Perspectives on the Intersection of Multiculturalism and Positive Psychology

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ISBN: 978-94-017-8653-9 (Print) 978-94-017-8654-6 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xviii

  2. Theoretical Underpinnings and Research Issues

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-16

      History of Cultural Context in Positive Psychology: We Finally Come to the Start of the Journey

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      Pages 17-30

      Broad Definitions of Culture in the Field of Multicultural Psychology

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      Pages 31-44

      Multicultural Considerations in Measurement and Classification of Positive Psychology

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      Pages 45-57

      Methodological Issues in Positive Psychology Research with Diverse Populations: Exploring Strengths Among Chinese Adults

  3. Specific Constructs

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 59-59

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      Pages 61-74

      Affective Well-Being Viewed Through a Lens of Race and Ethnicity

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      Pages 75-91

      Cognitive Constructs in the Context of Positive Psychology

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      Pages 93-105

      Relationships in Multicultural Contexts

  4. Specific Populations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 107-107

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      Pages 109-124

      Positive Psychology Across the Lifespan

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      Pages 125-141

      Positive Psychology and Gender

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      Pages 143-157

      Religion, Spirituality, and Positive Psychology: Strengthening Well-Being

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      Pages 159-173

      Social Class Mobility and Positive Psychology

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      Pages 175-188

      Disability and Positive Psychology

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      Pages 189-202

      Positive Psychology and LGBTQ Populations

  5. Applications of Positive Psychology in Multicultural Contexts

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 203-203

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      Pages 205-218

      Positive Psychological Practices in Multicultural School Settings

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      Pages 219-233

      A Positive Approach to Multiculturalism and Diversity Management in the Workplace

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      Pages 235-249

      Infusing Multiculturalism and Positive Psychology in Psychotherapy

  6. Conclusion

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 251-251

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      Pages 253-266

      Future Directions for a More Multiculturally Competent (and Humble) Positive Psychology

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 267-274