Psychology of Gratitude

ISBN-10: 0195150104

ISBN-13: 9780195150100

Edition: 2004

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Description: 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.

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Book details

List price: $67.00
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 2/26/2004
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 384
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 1.496
Language: English

Foreword
Contributors
The Psychology of Gratitude: An Introduction
Philosophical and Theological Foundations
Gratitude in the History of Ideas
Gratitude in Judaism
The Blessings of Gratitude: A Conceptual Analysis
Social, Personality, and Developmental Approaches to Gratitude
Gratitude in Modern Life: Its Manifestations and Development
The Gratitude of Exchange and the Gratitude of Caring: A Developmental-Interactionist Perspective of Moral Emotion
Parent of the Virtues? The Prosocial Contours of Gratitude
Perspectives from Emotion Theory
Gratitude, Like Other Positive Emotions, Broadens and Builds
Gratitude and Subjective Well-Being
Perspectives from Anthropology and Biology
Gratitude and Gift Exchange
Primate Social Reciprocity and the Origin of Gratitude
The Grateful Heart: The Psychophysiology of Appreciation
Discussion and Conclusions
Gratitude: Considerations from a Moral Perspective
Gratitude as Thankfulness and as Gratefulness
Annotated Bibliography of Psychological Research on Gratitude
Index
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