46. James W. Lichtenberg14,
  47. Pamela L. Knox33,
  48. Cynthia L. S. Pury34,
  49. Cooper Woodard35,
  50. Jeanne Nakamura36,
  51. Debbiesiu Lee37,
  52. Blaine J. Fowers37,
  53. Lisa M. Edwards38,
  54. Keyona M. Jarrett38,
  55. Glenn Adams14,
  56. Phia Salter14,
  57. Todd B. Kashdan16 and
  58. Paul J. Silvia39

Published Online: 2 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444306002.ch3

The Encyclopedia of Positive Psychology

The Encyclopedia of Positive Psychology

How to Cite

Wrzesniewski, A., Dekas, K., Rosso, B., Gable, S. L., Flores, L. Y., Ojeda, L., Prochaska, J. O., Prochaska, J. M., Rich, G. J., Park, N., Riggio, R. E., Sommer, K., Ruch, W., Wong, P. T. P., Jimenez, S., Thorkildsen, T. A., Hanus, K. M., Lopez, S. J., Ackerman, C. A., Owens, R. L., Hodges, T. D., Maddux, J. E., Strachman, A., Grant, A. M., Folkman, S., Moskowitz, J. T., Garcia, J. A., Sanchez, D. T., Suh, E. M., Sung, M., Pedrotti, J. T., Schreiner, L. A., Benson, E. R., Illardi, S. S., Ventegodt, S., Merrick, J., Kanter, R. M., Shiota, M. N., Kerr, B., Bauer, J. J., Perciful, M. S., Beaumont, S. L., Cheavens, J. S., Dreer, L. E., Abercrombie, H. C., Lichtenberg, J. W., Knox, P. L., Pury, C. L. S., Woodard, C., Nakamura, J., Lee, D., Fowers, B. J., Edwards, L. M., Jarrett, K. M., Adams, G., Salter, P., Kashdan, T. B. and Silvia, P. J. (2009) C, in The Encyclopedia of Positive Psychology (ed S. J. Lopez), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444306002.ch3

Editor Information

  1. The Clifton Strengths Institute and Gallup, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Yale University, USA

  2. 2

    University of Michigan, USA

  3. 3

    University of California – Santa Barbara, USA

  4. 4

    University of Missouri, USA

  5. 5

    University of Rhode Island, USA

  6. 6

    Pro-Change Behavior Systems, Inc., USA

  7. 7

    University of Alaska Southeast, USA

  8. 8

    Claremont McKenna College, USA

  9. 9

    University of Zurich, Switzerland

  10. 10

    Tyndale University College, Canada

  11. 11

    University of Connecticut, USA

  12. 12

    University of Illinois at Chicago, USA

  13. 13

    Michigan City High School, USA

  14. 14

    University of Kansas, USA

  15. 15

    Gallup, USA

  16. 16

    George Mason University, USA

  17. 17

    University of California – Los Angeles, USA

  18. 18

    University of Sydney, Australia

  19. 19

    University of California, San Francisco, USA

  20. 20

    California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo, USA

  21. 21

    Rutgers University, New Brunswick, USA

  22. 22

    Yonsei University, South Korea

  23. 23

    Azusa Pacific University, USA

  24. 24

    Nordic School of Holistic Medicine, Research Clinic for Holistic Medicine and Inter-University College, Graz, Austria

  25. 25

    National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Israel

  26. 26

    Harvard Business School, USA

  27. 27

    Arizona State University, USA

  28. 28

    University of Dayton, USA

  29. 29

    University of Northern British Columbia, USA

  30. 30

    Ohio State University, USA

  31. 31

    University of Alabama at Birmingham, UK

  32. 32

    University of Wisconsin, USA

  33. 33

    Tennessee Board of Regents, USA

  34. 34

    Clemson University, USA

  35. 35

    Wheaton College, USA

  36. 36

    Claremont Graduate University, USA

  37. 37

    University of Miamim, USA

  38. 38

    Marquette University, USA

  39. 39

    University of North Carolina at Greensboro, USA

  40. 40

    The Clifton Strengths Institute and Gallup, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 MAR 2009
  2. Published Print: 16 JAN 2009

Book Series:

  1. The Encyclopedia of Positive Psychology

Book Series Editors:

  1. Shane J. Lopez

Series Editor Information

  1. The Clifton Strengths Institute and Gallup, USA

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405161251

Online ISBN: 9781444306002

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Keywords:

  • career development;
  • character strengths (VIA);
  • chinese positive psychology;
  • Clifton youth strengths explorer;
  • complementary and alternative medicine;
  • Csikszentmihalyi, Mihaly;
  • cultural pluralism;
  • cultural values

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Calling

  • Capitalization

  • Career Development

  • Change (Stages of)

  • Character Education

  • Character Strengths (VIA)

  • Charisma

  • Cheerfulness

  • Chinese Positive Psychology

  • Civic Responsibility and Virtues

  • Civility

  • Clifton StrengthsFinder

  • Clifton Youth StrengthsExplorer

  • Clifton, Donald O.

  • Clinical Psychology

  • Close Relationships

  • Coaching Psychology

  • Cognitive Appraisal

  • Collective Self-Esteem

  • Collective Well-Being

  • Collectivism

  • College Student Development

  • Common Factors

  • Compassion

  • Complementary and Alternative Medicine

  • Confidence

  • Conscientiousness

  • Consciousness

  • Constructivism

  • Contentment

  • Coping

  • Cortisol

  • Counseling Psychology

  • Courage

  • Creativity

  • Csikszentmihalyi, Mihaly

  • Cultural Pluralism

  • Cultural Values

  • Culture

  • Curiosity

  • References