Religion and Spirituality Across Cultures

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ISBN: 978-94-017-8949-3 (Print) 978-94-017-8950-9 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-vi

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    Pages 1-18

    Introduction: Positive Psychology of Religion Across Traditions and Beliefs

  3. Positive Psychology within the Context of Specific Religions

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      Pages 19-19

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      Pages 21-45

      Virtues That Transcend: Positive Psychology in Jewish Texts and Tradition

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      Pages 47-70

      The Contributions of Christian Perspectives and Practices to Positive Psychology

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      Pages 71-85

      Religiosity and Well-Being in a Muslim Context

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      Pages 87-100

      Fostering Meaning, Social Connection, and Well-Being Through Hindu Beliefs and Practices

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      Pages 101-124

      Buddhism and Positive Psychology

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      Pages 125-136

      Sikhism and Positive Psychology

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      Pages 137-159

      American Indian Traditional Ways: Convergence and Divergence with Positive Psychology

  4. Variations in the Paths to Positivity and Religiosity

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 161-161

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      Pages 163-175

      Religiosity and Subjective Well-Being: An International Perspective

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      Pages 177-201

      Religious/Spiritual Meaning Systems: Multiple Pathways to Well-Being

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      Pages 203-225

      Mindfulness, Consciousness, Spirituality, and Well-Being

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      Pages 227-246

      Mind-Body Practices and the Neuro-psychology of Wellbeing

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      Pages 247-269

      Religion, Emotion Regulation, and Well-Being

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      Pages 271-285

      Humility and Religion: Benefits, Difficulties, and a Model of Religious Tolerance

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      Pages 287-301

      Gratitude and Spirituality: A Review of Theory and Research

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      Pages 303-318

      Religion and Forgiveness of Others

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      Pages 319-335

      Religious Ecstasy and Other Intense Emotions

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      Pages 337-353

      Spiritual Resilience and Struggle Following the Experience of a Stroke

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      Pages 355-369

      Religiosity and Immigrant Family Narratives in Korean American Young Adults