2013

Mental Well-Being

International Contributions to the Study of Positive Mental Health

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ISBN: 978-94-007-5194-1 (Print) 978-94-007-5195-8 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

  2. Toward an International Epidemiology of Positive Mental Health

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-28

      Promoting and Protecting Positive Mental Health: Early and Often Throughout the Lifespan

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      Pages 29-50

      Complete Mental Health in South Australian Youth: Prevalence, Measurement, and Promotion

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      Pages 51-70

      The Complete Mental Health Model: The Social Distribution of Mental Health and Mental Illness in the Dutch Population

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      Pages 71-90

      The Prevalence of Levels of Well-Being Revisited in an African Context

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      Pages 91-109

      Prevalence and Correlates of Complete Mental Health in the South Korean Adult Population

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      Pages 111-132

      Positive Mental Health: Measurement, Prevalence, and Correlates in a Chinese Cultural Context

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      Pages 133-150

      The Warwick-Edinburgh Mental Well-Being Scale (WEMWBS): Performance in Different Cultural and Geographical Groups

  3. Toward an Internationalized Understanding of Mechanisms of Positive Mental Health

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 151-151

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      Pages 153-176

      Universals and Cultural Differences in the Causes and Structure of Happiness: A Multilevel Review

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      Pages 177-207

      Mental Well-Being in Iran: The Importance of Comprehensive Well-Being in Understanding the Linkages of Personality and Values

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      Pages 209-229

      Emotional Well-Being and Self-Control Skills of Children and Adolescents: The Israeli Perspective

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      Pages 231-257

      The Nature of Happiness: Nature Affiliation and Mental Well-Being

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      Pages 259-274

      Physiological Correlates of Mental Well-Being

  4. Toward the Application of Positive Mental Health Internationally

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 275-275

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      Pages 277-297

      Recovery: A Complete Mental Health Perspective

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      Pages 299-329

      The Significance of Salutogenesis and Well-Being in Mental Health Promotion: From Theory to Practice

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      Pages 331-353

      Positive Psychology Interventions: Research Evidence, Practical Utility, and Future Steps

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      Pages 355-384

      Promoting Positive Mental Health and Well-Being: Practice and Policy

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 385-388